Being the main regulator of fintech business in Gibraltar, GFSC is also charged with issuing licenses authorizing this kind of activities. If you are planning on opening a company in the state of Gibraltar, you will need a license for:
- organizing investment activities in the state of Gibraltar
- conducting investment activities as principals or agents
- investment-related advice in Gibraltar
- accepting deposits
- payment-related services
In the state of Gibraltar, consumer lending is an activity that is regulated by multiple laws. Provision of mortgage loans in Gibraltar is governed by respective EU legislation.
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CIS in the State of Gibraltar
The 2011 Financial Services Act is the main legislative piece of legislation that governs all collective investment schemes in the state of Gibraltar.
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AIFs in the State of Gibraltar
The majority of funds in the state of Gibraltar include either EIFs or privately owned funds (only 50 investors allowed; no public ownership).Regulating investment advisors & managing CIS in the state of Gibraltar is done as per AIFMD Directive. To accomodate provisions of AIFMD, some amendments have been made to the local regulations.
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How is Crowdfunding Regulated in the State of Gibraltar?
Gibraltar has no special crowdfunding regime. Currently, MiFID is heavily reliant on specific provisions in the local legislation.
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Payment-Related Services in the State of Gibraltar
All financial & payment-related services in the state of Gibraltar are governed by the 2nd Payment Services Directive. The latter has been implemented in national law as per the payment services regulations adopted in 2018.
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How Insurance Products Are Sold by Fintech Companies
Just like companies selling traditional insurance products, fintech companies engaging in the same kind of activities are regulated by the same laws .
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Data Protection in the State of Gibraltar
Just like in the EU, data protection in the state of Gibraltar is regulated by respective data protection legislation.
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