SBF-Newsletter #01/2024

Outlook for an exciting blockchain year 2024 In our first newsletter of the year, you can read about the SBF’s new political advisory board and the valuable papers from our working groups on the Basel crypto standard on the one hand and FINMA’s latest supervisory communication on staking on the …

The Swiss Blockchain Federation warns against the implementation of the Basel Crypto Standard

Serious consequences for Switzerland as a financial and blockchain location The Swiss Blockchain Federation expresses profound concerns regarding the planned implementation of the Basel Standard on the regulatory treatment of crypto assets in Switzerland. This move would not be compatible with the blockchain strategy pursued by Switzerland to date and …

SBF-Newsletter #04/2023

Review of a turbulent but successful blockchain year 2023 Read our last newsletter of the year for a look back at the turbulent but successful blockchain year 2023, the projects supported by the Innovation Booster Blockchain Nation Switzerland and the Swiss Blockchain Federation’s latest success in staking. READ NEWSLETTER (in …

SBF-Newsletter #03/2023

Current potential and challenges for Switzerland Since 2013, Crypto Valley has developed into a unique success story in Switzerland and Liechtenstein and now counts 1,135 companies with 5,766 employees. The Swiss Blockchain Federation bridges the gap between Crypto Valley and the Swiss government and is involved in regulatory developments and …

SBF Newsletter #02/2023

BlackRock is betting on cryptocurrencies – Switzerland must stay tuned In the US, a global player is betting on digital currencies and striving to push them forward. We are talking about BlackRock, one of the world’s largest asset managers. The fact that a company of such caliber is investing in …

SBF Newsletter #01/2023

New year – new chances The beginning of the year was marked by inflation and banking crises, as a result of which the economy and financial markets in Switzerland and the USA are in a phase of uncertainty. The idea of Blockchain is to create trust, security and transparency. Especially …