Blockchain/Bitcoin

Tokenized Equity: A Revolution For Traditional And New Capital Markets

Swiss Startup Alethena is the first company to successfully tokenize its entire share capital on the Ethereum blockchain. The company’s shareholders will thus be holding tokenized shares endowed with claimable rights, i.e. dividend and voting rights. While the trend towards

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A Blockchain Charity Foundation in Liechtenstein

æternity, a Liechtenstein based blockchain platform has announced the launch of two foundations, in Liechtenstein and Bulgaria, that will provide grants and educational support to innovative blockchain projects. The Bulgarian foundation will focus on supporting projects throughout the Balkans, while

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Schweizer Immobilien auf der Blockchain

Eine Innovation aus dem «Crypto Valley» in Zug lässt aufhorchen: blockimmo behauptet die erste auf Blockchain-Technologie basierende Immobilientransaktionsplattform zu haben. Über Crowd Sales macht sie gemeinsame Immobilien-Investitionen möglich und senkt so die Eintrittshürden in diese attraktive Anlageklasse deutlich. Die Plattform

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Europe’s 1st Blockchain Bank

No bank has done this before claims Bitwala: Starting today, Germany’s cryptocurrency flagship company Bitwala is offering Europe’s first banking solution for early adopters and mainstream users of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. It is the first time ever, that users

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Global Thought Leaders and Blockchain Industry Experts Meet in St. Moritz

One year ago the first Crypto Finance Conference (CFC) in St. Moritz made an international impression with an outstanding speaker line-up and the “Switzerland will be Crypto Nation” statement by Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann. Now, one year later, the exclusive

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Blockchain Germany Ecosystem Study: Rapidly Growing Blockchain Startup Scene

Germany is witnessing a rapidly growing blockchain startup ecosystem, with 34 new ventures being incorporated in 2017 and already 32 new companies this year, according to a new report by BTC-ECHO and BlockState. The German Blockchain Ecosystem – Study 2018,

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Crypto Needs for Institutionalization

Cryptoassets, which comprise the likes of cryptocurrencies, security tokens, and utility coins, are now impossible to ignore. But for them to realize their full potential, institutionalization is needed, according to a new KPMG report titled Institutionalization of Cryptoassets. The crypto

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Swiss Startup Mt Pelerin Leads the Way in Compliant Asset Tokenization

About a month ago, Geneva-based fintech startup Mt Pelerin was unveiling the first tokenized shares to be issued on a blockchain infrastructure in full compliance with Swiss law, a technological and legal breakthrough that will bring liquidity and transparency to the sector.

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Former Finma Executive Manager Joins Swiss Crypto Company

Yesterday SEBA Crypto announced the details of its governing Board of Directors. We figured out one surprise. Urs Zulauf who worked 30 years for Finma in banking and financial market supervision joins the board. Urs left Finma 2013. SEBA aims to

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Swiss Post and Swisscom Go Blockchain

Swiss Post and Swisscom are building a shared infrastructure for blockchain applications as part of an innovation project. It will provide companies in all industries with easy access to an efficient, secure infrastructure for digital business processes. daura AG, a

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