September 11, 2020 Swiss Parliament amends financial laws to boost blockchain adoption.

This week, the Swiss Parliament voted unanimously to amend six existing financial and banking laws with the intent to bolster blockchain activity in the country. The changes center around increased security and regulatory clarity around cryptoasset trading. Earlier this year, the Swiss House of Representatives passed the Blockchain Act, which also aims to boost blockchain adoption and will go into effect in February of next year.