UAE regulator approves crypto trading in free zone

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UAE regulator approves crypto trading in free zone

The Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) and the Dubai World Trade Centre Authority (DWTCA) have agreed to support the regulation, offering, issuance, listing and trading of crypto assets and related financial activities within DWTCA's free zone. In a statement issued by the SCA on 22 September, it said the agreement establishes a framework that allows DWTCA to issue the necessary approvals and licenses for the conduct of financial activities relating to crypto assets. The agreeme...

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