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The first cryptocurrency exchange-traded product (ETP) in the word will be listed on the Swiss Exchange during the next week. The information was released by Trustnodes a few days ago. The SIX Swiss Exchange is the fourth largest in Europe with a market capitalization of $1.6 trillion dollars.
A new Swiss-based startup however, plans to unite cryptocurrencies and banking by creating the first crypto bank. SEBA Crypto AG managed to raise $103 million to create the crypto bank, which will offer cryptocurrency services.
On October 9, 2018, the international company Smile-Expo will host the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland – large event about DLT and cryptocurrencies.
The Swiss Crypto Valley Association has announced its decision to increase the number of women in the board. The primary aim of this move is to change the male dominance norm, by giving women similar roles to those of the already existing male members, including co-chairing the group. The Crypto Valley Association (CVA) also stated […]
Switzerland has always been the global financial innovator. It comes as no surprise that they have their own Crypto City. South Korea has decided to follow.
UBS’ chairman, Alex Werber, has made it clear this week that the bank is in no way supporting cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. Thus, cryptocurrencies to him aren’t even currencies at all to begin with.
Gazprombank is one of the most important banks in Russia. At the moment, it is planning to sign some cryptocurrency-related deals in Switzerland. According to an important spokesperson at the financial institution, the bank is working to accomplish the demand of substantial clients. At the moment, the bank is operating with its subsidiary in Switzerland.
Switzerland’s Economic Minister, Johann Schneider-Ammann, announced last month that the nation’s focus on crypto should move beyond the Crypto Valley and should now refer to the entire country as a ‘Crypto Nation’. This was a demonstration of commitment from the highest political level for the establishment of the crypto industry in Switzerland.
Switzerland’s ICO sector is growing massively and won’t be left unattended to. The Switzerland Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has announced that it is going to be introducing regulations for it’s Initial Coin Offering (ICO) industry which is growing extensively. FINMA stated that an increase in sales of tokens in the country during ICOs had […]
Switzerland is known for having a mix of languages, the mountains and a strong banking sector. The cryptocurrency surge all over the world has created an important competitor to traditional banks. Indeed, decentralized cryptocurrencies want to build the next economic system all over the world. A good idea for Switzerland may be to move from being the ‘banking nation’ to the ‘crypto-nation.’