GDF is an industry membership body that promotes the adoption of best practices for cryptoassets and digital finance technologies, through the development of conduct standards, in a shared engagement forum with market participants, policymakers and regulators.


Applications for GDF Working Memberships are open


Contribute to our Code of Conduct by joining one of our open working groups. Participation in working groups is open to all members.

Global Digital Finance is an industry body driving the acceleration and adoption of digital finance to support the next era of digital commerce, dedicated to the advancement of next-generation technologies in finance for society.

We promote an inclusive vision for financial services in which crypto and digital assets markets can evolve and grow and complement within traditional financial services. The global formation and distribution of capital has value to both new market entrants and incumbents in financial services.

Global Digital Finance endeavours to drive efficient, fair and transparent crypto asset markets by building a knowledge base and best practice for “Truly Digital” finance and the benefits tokens can bring all market participants.


Global Digital Finance and Global Business Blockchain Council (GBBC) have partnered to co-host a weekly global town hall with Policymakers and Business Leaders to hear their insights into the emerging COVID-19 crisis and field questions from members of the community. Sign up in our events section.


Global Digital Finance brings together industry practitioners, policymakers, financial regulators, central bankers, and academics to develop global governance and policies for crypto and digital assets markets.


Global Digital Finance provides open access to all resources produced by our community, including our taxonomy, codes of conduct and outreach to regulators and policy makers on behalf of the community.

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