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Phase one of Switzerland's blockchain law goes into effect

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One-half of Switzerland's blockchain regulations have now gone into effect as more companies earn operating licenses.

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Phase one of Switzerland's blockchain law goes into effect

Phase one of Switzerland's blockchain law goes into effect

One-half of Switzerland's blockchain regulations have now gone into effect as more companies earn operating licenses.

Blockchain Law Enters Into Force In Switzerland

Blockchain Law Enters Into Force In Switzerland

The first part of the Swiss blockchain law regarding company reforms came into force on Monday

Switzerland clamps down on banks trading in crypto: report

Switzerland clamps down on banks trading in crypto: report

The situation in Switzerland got a whole lot more difficult for cryptocurrency and banking in general, as the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) is getting tough on those ...

Switzerland’s Sygnum Bank Launches CHF-Backed Stablecoin

Switzerland’s Sygnum Bank Launches CHF-Backed Stablecoin

Sygnum AG a Switzerland-based crypto-friendly bank making it easier for people to invest in the digital asset economy has announced the launch of a digital version of the Swiss franc dubbed ...

World’s 1st crypto banks get licenses in Switzerland

World’s 1st crypto banks get licenses in Switzerland

World’s 1st crypto banks get licenses in Switzerland

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 ...

Swiss Stock Exchange To Launch Blockchain Platform Later This Year

Swiss Stock Exchange To Launch Blockchain Platform Later This Year

SIX seeks quicker trading with the summer launch of its SDX platform.

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 ...

Switzerland Works on Possible Blockchain/ICO Regulation

Switzerland Works on Possible Blockchain/ICO Regulation

With blockchain and cryptocurrency gaining more traction day after day, the Swiss government is now exploring the possibility of introducing legal amendments to current legislative ...

Stablecoin Cold Storage Backed by Satoshis – Simba is a New Way of Holding Assets in Switzerland

Stablecoin Cold Storage Backed by Satoshis – Simba is a New Way of Holding Assets in Switzerland

Ethereum blockchain is one of the most popular blockchain applications and protocols implemented in Switzerland. Ethereum is a public platform that includes an open source blockchain-based ...

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.

Niklas Nikolajsen: «We Expect a Profit in Excess of 20 Million»

Niklas Nikolajsen: «We Expect a Profit in Excess of 20 Million»

Bitcoin Suisse, a Zug-based crypto startup has had a golden 2017. If the industry however wants to go on to achieve the goals it has set itself, the government and cantonal banks will have ...

Swiss regulator bans unnamed former bank CEO over insider trading

Swiss regulator bans unnamed former bank CEO over insider trading

Finma said the former CEO made unlawful profits over several years from trades through his wife’s accounts at other banks

Russia’s Gazprombank Launches Bitcoin Trading in Switzerland

Russia’s Gazprombank Launches Bitcoin Trading in Switzerland

Gazprombank Switzerland, a subsidiary of one of the biggest banks in Russia, has debuted its Bitcoin (BTC) transaction service following regulatory approval by Swiss regulators. As per a ...

Switzerland to Allow Russian Gazprombank Subsidiary to Offer Crypto Services

Switzerland to Allow Russian Gazprombank Subsidiary to Offer Crypto Services

Gazprombank's Swiss branch will offer “custody of cryptocurrencies as well as trading between crypto and fiat currencies."

Smart Valor Schedules Launch of Digital Asset Exchange in Switzerland & Lichtenstein for Next Week

Smart Valor Schedules Launch of Digital Asset Exchange in Switzerland & Lichtenstein for Next Week

Smart Valor, a licensed Financial Intermediary in Switzerland and registered crypto-fiat exchange  in Liechtenstein, will go-live next week on July 30, according to an email from the ...

Switzerland: Blockchain Comparative Guide

Switzerland: Blockchain Comparative Guide

Blockchain Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Switzerland, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries

Crypto Industry Now Comprises 7% of Switzerland’s Largest SRO: Report

Crypto Industry Now Comprises 7% of Switzerland’s Largest SRO: Report

About 7% of Switzerland’s biggest cross-industry self-regulatory organization (SRO) is now made up of members from the cryptocurrency industry.