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Crypto banks are the sector’s game-changers

On Dec 17, 2020
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The old mantra of Bitcoin was to “be your own bank,” and crypto banks will ironically be the game-changer for crypto assets and the crypto space.

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On Dec 17, 2020
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Who would have imagined in the beginning that one day we would have crypto banks? Now it’s in their hands to improve the space https://t.co/lhiE5DUp0n
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Crypto banks are the sector’s game-changers

Crypto banks are the sector’s game-changers

The old mantra of Bitcoin was to “be your own bank,” and crypto banks will ironically be the game-changer for crypto assets and the crypto space.

Swiss Banks Team With Fintechs to Enter the Crypto Space

Swiss Banks Team With Fintechs to Enter the Crypto Space

Multiple joint projects between banks and crypto companies based in Switzerland now offer customers the opportunity to invest in digital assets and take

Switzerland: Major Russian Bank Gets Crypto Custody Approval from FINMA

Switzerland: Major Russian Bank Gets Crypto Custody Approval from FINMA

Major private-owned Russian bank is going all-in on Bitcoin. Gazprombank Bets Big on Bitcoin In a major bullish development for the wider cryptocurrency market, major private-owned Russian ...

Seba And Sygnum Bitcoin Banks Granted License By Swiss Financial Regulator (Finma)

Seba And Sygnum Bitcoin Banks Granted License By Swiss Financial Regulator (Finma)

Recently, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has made an announcement that has come as a relief to two “pure-play blockchain service providers” who can now serve as ...

After Swiss approval, Sygnum sets sights on Singapore banking license

After Swiss approval, Sygnum sets sights on Singapore banking license

Crypto firm Sygnum is reported to be pursuing a banking license in Singapore, immediately after securing the same license in Switzerland.

FINMA approval Crypto Finance eyes Asian expansion after winning Swiss license

FINMA approval Crypto Finance eyes Asian expansion after winning Swiss license

Swiss cryptoasset firm Crypto Finance will use its newly won regulatory approval as a platform for Asian expansion.

Crypto Funds Gets Greenlight from Swiss Financial Markets Regulator

Crypto Funds Gets Greenlight from Swiss Financial Markets Regulator

In a move that clearly shows the government’s resolve to encourage investments in cryptocurrencies, Switzerland’s financial markets regulator has opened the floodgates for institutional ...

Former UBS Bankers raise USD 100 million to develop a crypto bank

Former UBS Bankers raise USD 100 million to develop a crypto bank

SEBA Crypto (SEBA), a Swiss startup launched by several former UBS bankers, has raised around USD 104 million, aiming to establish a regulated cryptocurrency bank.

Swiss Regulator Awards Blockchain Companies Banking Licenses

Swiss Regulator Awards Blockchain Companies Banking Licenses

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) awarded banking licenses to two blockchain firms along with guidelines on money laundering.

Switzerland gets another ‘Bitcoin bank’ that holds cryptocurrency for customers

Switzerland gets another ‘Bitcoin bank’ that holds cryptocurrency for customers

A Swiss bank set up to handle both traditional financial products and new digital currencies has been given the go-ahead by the country's regulators.

The new Swiss banks of crypto

The new Swiss banks of crypto

Switzerland is the first country to attempt to regulate cryptocurrency banking. Will it disrupt legacy banking worldwide?

Gazprombank Switzerland Receives FINMA Authorization for Crypto Offering

Gazprombank Switzerland Receives FINMA Authorization for Crypto Offering

Gazprombank has received authorisation from the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) to provide cryptocurrency bank accounts.

Russia’s Gazprombank now offers Bitcoin trading in Switzerland

Russia’s Gazprombank now offers Bitcoin trading in Switzerland

Zurich-based Gazprombank, a subsidiary of Russia’s third-largest bank, announced yesterday that it has started offering Bitcoin trading in Switzerland. Based on the announcement, the ...

Major Swiss Banking Firm Julius Baer Launches Services for Cryptocurrencies

Major Swiss Banking Firm Julius Baer Launches Services for Cryptocurrencies

Major Swiss private banking and wealth management group Julius Baer has launched a crypto trading and custodial service via a partnership with regulated crypto bank Seba.

DeFi will eat banks for breakfast

DeFi will eat banks for breakfast

DeFi can bring financial services to people who have been excluded – banking the unbanked. Civic CEO Vinny Lingham says it has to unbank the banked first.

A general introduction to the banking regulatory regime in Switzerland

A general introduction to the banking regulatory regime in Switzerland

A general introduction to the regulatory regime for banks operating in Switzerland with regard to recent developments, covering key legislation and the activities of the regulatory ...