Blockchain/Bitcoin

Report: Cisco is Building a Blockchain Ecosystem and Platform

Referred to as the “tech breakthrough megatrend” by PwC, blockchain is poised to change the rules by automating trust, increasing transparency and simplifying business processes. However, to unleash its full potential, several challenges must be addressed, according to a Cisco

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Ripple is Now Listed on Gibraltar’s Stock Exchange Group

The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), an institutional-grade, regulated digital asset exchange, has  added Ripple (XRP) to its Digital Asset Exchange (GBX-DAX). The GBX is part of is part of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) Group. Nick Cowan, Managing Director and

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Top Crypto Trend Predictions for 2019

2018 was a disastrous year for cryptocurrencies, which saw their value plunge by 80% between January and September. But as we begin 2019, industry participants remain overall confident on the future of cryptocurrencies and their underlying technology, the blockchain. Many

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Technische Uinversität Darmstadt forscht an Blockchain in Echtzeit

Blockchains versprechen grossangelegte offene Internetanwendungen, die voll­ständig dezentral organisiert sind. Der Preis dafür ist eine zähe Geschwindigkeit bei jeder Transaktion, die von dem System verarbeitet wird. Professor Sebastian Faust, Kryptographie-Forscher an der TU Darmstadt, und sein Team erzielen weltweit Aufmerksamkeit

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Crypto Fund AG verstärkt Management Team

Die Crypto Fund AG, eine Tochtergesellschaft der Crypto Finance AG, gibt die Ernennung von Christoph Steiger als Head of Sales bekannt. Christoph verstärkt das Team und übernimmt die Verantwortung für den Vertrieb sowie das Kundenbeziehungsmanagement, da das Interesse traditioneller Investoren

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Interview with SIX Digital Exchange; “We will offer Digital IPOs”

SIX has announced that it is developing a fully integrated trading, settlement, and custody platform for digital assets. Thomas Zeeb, Head Securities & Exchanges at SIX, explains how SIX Digital Exchange (SDX) is building a bridge between existing and new

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FINMA Gives Green Light to Dukascopy Coin- First Swiss Bank ICO

Dukascopy Bank informs that Swiss FINMA has informed them, that there are no further regulatory obstacles to Dukascopy’s own crypto ICO project. The Dukascoin will be the first-ever ICO of a Swiss Bank. The preliminary version of a White Paper

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The 5 Biggest All-Time Monthly Losses in Bitcoin and Ethereum

Cryptocurrencies have an history of high volatility, driven by varied factors from global demand and usage and changes in software, to political changes and social and economical events, and have often been compared to history’s biggest bubbles, whether the Dutch Tulip

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Swiss Blockchain Federation Welcomes Government’s Approach for Blockchain Regulation

The Swiss Blockchain Federation welcomes the report published by the Federal Blockchain/ICO Working Group and supports the path being taken by the Federal Council. The report picks up on several of the points raised in the white paper published by the Blockchain

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Switzerland wants to Improve Framework Conditions for Blockchain

During its meeting on 7 December 2018, the Federal Council adopted a report on the legal framework for blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in the financial sector. The report shows that Switzerland’s legal framework is well suited to dealing

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