BCA Solutions (BCAS) is a well-established team of regulatory and technical specialists, with involvement in the blockchain and crypto-asset industries spanning back to 2013. BCAS’ comprehensive service offering can largely be categorized into regulatory and licensing, blockchain development & implementation, and cybersecurity & auditing services. In terms of regulatory and licensing services, BCAS is present and operating in Malta, Liechtenstein, and Singapore, and therefore well-equipped in providing assistance in such jurisdictions; moreover, BCAS is a licensed VFA Agent in Malta.
About the role
The BCAS Group is looking for a lawyer experienced in financial services & capital markets to join its fast-growing team. The candidate should have at least three years’ worth of hands-on experience on regulatory matters related to frameworks such as the Investment Services Act, the Financial Markets Act, and the Financial Institutions Act, and should have a keen interest in following the latest developments across such industries. Preference will be given to those candidates who also have additional experience/knowledge in virtual financial assets and banking.
Some of the undertaken functions include the following:
– Regulatory advice to clients or interested third parties in light of the ISA, FIA, FMA, VFA and ancillary frameworks – Liaison with the regulatory authorities – Handling regulatory applications on behalf of the clients – Working on legal opinions classifying DLT Assets under various legal regimes – General liaison with clients – Research related to the sectors of financial services and capital markets.
Apart from covering regulatory matters related to the Maltese legislative framework, the candidate will also have the opportunity to work on regulatory matters related to third party jurisdictions such as Liechtenstein and Singapore. The candidate should be ready to work in an extremely fast-paced environment. Self-motivation is key. Variety and novelty of work are one of the benefits for this particular role, as well as direct contact with some notable companies in their respective fields. Training with respect to innovative sectors such as virtual financial assets can be provided.
Contract type: Indefinite
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