Category: Switzerland

Blockchain not suitable for CBDC, says Swiss national bank economist

Blockchain not suitable for CBDC, says Swiss national bank economist

Global economists continue to question the implications of blockchain implementation for central bank digital currencies. 4690 Total views 5 Total shares Blockchain, the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), is not the right solution for a central bank digital currency, according to an economist at Switzerland’s central bank. Carlos Lenz, chief economist at the […]

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CoinShares launches physically backed Litecoin ETP

CoinShares launches physically backed Litecoin ETP

Major European digital asset investment firm CoinShares has launched its third physically backed ETP in 2021. 7651 Total views 30 Total shares European digital asset manager CoinShares continues to actively expand its physically backed cryptocurrency exchange-traded product offering with a new Litecoin (LTC) ETP. According to an announcement on Tuesday, CoinShares has launched its CoinShares Physical Litecoin. […]

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CoinShares launches new physically-backed Ether ETP

CoinShares launches new physically-backed Ether ETP

Digital asset manager CoinShares is listing its second cryptocurrency exchange-traded product on the SIX Swiss Exchange. 3738 Total views 27 Total shares Major European digital asset manager CoinShares is expanding its product portfolio with a new physically-backed Ether (ETH) exchange-traded product, or ETP. Called CoinShares Physical Ethereum (ETHE), the new investment product is launching with […]

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Switzerland’s Tokenized Securities Law Ushers In New Chapter for Digital Assets

Switzerland’s Tokenized Securities Law Ushers In New Chapter for Digital Assets

Regulated crypto banks SEBA and Sygnum each issued tokenized securities to mark the occasion. Lake Zurich, Switzerland(Zack Seward/CoinDesk archives) Feb 1, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. UTCUpdated Feb 1, 2021 at 2:58 p.m. UTC Switzerland’s Tokenized Securities Law Ushers In New Chapter for Digital Assets Switzerland now lets tokenized securities trade on a blockchain with the […]

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