in Liechtenstein

Initial Coin Offering (Token Generation Event) in Liechtenstein as a method of crowdfunding in or through Liechtenstein does not require a license per se.

But an official authorization or approval by the competent authority (Liechtenstein Financial Market Authority, FMA) must be obtained. FMA’s fact sheets on ICO’s.

Moreover, the FMA, like the Swiss financial market authority FINMA in its ICO guidelines differentiates between utility tokens. such as those granting access to software and security tokens similar to traditional securities. The latter are subject to financial markets statutes.

Utility Token Offering will not require a license, which to be confirmed by the FMA.

Before launching your ICO you should consider and get an overview of the FMA’s requirements 
concerning your token, company structure, tax, migration, and other issues.


Preparation of your White Paper from A to Z 

/ Review of your White Paper 

Review on 5 to 10 jurisdictions 
for your ICO / TGE / STO

Advice on your formation and authorization 
of your token prior to application with the FMA 

Receipt of approval by the FMA 
on your pre-ICO (private pre-sale, crowdfunding) 
/ utility token offering

Management of your Security Token Offering

Preparation of your Terms & Conditions 
and internal policies


Advice on the ideal tax structure

Receipt of a written statement 

on your individual ICO taxation 
from local tax authorities 

(in the absence of a law on ICO 
and token taxation, a written statement 
on the taxation which would be applicable 
to your structure can be obtained 
from tax authorities)

of bank accounts

compliance providers


Local office



White Paper Review

from 5.000 CHF

White Paper 


Getting ruling from FMA on pre ICO (private pre-sale, crowdfunding) / utility token offering

from 10.000 CHF

Getting ruling from FMA on pre ICO
(private pre-sale, crowdfunding)
/ utility token offering

Security Token Offering Package

from 30.000 CHF

Security Token Offering 


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