Tag: Startups

Switzerland to Relax Laws for Blockchain and Crypto Startups

Switzerland to Relax Laws for Blockchain and Crypto Startups The Swiss government has announced a new legislative approach to blockchain regulation in an official report. The document recognizes the technology as one of the most important recent developments for the financial sector in stimulating the country’s economy. Also read: How […]

Chat Bot Advises Crypto Startups and Investors

Chat Bot Advises Crypto Startups and Investors Three Ukrainian companies have developed an English-language chat bot that provides consulting services to businesses and investors in the crypto industry. The AI-based platform, Ailo, offers a range of automated services but it can also deal with cases that require human intervention and […]

Finma: Crypto Startups Can Handle up to $100M of Deposits in Switzerland

Finma: Crypto Startups Can Handle up to 0M of Deposits in Switzerland Crypto-asset companies can now apply for licenses to handle as much as 100 million Swiss francs ($ 100 million) in public deposits under new regulations published on Dec. 3 by Switzerland’s Financial Market Supervisory Authority (Finma). The development underscores the […]

Nigerian Startups Call for Cryptocurrency Regulation to Stem Investment Outflows

Nigerian Startups Call for Cryptocurrency Regulation to Stem Investment Outflows Nigeria’s financial technology startups have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to provide legal guidelines for the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. A lack of regulation is driving investment out of Africa’s biggest economy to areas like Rwanda and […]

The Daily: Nexo to Pay Interest on Stablecoins, Startups Launch Bank Services

The Daily: Nexo to Pay Interest on Stablecoins, Startups Launch Bank Services In this edition of The Daily, we cover Nexo’s recent decision to pay interest on stablecoin holdings, as well as a project by two Swiss cryptocurrency companies to offer exchange and custodial solutions for financial institutions that handle digital […]