Blockchain/Bitcoin

Swiss Regulator FINMA Is Investigating ICO Procedures

The Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA has observed a marked increase in initial coin offerings (ICOs) conducted in Switzerland. It has therefore issued FINMA Guidance 04/2017 on this topic. FINMA has also indicated that it is investigating a number of

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Inaugural ICO Summit Confirms Switzerland’s Leading Role in Crypto Finance

Hundreds of people gathered in Zurich, Switzerland earlier this month to hear leading experts discuss the current state of crypto finance, and share their experience and best practice for successful initial coin offering (ICO) execution. The inaugural ICO Summit, which

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ICO Activity Surges In Switzerland

Switzerland’s business friendly regulatory environment, legendary banking system, and political stability, have allowed the nation to emerge as a preferred location for cryptocurrency and blockchain startups. With the launch of the independent, government-supported Crypto Valley Association earlier this year, Switzerland

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FINMA Closes Down Coin Providers And Issues Warning About Fake Cryptocurrencies

The Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA has closed down the unauthorised providers of the fake cryptocurrency “E-Coin”. The developers of E-Coin had accepted some million Swiss francs in public deposits without holding the required banking licence. FINMA has also launched

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Falcon Private Bank erweitert Krypto-Asset-Management in Zusammenarbeit mit der Bitcoin Suisse

Die Falcon Private Bank hat in Kooperation mit der Bitcoin Suisse AG ihr Blockchain-Asset-Management-Angebot um die Kryptowährungen Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC) und Bitcoin Cash (BCH) erweitert. Damit wird sie zur ersten Bank weltweit, die vermögenden Privatkunden (High Net Worth Individuals)

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Swiss ICO Summit Attracts Global Industry Leaders to Discuss Future of Crypto Finance

Smart Valor, the decentralized platform for the issuance and distribution of investment solutions, announced its full line-up for The ICO Summit. Held in Zurich on Friday, September 15, 2017, the conference will dive into both the excitement and criticism surrounding this growing

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Partners Group und inacta realisieren konkrete Blockchain-Anwendung

Der Hype rund um Blockchain hält weltweit und in der Schweiz weiterhin an. Doch es gibt auch konkrete praktische Anwendungen im Geschäftsalltag. Zu den enthusiastischen Diskussionen über das schier unbegrenzte Zukunftspotential mischt sich auch eine gewisse Unsicherheit bezüglich Sicherheit und

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How New ICO Rules Affect ICO Marketing

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have raised more than US$1.6 billion so far this year, surpassing traditional venture capital money. As the novel fundraising method gains popularity, the practice and processes of marketing ICO campaigns, too, have been on high demand.

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Lykke opens Latin American subsidiary in Mexico

Lykke, a Swiss Fintech company building a global marketplace on the blockchain, announces the grand opening of Lykke de México S.A. de C.V., a Mexican subsidiary designed to bring the unique Lykke trading experience to the Latin American market. “We

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Lancierung der “Crypto Valley Labs – the Home for Blockchain Startups“

Lakeside Partners, Blockhaus und das Crypto Team von MME, die treibenden Kräfte in der Weiterentwicklung der globalen Blockchain-Community, lancieren die Crypto Valley Labs. Das Crypto Valley Lab ist ein komplett digitalisierter und auf Blockchain- und Crypto-Technologien basierter Coworking-Space mitten in

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