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United Arab Emirates Recognizes Crypto Assets as Securities
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United Arab Emirates Recognizes Crypto Assets as Securities

In early September 2018, the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced that it had approved a plan to regulate ICOs and recognize issued tokens as securities. Most recently, Dr. Hans Koning and Dr. David Meszaros— who are both familiar with the UAE cryptocurrency legislation— provided their input on the…