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Digital Asset Association Ramps up in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global DCA is pleased to announce that it has retained Atlas Crossing, a strategic intelligence and public affairs consulting firm, to enhance its U.S. federal outreach efforts. As Global DCA continues to establish itself as the leading self-regulatory association for the digital asset and cryptocurrency industry, Atlas Crossing will utilize its decades of collective bipartisan experience to cultivate Congressional and federal agency advocacy on behalf of Global DCA, advising on strategy to foster responsible regulations, serve as a resource to policymakers and provide a platform for industy's engagement. "Our partnership with Atlas Crossing greatly enhances our ability to align with legislative and regulatory priorities while developing standards for the industry," said Matt Lisle, Chairman of the Interim Board of Global DCA. "Atlas Crossing has a successful track record managing broad coalitions to advocate for smart regulation for the benefit of all stakeholders, and that expertise will better position Global DCA as a credible industry advocate in Washington, D.C. at a critical time for the industry." The Global Digital Asset and Cryptocurrency Association Hires D.C.-Based Public Affairs Consulting Firm Atlas Crossing"Our firm looks forward to representing Global DCA in Washington and helping to build its brand as a responsible leader and standard setter in the digital asset and cryptocurrency industry," said Sean Joyce, Founder and CEO of Atlas Crossing. "There is certainly a lot of attention in Washington surrounding the digital asset space, and now more than ever policymakers need to hear from responsible actors like the members of Global DCA who are focused on fostering financial innovation and...

Croke Fairchild joins Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association

Croke Fairchild Morgan & Beres is pleased to share we have joined the Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association (Global DCA) as an affiliate member. Global DCA supports the growth of the global digital economy, guiding the evolution of digital assets, cryptocurrencies, and underlying technology through standards and consensus-based solutions that address the major challenges facing the industry. To read more, click HERE:

Not All Exchanges Are Created Equal: Top Four Criteria to Consider When Selecting a Crypto-Exchange

Savvy traders and institutional users bound by fiduciary duties to protect end investors should conduct careful due diligence when selecting a platform. Not all exchanges are created equal – especially when it comes to crypto. Here’s what to look for when choosing a digital asset trading platform, write Gabriella Kusz, Board Member of the Global Digital Asset and Cryptocurrency Association, and Kristin Boggiano, Co-Founder and President of CrossTower. Read the full article HERE:

TABB Forum / Global DCA Crypto Connection 2021 Conference: June 8 & 9 2021

The event was an overwhelming success with 1900 participants representing over 1300 institutions that brought together the best and the brightest in the industry speaking about opportunities, challenges and solutions in the new digital era! 2021 Crypto Connection Conference

EFRAG Webinar: Accounting for Crypto-assets (liabilities)

On Tuesday 6 July 2021, EFRAG hosted a webinar on the issues related to accounting for crypto-assets (liabilities) under IFRS standards. Olivier Scherer (EFRAG Board member, Chair of the Corporate Reporting Policy Group Accountancy Europe, IFRS Technical leader-PwC France) moderated the event. Speakers and panellists included: Isabel Batista, EFRAG Senior Technical Manager Chiara del Prete, EFRAG TEG Chairwoman Flora Camp, Partner-PwC France Maria Erviti Legara, Member of EFRAG Financial Instruments Working Group, Director of Accounting & Prudential Policies at BBVA Dennis Jullens, EFRAG TEG member, lecturer at the University of Amsterdam Bruce Mackenzie, IASB Board member Vincent Papa, EFRAG Associate Director Renata Szkoda, Board member Global Digital Assets and Cryptocurrencies Association and CFO/COO at Blue Fire Capital Click BELOW to view this event

FIX and DCA See Rosy Future for Digital Assets

In the last 12 months, there has been a sea change in the crypto markets with a shift from the sentiment-driven retail model and speculative trading to a more mature, long-term investment approach, as new institutional players begin allocating a portion of their investments to crypto assets, Tony Pettipiece, Chair of the Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Public Policy & Regulation Committee, said. “These more stable institutional flows have led to a broadening of the investor base, higher volumes in crypto derivatives, and a solidifying impact on liquidity, though volatility can still be high,” he told Traders Magazine. To read more, click HERE:

Brane Capital President Jerome Dwight To Participate In Global DCA’s Crypto Connection 2021 Conference, Featuring Mark Cuban, Mike Novogratz

OTTAWA, Ontario , May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brane Capital, a leading North American cryptocurrency custodian, announced today that Jerome Dwight , the company's president, will participate in the Global Digital Asset and Cryptocurrency Association's (Global DCA) Crypto Connection 2021 Conference. The conference's speakers include prominent crypto investors Mark Cuban and Mark Novogratz. To learn more, click HERE:

The Crypto-Conscious Awakening – Rising to the Opportunity for Industry Stewardship

There are a number of different manners and methods with which the Cryptomining industry has sought to embrace and integrate sustainable business practices into its operations. Although such issues rose to national and global attention in the past two weeks – industry leaders have been working to align their businesses with sustainable business principles for the past few years. This article provides an update on progress made in this area, as the Cryptomining industry is getting more organized in its effort to achieve greater sustainability. To read more, please click HERE:

FIX Trading Community and Global DCA Agree to Join Efforts in Digital Asset Knowledge Share

London, New York, Hong Kong, 17 May 2021: The FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading and the Global Digital Asset & Cryptocurrency Association (Global DCA), the global self-regulatory association for the digital asset & cryptocurrency industry, each recognize that their complementary efforts can be strategically combined to further promote standardization for trading digital assets. The organizations have therefore agreed to share information and experience to achieve their common goals. The FIX Trading Community owns and maintains the FIX Protocol and has an active Digital Asset Working Group (DAWG) focused on the use of FIX for the electronic trading of digital assets. The DAWG co-chairs also participate in ISO TC68/SC8/WG3 in the development of other standards for this industry. The Global DCA was established to guide the evolution of digital assets, cryptocurrencies, and the underlying blockchain technology within a regulatory framework designed to build public trust, foster market integrity, and maximize economic opportunity for all participants. The FIX Trading Community DAWG and Global DCA will cooperate to promote the development and use of standards for the entire life cycle of the electronic trading of digital assets from buyside, sell-side, exchanges/trading venues, settlement/custody, and regulatory compliance/reporting. Tony Pettipiece, Board of Directors and Chair of the Policy & Regulation Committee at the Global DCA commented: “We are excited to be working with the FIX Trading Community to help shape the evolving standards for the trading of digital assets, and also to leverage the expertise of GDCA members by FIX institutional...

Earth Day Event – Cryptomining Industry Transformation and the Digital Asset Ecosystem: April 22, 2021