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Swiss National Bank Owns No Bitcoin, but Could Buy in the Future, Chairman Says
While bitcoin today doesn't meet norms for currency reserves, said Thomas Jordan, there's no technical bar to purchases.
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World's First Combined Bitcoin, Gold Exchange-Traded Product Listed in Switzerland
The product was developed by ETP issuer 21Shares and crypto data provider ByteTree Asset Management.
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Brazilian Crypto Asset Manager Hashdex Approved to List ETPs in Switzerland
Hashdex is currently recruiting teams in London, Zurich, Paris and Lisbon to meet its expansion plans.
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Former Trump Aide Mick Mulvaney Tapped as Astra Protocol Adviser
The former congressman brings a wealth of government experience to the Swiss startup
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FTX Taps Ex-Liechtenstein Regulator as EU Strategy Lead
Marcel Lötscher, previously a senior official at the country's financial market supervisor, will become head of regulatory strategy for the global crypto exchange in October.
FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (CoinDesk)

CoinShares CEO Jean-Marie Mognetti (CoinShares)
CoinShares Expands FlowBank Stake With $26.5M Purchase
The acquisition drives forward CoinShares’ plan to become an integrated digital asset fintech company.
CoinShares CEO Jean-Marie Mognetti (CoinShares)

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Did Bitcoin Just Become Legal Tender in Switzerland?
A review of key bitcoin and crypto narratives.
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Swiss City of Lugano to Make Bitcoin and Tether 'De Facto' Legal Tender
The municipality wants businesses to accept crypto in everyday transactions.
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Fidelity International Debuts Bitcoin ETP in Europe
The product lists on the Deutsche Börse Xetra today and the SIX Swiss Exchange in the coming weeks.
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Crypto News Roundup for Feb. 8, 2022
With crypto markets appearing to pause from their recent rally and a look at the intersection of Washington’s travel rule and Crypto Twitter, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
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