16 September 2021
How decentralised is Decentralised Finance really?
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • How decentralised is Decentralised Finance really?• A tale of two crypto hacks and their enlightening stories• Buying Bitcoin without KYC is getting harder and harder• A huge step forward regarding tokenised assets• Market Update: Alternative crypto projects are picking up speed Our bi-weekly Crypto Industry...
2 September 2021
Paying with crypto: Things are picking up
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Paying with crypto: Things are picking up• How to accurately define a CBDC• Cardano: Empty hype or true smart contract platform contender?• Miners have been leaving China for real. Where are they going?• Market Update: ETH reaches resistance level, BTC comes close Our bi-weekly Crypto...
1 September 2021
A comprehensive overview of Liechtenstein’s banking regulation
For strategic reasons, the Frick family retains a majority stake in Bank Frick. Statements by clients and employees have demonstrated to us that it is advantageous if the Bank remains in the ownership of the Frick family, as it creates a sense of security as well as clear responsibilities, and bolsters trust among employees, clients and various partners in the Bank.
19 August 2021
Sneaky passage targeting crypto in US’ latest infrastructure bill
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Sneaky passage targeting crypto in US’ latest infrastructure bill• How to properly create trust around Stablecoins• Will the implementation of EIP 1559 benefit Ether but hurt Ethereum’s ecosystem?• A historical incident that paved the way for Bitcoin• Market Update: Bitcoin taking on 50k, while hacker...
30 July 2021
«Bridging the worlds of blockchain banking and classic banking – We are the future of finance»
The borders between the worlds of blockchain banking and classic banking are becoming more and more fluid. Beneficiaries of the crypto boom are increasingly seeing the advantages that traditional, less volatile asset classes offer in terms of diversification and investment options. At the same time, classic financial intermediaries are increasingly interested in the dynamic new...
30 July 2021
«Wir schlagen die Brücke zwischen Blockchain- und klassischer Bankenwelt – das ist die Zukunft von Finance»
Die Grenzen zwischen der Blockchain- und der klassischen Bankenwelt sind zunehmend fliessend. Profiteure des Kryptobooms finden vermehrt Gefallen an der Diversifikation und den Werten klassischer und wenig volatiler Anlageklassen. Gleichzeitig wächst das Interesse seitens der klassischen Finanzintermediäre an der dynamischen neuen Welt des Blockchain-Bankings. Jeden Tag entspringen der internationalen Blockchain-Szene neue Ideen und Geschäftsmodelle. Unternehmen,...
22 July 2021
Stablecoins: Why all the hate?
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Stablecoins: Why all the hate?• Bitcoin’s beautiful way of regulating itself• Switzerland’s crypto ecosystem is as strong as ever• Regulators seizing their chance to clamp down on crypto• Market Update: Are we in a bear market? Our bi-weekly Crypto Industry Report provides you with valuable...