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CDCROP: Block Blockchain (Shubham Dhage/Unsplash)
Swiss Bank Cité Gestion Becomes First Private Bank to Tokenize Its Own Shares
The private bank is partnering with digital assets firm Taurus to issue and manage its tokenized shares.
CDCROP: Block Blockchain (Shubham Dhage/Unsplash)

CDCROP: UBS Bank logo (Shutterstock)
UBS Prices First Bond to Be Listed, Settled on a Digital Exchange
The 375 million Swiss franc three-year bond has a 2.33% yield.
CDCROP: UBS Bank logo (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)
Singapore's MAS Starts Wholesale CBDC Project Ubin+ for Cross-Border Payments
The project comes a day after the central bank announced new projects aimed at trade finance and wealth management.
CDCROP: Monetary Authority of Singapore MAS Building (Shutterstock)

Switzerland (Tim Trad/Unsplash)
Switzerland Sticks to Tougher ID Checks for Crypto to Cash Transactions
Customers will be subject to the checks if they make transactions that total $1,000 or more over the course of a month.
Switzerland (Tim Trad/Unsplash)

CDCROP: Paolo Ardoino (Ingrid Weel/Bitfinex)
Tether’s Paolo Ardoino Says Bitcoin Adoption in Lugano, Switzerland, Going Well
The bitcoin push is part of the city's "Plan B," which includes hosting a crypto conference this week.
CDCROP: Paolo Ardoino (Ingrid Weel/Bitfinex)

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Citigroup Director of Blockchain and Digital Assets to Leave for Six Digital Exchange
Alexandre Kech's departure follows the exit of another key digital-assets employee from Citi in August.
Citibank (TungCheung/Shutterstock)

CDCROP: ETH Zurich Building (Getty Images)
Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: ETH Zurich
Collaborations with think tanks, peer institutions and industry characterize the No. 27 school's blockchain efforts. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.
CDCROP: ETH Zurich Building (Getty Images)

CDCROP: Zurich University (Getty Images)
Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: University of Zurich
The No. 3 school runs one of the world’s most active blockchain research hubs just a stone’s throw away from Europe's Crypto Valley. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.
CDCROP: Zurich University (Getty Images)

Switzerland (Tim Trad/Unsplash)
Copper's Swiss Unit Approved to Join Self-Regulatory Body VQF
Membership gives a stamp of approval to its compliance with Switzerland's anti-money laundering laws and allows the unit to operate.
Switzerland (Tim Trad/Unsplash)

Crypto Valley Venture Capital announced an Africa blockchain startup fund at WEF in Davos. (Sandali Handagama/ CoinDesk)
Crypto Valley Venture Capital Launches African Blockchain Early-Stage Fund
The venture capital investor published a report that found funding for African blockchain startups far outpaced investment in other venture funding.
Crypto Valley Venture Capital announced an Africa blockchain startup fund at WEF in Davos. (Sandali Handagama/ CoinDesk)