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Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority Introduces Strict Requirements For Payment Transactions On Blockchain
On 26 August 2019, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA published the FINMA Guidance 02/2019 regarding payments on the blockchain (the "Guidance").
Switzerland
29 Aug 2019
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Geldwäscherei durch Unterlassen
Mit BGE 136 IV 188 hat das Bundesgericht die in der Lehre lang umstrittene Frage entschieden, ob das GwG
Switzerland
12 Jul 2019
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Brexit And Swiss Financial Markets: Switzerland Takes Steps To Soften A Hard Brexit
In less than a month, the deadline set out under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty on the European Union for the United Kingdom (UK) to achieve an agreement on the terms of its withdrawal
European Union
11 Mar 2019
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Swiss Withholding Tax: New Flexible Administrative Practice For Non-Swiss Bonds Issued Under Swiss Parental Guarantee
A practice note published by the SFTA on 5 February 2019 adopts a highly welcome loosening of the conditions under which bonds/debentures ...
Switzerland
15 Feb 2019
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Portfolio Managers, Trustees, And Managers Of Collective Assets Under FinIA – The Dawn Of A New Age
In this briefing, we examine the new regulatory regime for portfolio managers, trustees, and managers of collective assets under the FinIA.
Switzerland
9 Nov 2018
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Legal Professional Privilege In Switzerland: Overview, Recent Developments And Trends
The contours of legal professional privilege vary from one jurisdiction to another. In transnational internal investigations or in multi-jurisdictional criminal proceedings.
Switzerland
14 Sep 2018
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Advance Care Directive And Living Will – Health And Wealth Planning Tools
Swiss adult protection law is based on the right to self-determination. It provides for two instruments in this regard: an advance care directive (so-called Vorsorgeauftrag) and a living will...
Switzerland
9 Jan 2018
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Fund Management 2017
The primary legal basis for the investment fund business in Switzerland is the Federal Act on Collective Investment Schemes of 23 June 2006, which came into force on 1 January 2007...
Switzerland
10 May 2017
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Finanzkriminalität Wie Intern Sind Interne Untersuchungsberichte?
Verdachtsfällen im Bereich der Finanzkriminalität (Geldwäscherei, Korruption, Steuer- und Betrugsdelikte) müssen Finanzinstitute aus regulatorischen Gründen immer nachgehen.
Switzerland
27 Apr 2017
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Fintech Boost In Switzerland
Fintech is currently a hot topic in many jurisdictions, particularly when it comes to facilitating innovation in that area from a regulatory perspective.
Switzerland
6 Mar 2017
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Fintech – Federal Council Opens Consultation
On 1 February 2017, the Federal Council launched a public consultation on proposed amendments to the BA and the BO, which seek to ease the Swiss regulatory framework for providers...
Switzerland
1 Mar 2017
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Automatic Exchange Of Information (AEOI): Update On Status Of Implementation In Switzerland And Partner States
On 16, 18, 22 and 24 November 2016, Switzerland signed joint declarations on the introduction of the AEOI with the significant South American hubs Argentina, Mexico, Brazil and Uruguay...
Switzerland
30 Nov 2016
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Communication De Soupçons De Blanchiment Après La Fin De La Relation D'affaires
Dans un arrêt 6B_503/2015 que nous comprenons être de principe, rendu le 24 mai 2016 et destiné à la publication au recueil officiel des ATF...
Switzerland
7 Nov 2016
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Suspicions Of Money Laundering: Extension Of The Duty To Report Beyond The End Of The Business Relationship
In a recently released milestone decision, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court held, for the very first time, that the duty of financial intermediaries to report suspicions of money laundering...
Switzerland
15 Sep 2016
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Freezing, Forfeiture And Restitution Of Illicit Assets Of Politically Exposed Persons Abroad: New Regime Applicable As Of July 1st, 2016
This provision codifies the practice developed by the Federal Council under the Swiss Federal Constitution.
Switzerland
5 Jul 2016
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IFLR Magazine March 2016
On July 1 2015, a new Swiss law entered into force, which implements the recommendations of the international Groupe d'action financière (GAFI) aimed at preventing money laundering and tax evasion.
Switzerland
22 Mar 2016
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New Reporting Obligations
The Swiss parliament passed into law last December the Act on the implementation of the Financial Action Task Force's Recommendations (FATF Implementation Act).
Switzerland
18 Aug 2015
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New Reporting Obligations For Shareholders Of Non-Listed Companies
The Swiss parliament introduced last December extensive reporting obligations for shareholders of non-listed Swiss companies limited by shares...
Switzerland
22 Jun 2015
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Significant Amendments Of Anti-Money Laundering Laws In Switzerland
Responding to an international demand for more transparency and harsher money laundering regulations, the Swiss legislator is constantly revising Swiss anti-money laundering law.
Switzerland
15 May 2015
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