Industry Insights: DLT Pilot Regime – Insights from the Cockpit

Industry Insights: DLT Pilot Regime – Insights from the Cockpit

Dr. Carola Rathke and Dr. Anika Patz from YPOG – Industry Insights

The Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Pilot Regime is a regulatory sandbox framework to support innovative businesses and startups in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industries. The regime creates a controlled environment where companies can test their products by combining trading and settlement in one infrastructure with DLT TSS. It provides several advantages, such as reduced regulatory burdens, flexibility, and new opportunities for businesses. 

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About the lecturer

Dr. Carola Rathke is a Partner at YPOG, a boutique tax and business law firm providing cutting-edge, hands-on solutions for our clients’ most crucial and challenging legal issues. Furthermore, she focuses on advising companies using distributed ledger technology and tokenized (investment) products such as crypto funds and token offerings, including non-fungible tokens.

LinkedIn profile of Dr. Carola Rathke

Dr. Anika Patz is an Associated Partner in the banking & financial services unit of YPOG. Anika advises banks, financial services institutions, investment firms, investment fund managers and depositaries, institutional investors, FinTech companies, stock exchanges, and multilateral trading venues, particularly on regulatory topics and compliance and money laundering matters. Before joining YPOG, Anika was a senior associate at Eversheds Sutherland in the banking team led by Dr. Carola Rathke. Before that, she worked as in-house legal counsel for Boerse Stuttgart Digital Exchange GmbH. Börse Stuttgart Digital Exchange is a Germany-based MTF for digital assets. Anika started her career at a Berlin-based law firm focusing on banking and financial services law.

LinkedIn profile of Dr. Anika Patz

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