Tuesday, November 30, 2021

finma

Switzerland’s Crypto Broker AG Wins Securities House License From FINMA

Banks can tick a box and start trading with us, said CEO Rupertus Rothenhaeuser. Source link

Swiss Bank Sygnum Begins Storing Crypto With Taurus Group, Launches Staking...

The Switzerland-based bank Sygnum has announced this week that the fintech firm is now storing digital assets with the company Taurus Group. On...

Stablecoin Cold Storage Backed by Satoshis – Simba is a New...

When it comes to Switzerland, first of all, people have associations with first-class chocolate, delicious cheese, the most precise watches, multi-purpose knives and,...

Libra Is Ready for the Digital Money ‘Space Race’: Dante Disparte

Libra's most vexing challenge may be juggling inclusion and compliance. But policy chief Dante Disparte says the project is not giving up on...

Swiss Crypto Firm Closes $14.5M Series B to Help Secure Brokerage...

Crypto Finance AG's $14.5 million funding round will go toward international expansion and courting institutional investors. Source link

SEC, CFTC Charge XBT Corp. With Selling Unregistered Swaps for Bitcoin

The SEC and CFTC have settled charges with XBT Corp. after alleging the company sold unregistered security-based swaps for bitcoin. Source link

Switzerland’s Supervisory Authority Approves Licenses to SEBA Crypto and Sygnum

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has certified two Blockchain institutions. This makes SEBA and Sygnum the first crypto banks to be...

Swiss Regulator FINMA Won’t Impede Libra’s Development

Speaking on Libra, Mark Branson, Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority CEO, said “We are not here to make such projects impossible.” Source link

European Countries Step Up Response to Facebook’s Libra

The European Central Bank (ECB) and a number of countries in the region have stepped up their efforts in response to Facebook’s Libra,...

Facebook Libra Brings ‘Risks and Opportunities’: Swiss Watchdog Chief

FINMA's director has spoken out about the risks of working with a major project like Facebook's Libra, and said there are also potential...