Blockchain

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Blockchain

We structure tailored and practical solutions to help blockchain technology projects to succeed in a regulatory compliant environment. We are specialist in the provision of a complete range of services for Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), developers, miners, crypto traders and crypto exchanges.

Blockchain projects

Your Passport to the Future of Finance.

Launching an Initial Coin Offering (ICOs) as a form of alternative project finance is a very complex and challenging process. We can design a tailor- made professional services solution allowing you to focus and devote time to core processes.

Blockchain developers

If you are developing a blockchain technology project, platform or DApp you may strongly benefit from the Swiss IP regime using the Patent Box for optimizing tax on benefits on certain qualifying IP as well as R&D investment deduction incentives for optimizing R&D investment and encouraging innovation. Switzerland is home to Crypto Valley, the most vibrant blockchain community as an ecosystem for attracting unique talent and capital.

Why Switzerland

Regulatory stability, international neutrality, attractive tax regime and deep- seated tradition in global finance. Switzerland is home to relevant blockchain projects such as Ethereum, Tezos, Bancor, UTrust, Shapshift, Cryptos Fund, Status, Bitmain, Xapo, etc.

Mining

We can assist you in structuring your mining operations for servicing clients or taking investments for setting- up private mining rigs or cloud mining services in Switzerland or abroad.

Trading & exchanges

We can help to you to deploy and service any project planning to set up a crypto exchange, crypto trading platform, crypto payment processing service or crypto asset management company.

Our services include

  • Corporate Structuring. Single- entity structures in Switzerland and abroad or dual-entity Foundation + Development Company structures;
  • Banking. Assistance with opening of bank accounts and establishing solid relationship with bankers;
  • Management. Acting as resident director or board member, providing managerial, legal and corporate secretarial services;
  • Domiciliation. Providing a registered office address or office space in Switzerland;
  • Administration and bookkeeping. Including preparation of annual accounts, interim reporting and payroll services;
  • Tax compliance services. Corporate income tax, VAT, withholding tax, etc;
  • Compliance. Assistance in joining SRO, FINMA application and AML outsourcing, etc.

Overview

We are an owner run boutique office and our aim is to deliver distinctly different level of service, which focuses on developing long term partnerships with our clients and not just selling our products and services. Our personal approach ensures that we have a clear understanding of your particular circumstances and expectations, so we can provide the level of services which fits you exactly. We believe in traditional values in listening to our clients and arranging the best mix of professional skills and jurisdictional advantage in order to achieve our clients ’ goals. We are regulated by FINMA through VQF (‘Financial Services Standards Associations’).