0 minsPublished on 9/11/2023

MoonPay secures registration as a Virtual Asset Service Provider (VASP) in Liechtenstein

The principality’s Financial Market Authority has approved MoonPay's application.

By Thomas Hook

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We’re delighted to announce that the Liechtenstein Financial Market Authority (FMA) has granted MoonPay approval for its registration as a TT Exchange Service Provider.

This enables MoonPay to facilitate the exchange of virtual assets and fiat currencies within the borders of Liechtenstein.

MoonPay continues to champion efforts to simplify the exchange of crypto assets globally. We will maintain our active engagement with regulatory authorities across the globe to encourage innovation in a way that safeguards consumers.

"MoonPay is thrilled to expand upon our European registrations as further evidence of our compliance with European regulations. We continue to monitor developments in the implementation of MiCA and will fully comply with that framework once it takes effect," said Max Crown, Co-Founder and CFO of MoonPay.

To date, MoonPay has received three registrations in the European Economic Area, a registration in the UK, and 42 Money Transmitter Licenses to operate across the U.S.

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Thomas Hook
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