KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 14): The Capital Markets and Services (Prescription of Securities) (Digital Currency and Digital Token) Order 2019 will come into force tomorrow (Jan 15) to allow the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) to regulate digital assets as prescribed securities. 

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said today the offering of such instruments, comprising digital currencies and tokens, as well as its associated activities, will require authorisation from the SC and need to comply with the relevant securities laws and regulations. 


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