Blockchain/Bitcoin

Swiss University Rolls Out Blockchain Pilot Project to Fight Fake Diplomas

The University of St. Gallen has unveiled a new pilot project for a blockchain-based system that certifies diplomas and verifies their authenticity. The university’s CIO Harald Rotter told CNN Money Switzerland he hopes to issue about 200 tamperproof certificates by

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Bitcoin Suisse Launches New Crypto Versions of Banknotes

Bitcoin Suisse AG has launched a new series of its renowned “Crypto Certificates”; high quality and secure paper wallets in the form of a  series of bills in a quality comparable with that of official banknotes. Available exclusively to Bitcoin

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Kölner Fintech entwickelt manipulationssichere Blockchain-Lösung für BVDW-Zertifikate

Das Kölner Blockchain-Unternehmen Ubirch hat auf Anfrage des Bundesverbands Digitale Wirtschaft (BVDW) e.V. eine Lösung für fälschungssichere Zertifikate entwickelt. BVDW-Qualitätszertifikate gelten als neutrale und objektive Gütesiegel der Digitalwirtschaft in Deutschland. Um Betrug und Manipulation vorzubeugen und um die Wertigkeit der

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Swiss Central Banker: Stablecoins Hold Promise for Widespread Deployment

Though cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency-based tokens “are more like speculative investment instruments” and are unlikely to reach mainstream adoption, stablecoins, which are pegged to stable, official currencies, “hold greater promise for widespread deployment as a payment instrument and store of value,”

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PwC Luxembourg Embraces Crypto-Payments

PwC Luxembourg is stepping further into blockchain and crypto-assets by accepting Bitcoin payments from its clients as from 1 October 2019, in a move acknowledging the needs of clients and the willingness of the Luxembourgish Firm to support the growing

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Interview: AI for Investing und das Ziel, das grösste STO in Europa herauszugeben

Stefan Tittel, CEO und Co-Founder der RISE Wealth Technologies ist ein Multiunternehmer mit einer makellosen Erfolgsbilanz. Er hat etliche* Unternehmen durch ihren gesamten Unternehmenszyklus geführt. Er sprach zu Fintechnews über sein Unternehmen RISE Wealth Technologies, diesbezügliche Pläne und das aktuelle

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Facebook Eyes For Licensing in Switzerland As FINMA Unveils Stablecoin Guidelines

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA today published a supplement to its ICO guidelines outlining how it treats so-called ‘stable coins’ under Swiss supervisory law. FINMA has seen a steady increase in the number of ‘stable coin’ projects since

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Die Deutsche RISE Wealth Technologies bietet eine Beteiligung an der Zukunft des Investierens

Die Vision der RISE Wealth Technologies ist es, die Zukunft der Vermögensanlage zu gestalten und von AI zu profitieren. Der Billionen Dollar schwere Asset Management Markt verschiebt sich im rasanten Tempo in Richtung künstliche Intelligenz (AI). RISE ist überzeugt, dass

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18 Blockchain Trends to Watch out For

Blockchain has been one of the most talked about technologies and trends of the past years, promising to transform business processes by improving efficiency and saving cost. As the technology moves towards greater maturity, CB Insights’ recent report, titled What’s

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Migros, Switzerland’s Largest Supermarket Chain Implements Blockchain Based Food Traceability

Although a growing number of food companies are launching traceability projects, many of them focus only on the marketing advantages by providing transparent food information to their consumers. However, food traceability can provide more value from easier product recalls to

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