Resources

Global Digital Finance, together with its community of industry expert members, is driving the acceleration and adoption of digital finance to support the next era of digital commerce.

Reports

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ESG Summit Output

Read the notes from the GDF Global Summit on ESG and crypto’s role in sustainability, held in November 2021. ...
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Roundtable Report: DeFi

GDF members convened in October 2020 to discuss what holds DeFi back, the regulatory challenges, and convergence of CeFi and DeFi. Read the report here. ...
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GDF INDUSTRY ROUNDTABLE WITH BIS AND IMF

On 9 November 2021, Global Digital Finance (GDF) chaired a roundtable discussion on the topic of central bank digital currency (CBDC) and policy considerations ...
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Press

New German institutional crypto investment ru ...

New German rules on institutional investment in crypto assets will ‘open the gates’ for mass adoption of the asset class, Global Digital Finance (GDF), the ...
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Namibia: Regulatory Changes in Germany May Op ...

Global Digital Finance (GDF), an industry body with more than 100 global financial organisations as members, expects other regulators to follow the German exam ...
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Lead Republican behind infrastructure bill ne ...

The senator's stance is surprising, given that he previously called the section on brokers in the proposed bill a “common-sense provision.” ...
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REGULATORY RESPONSES

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Response to the White House OSTP on the ...

09.05.2022 The GDF ESG Working Group has responded to the White House Office of Science and Technology's request for input on the climate implications of di ...
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Response to the OECD on the Crypto-Asset ...

GDF supports the aim of the CARF to ensure global tax transparency. The OECD’s stated rationale in the Public Consultation Document for adopting the CARF was ...
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OECD, Crypto-Asset Reporting Framework a ...

Read the GDF input to the OECD on the Crypto-Asset Reporting Framework and Amendments to the Common Reporting Standard, Public Consultation Document. ...
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WHITEPAPERS & TAXONOMIES

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Crypto Asset Safekeeping & Custody ...

This document provides an overview of different custody solutions and customer considerations for custodians, focusing on education and best practice from the u ...
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GDF Taxonomy for Cryptographic Assets

The cryptographic asset taxonomy document has been created by a group of professionals from across financial services, law and cryptoassets industry practitione ...
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Stablecoin Taxonomy and Key Consideratio ...

This document offers a definition and taxonomy through which stablecoin products can be identified and understood, including a discussion of some key considerat ...
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