The operator of the Swiss stock exchange SIX has announced intentions to launch a regulated trading platform for digital assets.
SIX to launch full end-to-end and fully integrated digital asset trading, settlement and custody service: https://t.co/RxzzxlxA0j #SIXNews pic.twitter.com/9EFY9LL4ue
— SIX (@sixgroup) July 6, 2018
According to a press release, the new exchange will offer the world’s first adjustable infrastructure for trading and storage of digital assets.
At the same time, the platform also gives the opportunity of producing digital assets, tokenization existing securities and non-banking assets.
“This is the beginning of a new era for the capital market. We are convinced that digital technology will not disappear and will determine the future of our industry”, — said the head of the SIX Jos Dijsselhof.
The launch of the service scheduled for mid-2019.
We will remind, earlier the head of the Swiss Canton of the financial Department of the Swiss Canton of Zug Heinz Tannler called the Swiss bankers Association (SBA) to establish a working group to facilitate the blockchain-companies in opening Bank accounts.