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Initial assessment of the DLT legislative proposal

At its meeting on November 27, 2019, the Federal Council adopted the dispatch on further improving the framework conditions for Blockchain/DLT and sent the legislative proposal to the Parliament. The legislative proposal…

Bundesgesetz über elektronische Verfahren im Steuerbereich

Our current statement on the consultation of the Federal Act “Bundesgesetz über elektronische Verfahren im Steuerbereich” from our Working Group Regulations. The head of the working group, Werner Wyss, and the member…

Change in the management of SFTI

Natascha Tummeley, who joined SFTI’s management in April 2016 and took over in September 2017, will leave SFTI by end of September 2019 and move back to her hometown Hamburg. Her successor…

Blockchain/DLT legislation in Switzerland

Well targeted The preliminary draft of the #Blockchain/DLT legislation and in particular the concept of introducing #Token as instruments similar to securities is altogether well done and target-oriented. There is, however, a…