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Swiss Crypto Broker Bitcoin Suisse Applies for Banking and Securities Licenses

| Daniel Kuhn

These anticipatory steps have been taken in face of a "maturing" regulatory environment, as the firm plans to expand its crypto-related financial…

Think Tank Pushes for Creation of a National Cryptocurrency in Switzerland

| Diana Aguilar

A new report argues for the necessity of a blockchain-based economic model for Switzerland.

Swiss Watchmaker Franck Muller Launches ‘Functional’ Bitcoin Timepiece

| Yogita Khatri

Swiss luxury watchmaker Franck Muller has launched a limited-edition bitcoin timepiece dubbed “Encrypto” that comes with a cold wallet.

Switzerland’s SIX Stock Exchange Is Working on a Swiss Franc Stablecoin

| Ian Allison

SIX, the Swiss national stock exchange group, is working on creating its own stablecoin pegged to the Swiss franc.

Russia’s Central Depository to Launch Security Token Blockchain Next Month

| Ian Allison

Russia’s National Settlement Depository will launch its long-awaited digital asset ledger next month – 5,000 kilometers away from its Moscow HQ.

SIX Stock Exchange May Issue Its Own Token, Says Exec

| Yogita Khatri

Swiss stock exchange SIX could issue a token on its planned digital assets exchange in 2020, according to its head of securities and exchanges.

5-Star Swiss Hotel Set to Accept Bitcoin Payments

| Yogita Khatri

The Dolder Grand, a five-star hotel in Switzerland, will start accepting bitcoin payments from next month.

markets, prices

XRP Exchange-Traded Product Goes Live on Swiss SIX Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

An exchange-traded product (ETP) tracking the price of the XRP cryptocurrency has gone live on Switzerland’s primary stock exchange SIX.

Swiss Watchdog Rules Crypto Miner’s ICO ‘Seriously Violated’ Laws

| Yogita Khatri

Switzerland's finance regulator has found that crypto mining firm Envion's $90 million ICO took deposits from investors unlawfully.

Deutsche Börse, Swisscom Team Up to Build Digital Asset ‘Ecosystem’

| Yogita Khatri

Deutsche Börse has partnered with telecoms and IT provider Swisscom and fintech firm Sygnum to build solutions for the digital assets space.