How regulatory approach makes Switzerland a cryptocurrency tax haven #EXPERT_TAKE
Swiss financial regulator releases ICO regulation guidelines designed to support Blockchain in the country #NEWS
FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, yesterday published guidelines explaining to organisers and investors how existing financial legislation would be applied to initial coin offerings. The document also details the criteria by which the regulator will judge each fundraising effort. The aim is to dispel uncertainty in the space and should allow investors and […]
Switzerland’s financial regulator has released new guidelines indicating it will treat some initial coin offerings (ICOs) as securities.
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German Blockchain group Blockchain Bundesverband has highlighted the need for a “sandbox” to further the technology’s propagation. #NEWS
Swiss blockchain project DFINITY Stiftung has raised $61 million from venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and token hedge fund Polychain Capital.
This week one of Europe’s largest power companies, Enel, has announced the firm has absolutely “no interest whatsoever in selling power” to cryptocurrency miners. Also read: Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February One of Europe’s Largest Power Companies Allegedly Evaluated Cryptocurrency Mining Operations The Italian multinational renewable-energy corporation located in Rome, […]
Sberbank — Russia’s largest state-owned bank — is developing a cryptocurrency exchange in Switzerland. #NEWS
Deutsche Bank has tweaked its bearish stance on cryptocurrency, a senior executive suggesting legitimizing regulation could appear within 5 years. #NEWS
An unsurprising tone on cryptocurrency is coming from economists present at the WEF in Davos this week. #NEWS
After announcing a Swiss branch, Chinese bitcoin mining giant Bitmain is reportedly looking at a second expansion into Quebec.
Bitcoin companies are always looking to expand their presence. This is especially true for mining hardware manufacturers. Bitmain is the number one company in this particular industry right now. They recently announced a plan to set up shop in Zug, the Crypto Valley capital. An interesting decision by the Chinese company. It is evident this […]
Bitmain, the China-based bitcoin mining giant, has set up a new subsidiary in Switzerland.
The Swiss government has launched a new initiative to cement its regulatory framework surrounding blockchain startups and ICOs.