The Pacte law has established a specific and innovative regulatory framework for digital assets. It defined categories of services that may be licenced by the AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers) on an optional basis, the first four of which are required to comply with a registration procedure.
1- the custody of digital assets on behalf of a client,
2- the service of buying or selling digital assets for legal tender,
3- trading of digital assets against other digital assets,
4- the operation of a trading platform for digital assets,
5- other services on digital assets, such as the reception and transmission of orders for digital assets, the management of digital asset portfolios, advice to investors in digital assets, digital asset underwriting, the guaranteed placement of digital assets, the non-guaranteed placement of digital assets.
Paymium has been registered as a Digital Asset Service Provider (DASP) since March 2021 under no. E2021-011.
Please see this page for the criteria for obtaining DASP status.