Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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Scalable Capital launches in Switzerland

Scalable Capital is saying “Gruetzi mitenand” to Switzerland. The UK-based robo advisor has launched its services in Switzerland, the fourth, Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain enters Switzerland

Chinese bitcoin mining heavyweight Bitmain is foraying into Europe with a new subsidiary established in Switzerland. Read more: www.ccn.com

Blockchain-based exchange Trade.io closes ICO on $31m

Trade.io has raised just over $31m during its ICO which closed with 15,073 participants. Read more: fintech.global

Crypto Finance applies for Swiss banking licence

Virtual currency investment firm Crypto Finance has closed a EUR13 million capital raise to fund an application for a Swiss banking licence. Read more: www.finextra.com

Swiss firms to let traders short bitcoin with new futures products

Swiss bank Vontobel and Leonteq Securities announced that they will start trading Switzerland’s first two mini futures to short bitcoin on Friday. Read More: www.coindesk.com

RegTech company Qumram snapped up by Dynatrace

Dynatrace, a provider of digital performance management software, has purchased Swiss RegTech company Qumram. Read more: fintech.global

Swiss university accepts crypto for tuition

Bitcoin’s adoption keeps breaking boundaries as houses, expensive art, and now university tuition can be paid with the digital currency. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Earthport brings Swiss banks cross-border payments

Earthport, a cross-border payments service provider, has been appointed by Swiss Euro Clearing Bank (SECB), a clearing hub for Swiss banks, to provide Swift processing services. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

RegTech startup Apiax closes $1.5m

Switzerland-based RegTech startup Apiax, which provides a digital compliance management platform, has closed a $1.5m seed funding round. Read more: fintech.global

UTRUST receives $3.5m as it gears for ICO launch next month

Switzerland-based cryptocurrency payment platform UTRUST has received $3.5m from private investors and its pre-ICO sale. Read more: fintech.global