Switzerland News

Swiss Crypto Association Signs MOU to Join IDAXA
Swiss Crypto Association Signs MOU to Join IDAXA
10 October 2019, 14:54
The Crypto Valley Association (CVA) of Switzerland announced it has joined the International Digital Asset Exchange Association (IDAXA).
Swiss SIX Exchange Delays Full Launch of STO Platform to Q4 2020
Swiss SIX Exchange Delays Full Launch of STO Platform to Q4 2020
25 September 2019, 18:15

The full security token trading platform planned by Swiss stock exchange, SIX, will no longer go live in 2019 according to an update published by the company this week.

Arab Bank Switzerland Offers Clients Access to Bitcoin and Ether
Arab Bank Switzerland Offers Clients Access to Bitcoin and Ether
19 September 2019, 10:45
Arab Bank Switzerland nows offer clients access to cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and Ether.
Swiss Stock Exchange Lists Bitcoin Cash ETP
Swiss Stock Exchange Lists Bitcoin Cash ETP
05 July 2019, 20:40
Swiss Stock Exchange has added an exchange-traded product tracking Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
U.S Congress Officially Tells Facebook to Stop Libra
U.S Congress Officially Tells Facebook to Stop Libra
03 July 2019, 05:35
The United States Congress sent an official letter to Facebook Inc., demanding that the company stops the development of its planned Libra cryptocurrency and native wallet, Calibra.
Swiss Stock Exchange Asks Central Bank for a Digital Currency
Swiss Stock Exchange Asks Central Bank for a Digital Currency
27 June 2019, 15:08
SIX Group at the Crypto Valley Conference in Switzerland this week requested that the country’s central bank should release a stablecoin digital currency.
Swiss Stock Exchange May Issue Its Token
Swiss Stock Exchange May Issue Its Token
06 May 2019, 16:57
Switzerland-based Six Swiss Exchange has revealed plans to launch its token in the next few years.
Swiss President Preach “Fast and Clear” Regulation for Blockchain Companies
Swiss President Preach “Fast and Clear” Regulation for Blockchain Companies
29 March 2019, 10:04
Swiss President, Ueli Maurer, wants to “stay two steps” ahead of other countries when it comes to providing the ideal regulatory environment needed to nurture blockchain technology.
Swiss Federal Council to Update Blockchain Laws
Swiss Federal Council to Update Blockchain Laws
23 March 2019, 20:07
The Swiss Council hopes that by updating existing blockchain regulations with some federal laws, they can increase legal certainty, remove the hurdles faced by developers and reduce risks of misuse
Swiss Lawmakers Approve New Measure to Regulate Cryptocurrencies
Swiss Lawmakers Approve New Measure to Regulate Cryptocurrencies
21 March 2019, 09:31
Members of the Federal Assembly of Switzerland voted 99 to 83 votes in favor of a notion to apply existing regulations to the use of cryptocurrencies.
First Crypto Exchange Traded Product (ETP) Goes Live In Switzerland
First Crypto Exchange Traded Product (ETP) Goes Live In Switzerland
20 November 2018, 01:23
Swiss regulator approved trading of 'HODL' cryptocurrency index fund, issued by a crypto startup Amun AG. SIX Swiss exchange, the fourth largest stock exchange in Europe, will trade 'HODL' index fund in form of ETP (exchange traded product), the analog of Bitcoin ETF
Nigeria Crypto Community Calls Out For Regulation
Nigeria Crypto Community Calls Out For Regulation
13 November 2018, 17:54

Just like many nations around the world, the central government of Nigeria and the country’s premier bank have not enforced any regulation for the new industry.