Virtual currency for the 1st time falls under Italian anti-money laundering law with the decree implementing the European 4th AML Directive. The long awaited Italian legislative decree implementing the European 4th anti-money laundering (AML) directive (the “Italian AML Decree“) is now in place and you can read here about the impact on the gaming sector and here on the broader scope of changes introduced. To learn about the changes for virtual currency as well as the legal ramifications surrounding the law, please read the full article written by our colleague  Giulio Coraggio.