May 15 - Gibraltar Government IT Systems “Unaffected” By Global Ransomware Attack

Authorities in Gibraltar say they continue to closely monitor events surrounding Friday's global ransomware cyber attack that targeted organisations and individuals in various countries. In particular, local authorities are monitoring attacks targeting various sectors across the United Kingdom, where agencies continue to work and cooperate closely to investigate the attacks and restore services to those affected areas.

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Apr 25 - Cryptocurrency Working Group – Distributed Ledger Technology

In January last year, the Government published for consultation a document titled, ‘Virtual Currency: Outline Regulatory Framework’ the second such paper on this subject produced by the Cryptocurrency Working Group. After considering the feedback received from private sector firms and many other interested parties, further detailed work continued on this project including engaging with the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC). The consultation process indicated a strong preference from firms for the GFSC to be the Regulator for these proposed activities.

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