Ethereum

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...
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...
25 September 2020
USE CASE: Digital Assets Custody
In 2017, Bank Frick became the first European bank to offer access to an in-house digital asset custody solution through a tracker certificate. Following a surge in demand, its custody services were extended to an initial set of popular digital assets, including Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum (ETH). Since then, Bank Frick has expanded...
25 September 2019
Die Beschleunigung des Finanzplatzes
Neue Technologien bewirken seit jeher die Optimierung von Prozessen und deren Geschwindigkeit – dies gilt in besonderem Masse für den Finanzsektor, der durch den Siegeszug der Blockchain-Technologie neues Innovationspotenzial freilegen konnte. Alex Brunner erzählt in seinem Buch «Crypto Nation» die Geschichte dieser Entwicklung in Liechtenstein und der Schweiz und erläutert die Implikationen für hiesige Akteure: Von Fintechs bis zu etablierten Banken.