Latest News Of Switzerland Tag
Business 19 August 2019
US lawmakers want to visit Switzerland to discuss crypto, Libra
A group of politicians on Capitol Hill is going to take a journey to Switzerland to talk about cryptocurrency and Libra.
Business 7 August 2019
Swissquote Bank reports profit fall in H1 as crypto business declines
Although the crypto markets moved quite a bit in early 2019, Swissquote Bank didn’t profit from it.
Business 30 July 2019
Aximetria gains approval from Swiss regulatory agency
Aximetria has accomplished a major coup by securing the well-respected Swiss licensing.
Business 17 July 2019
Bitcoin Suisse seeks Swiss banking license
Bitcoin Suisse wants an official banking license to join the regulated crypto landscape of Switzerland.
Business 27 June 2019
Swiss stock exchange wants central bank to issue stablecoin
SIX claims a central bank-backed stablecoin will allow transactions of the SDX platform to be conducted in cryptocurrency.
Business 6 June 2019
Influential think tank recommends national crypto for Switzerland
A big think tank sees a lot of benefits for Switzerland if it adopts a national cryptocurrency.
Business 2 April 2019
Swiss publishing house Netzmedien AG offers wages in Bitcoin
The Swiss publishing house announced on Monday that all company employees’ wages will be paid in cryptocurrency instead of fiat currency.
Business 29 March 2019
Swiss mortgage lender Hypi Lenzburg partners with TokenSuisse
Lender Hypi Lenzburg announced it had reached agreement with local crypto startup TokenSuisse in a deal that will allow the bank to offer a broader range of services to blockchain and crypto firms.
Business 26 March 2019
Swiss startup B3i raises $16 million in February 2019
B3i announced on March 25 that last month that they had raised $22 million, giving them a total capital investment of $22 million since they began operations in March 2018.
Business 21 March 2019
Lawmakers vote to force Swiss gov’t to adopt crypto regulations
In a landmark moment for Switzerland, the lower house of parliament has voted in favor of a motion that aims to instruct the country’s Federal Council to apply existing financial regulations to cryptocurrencies.
Business 20 March 2019
Swiss online retail giant Digitec now accepting Bitcoin SV, other cryptos
Customers will now be able to pay for transactions over CHF200 (approximately $200) in cryptocurrency like Bitcoin SV, in addition to the range of other payment methods supported by the retailer.
Business 15 March 2019
Cryptos pose risk to banks, aren’t currency: Global banking regulator
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has declared that cryptocurrencies pose a risk to traditional banks, but they still don’t think its currency.