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Lenz & Staehelin advises Swissquote
Lenz & Staehelin advises Swissquote, Switzerland’s leading online bank, on various FinTech matters, including in relation to:
- trading in cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin; and
- the first actively managed Bitcoin certificate, which allows investors to participate in the cryptocurrency's boom through a financial instrument with a listing on the SIX Swiss Exchange.
Lenz & Staehelin had previously advised Swissquote on the implementation of its pioneering robo-advisory platform.
The team includes partners Jacques Iffland (Corporate and M&A) and Fedor Poskriakov (Banking and Finance), as well as associate Ariel Ben Hattar (Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A).