Tag "Bitcoin"

Bitcoin-Blockchain and Crypto Startups DACH Map

The German Blog Paymentbanking published the updated DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) Blockchain/Bitcoin/DLT and Crypto Map. The map counts more then 100 startups in this region and are categorised into Broker, Ledgers, Asset Management, Identity, Wallets and Infrastructure Startups. We listed them

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How To Trade Cryptocurrencies In Switzerland?

The advent of Bitcoin and its spectacular rise over the last few years has investors pouring their money into cryptocurrencies by the millions. But investing in cryptocurrencies comes with unique investment risks including regulatory risk, security risk, fraud risk and

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Why HODL Is The Bankruptcy For Many Crypto Owners

The cryptocurrency market has lost nearly 50% of its value since its peak of US$840 billion in early January 2018, yet believers are advising to “hodl” despite the dramatic drop.   “Hodl”: what does it mean? Hodl is a term

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Die Kehrseite der Krypto-Medaille

Einblick in den Markt der Kryptowährungen von Nicolas Roth, Head of Alternative Assets von Bank Reyl: Ende 2017 waren Kryptowährungen in aller Munde und auf allen Bildschirmen präsent. Bitcoin, Ripple und Ethereum verzeichneten erstaunliche Wertentwicklungen und legten über das ganze

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Bitcoins für Anfänger – was ist bei Kryptowährungen grundsätzlich zu beachten?

Wie einen Hype erklären, dessen Grundlagen für den technischen Laien kaum nachzuvollziehen sind? 2017 war das Jahr des Bitcoins. Experten rechnen damit, dass 2018 zum Jahr der Kryptowährungen wird. Obwohl das Konzept erst seit wenigen Jahren existiert, haben sich in

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Lykke Switches Trading-Place to Centralized Model: Did Blockchain trading fail?

As cryptocurrencies gain popularity, scalability issues and high transaction fees have forced Swiss startup Lykke to switch from a semi-decentralized to a centralized operational mode. The transition for Bitcoin trading wallets occurred in late-December 2017, while the transition for Ethereum

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Swissquote bietet Handel mit fünf Kryptowährungen an: neben Bitcoin jetzt auch Bitcoin Cash, Ether, Litecoin und Ripple

Swissquote hat heute den Handel mit vier weiteren Kryptowährungen lanciert. Neben Bitcoin können Anleger jetzt auch in Ether, Litecoin, Ripple und Bitcoin Cash investieren. Swissquote bietet den Handel mit Bitcoin bereits seit Juli 2017 an. Mit jetzt fünf verschiedenen Kryptowährungen ist

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Bitcoin, Crypto and Blockchain Courses Around the World

Bitcoin, Ethereum and the overall blockchain space have gained much traction these past years, with startups raising billions of dollars to disrupt the way we conduct business. As cryptocurrencies and blockchain thrive, it has become primordial for professionals to understand

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Bitcoin – the Mother of All Pyramids?

Some people call Bitcoin a Ponzi scheme. I tend to disagree as I do not believe that the inventors of Bitcoin intended to operate a fraudulent investment operation. But Bitcoin does bear some commonalities with a Ponzi scheme. What is

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Leonteq Launches Swiss Tracker Certificates on Bitcoin

Swiss fintech firm Leonteq launched last week tracker certificates on bitcoin in CHF, EUR and USD. The new suite of exchange-traded notes tracking bitcoin is targeted at investors seeking to capitalize on the cryptocurrency rapid price rise. Since the start

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