Crypto is a fast-moving sector where new trends — decentralized finance and nonfungible tokens among them — accelerate in the blink of an eye. And as demand for digital assets grows, the need for regulation grows too.
Anticipating those regulations and having the systems in place for future compliance can position crypto exchanges as industry leaders. Those that do the bare minimum risk falling behind as customers turn to more trusted options.
Exchanges, though, can adopt a substantial role in setting the regulatory tone by taking the initiative to go beyond compliance and better protect their users. That can help a business build a reputation for security and deliver a compelling point of difference from the competition. More than that, it can show regulators how policies can work in practice.
The business case
Prioritizing adaptable, futureproof solutions can make it easier for exchanges to expand quickly into new markets. It can help them control operating costs, reduce risks…