Cryptocurrency friendly countries

Countries that welcome crypto-currency company registration and multi-currency corporate bank account, and regulatory license (if required)

  1. Malta
  2. Isle of Man
  3. Poland
  4. Gibraltar (with legal opinion)
  5. Hungary
  6. Denmark
  7. Georgia
  8. Romania
  9. Belarus
  10. Japan (must appoint local Japanese speaking bank representative)
  11. Korea (new restrictions from crypto-exchanges in place, making Korea less attractive)
  12. Bahrain
  13. Many carribean countries including Caymans Islands, but not Bermuda (Cayman banks can require a legal opinion)
  14. South Africa (must have bank signatory with local visa status or resident)
  15. New Zealand
  16. Australia (recently passed crypto-currency regulations)

Countries that allow crypto-currency company registration only. Multi-currency corporate bank account must be elsewhere

  1. Singapore
  2. Bermuda
  3. Hong Kong
  4. Bulgaria
  5. Cyprus
  6. Labuan
  7. Delaware
  8. Baltic countries
  9. Nevada
  10. UAE offshore company and Dubai Silicon Oasis FZE
  11. UK and Germany corporate bank account

Countries to consider

  1. Cambodia
  2. Labuan
  3. Slovakia and Slovenia
  4. Croatia
  5. Moldova
  6. Taiwan
  7. Australia
  8. Costa Rica

Countries to stay away from

  1. Estonia
  2. China
  3. Russia
  4. Vietnam
  5. Brazil
  6. India