Tag: Swiss

Cryptocurrency Exchange-Traded Product Live on Swiss Stock Exchange Next Week

Cryptocurrency Exchange-Traded Product Live on Swiss Stock Exchange Next Week An exchange-traded product tracking an index of five leading cryptocurrencies reportedly will start trading on Switzerland’s Six stock exchange next week. The product will be available to both retail and institutional investors. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto […]

Swiss Crypto Firm Gets Islamic Finance Certification for Sharia-Compliant Stablecoin

Swiss Crypto Firm Gets Islamic Finance Certification for Sharia-Compliant Stablecoin Switzerland-based fintech firm X8 AG has received a certification from the Shariyah Review Bureau for its ETH-based stablecoin, which is backed by 7 fiat currencies and gold Cointelegraph.com News

Tax Evasion Spotlighted as Swiss Banks Start Sharing Client Data

Tax Evasion Spotlighted as Swiss Banks Start Sharing Client Data Switzerland has started sharing financial account information with tax authorities in dozens of countries as a way of fighting tax evasion, but Africa, which loses about $ 60 billion in illicit flows each year, mostly into European banks, is conspicuous […]

New Stablecoins: From Cryptopound and Metal-Backed Swiss Coin to Mongolian ‘Candy’

New Stablecoins: From Cryptopound and Metal-Backed Swiss Coin to Mongolian ‘Candy’ Following some notable premiers in the genre recently, the next batch of stablecoins is on the way. A British startup is partnering with a bank to launch a GBP-pegged crypto, a Swiss commodities trader wants to mint a coin […]

Swiss Bankers Association Acts to Prevent Crypto Firm Exodus

Swiss Bankers Association Acts to Prevent Crypto Firm Exodus The Swiss Bankers Association (SBA) has released a set of guidelines intended to bolster the availability of financial services to cryptocurrency companies. They are in response to the stubbornness of many banks to provide financial services to crypto-related businesses. Also Read: Markets Update: Despite […]

43 Women Nominated for the Board of the Swiss Crypto Valley Association

43 Women Nominated for the Board of the Swiss Crypto Valley Association The Crypto Valley Association in Switzerland has decided to elect two female board members to diversify its male-dominated leadership. The vote scheduled for September 20 has attracted an unexpected number of nominations – 43. The women will fill […]

Liechtenstein Bank to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency Backed by the Swiss Franc

Liechtenstein Bank to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency Backed by the Swiss Franc Union Bank AG, a bank in Liechtenstein that offers corporate banking services mainly to companies based in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and the Middle East, has announced that it will be launching its own security tokens in alignment with […]

PwC’s Pierre-Edouard Wahl: Blockchain Can Bring Positive Competition to Swiss Banking Space

PwC’s Pierre-Edouard Wahl: Blockchain Can Bring Positive Competition to Swiss Banking Space Pierre-Edouard Wahl, PwC Switzerland’s head of blockchain, thinks that regulators need to focus on smart contract regulation rather than just the regulation of tokens Cointelegraph.com News