Switzerland has established itself as a leading location in distributed ledger technology (DLT) and blockchain. The Swiss government has implemented legal regulations to create legal certainty, enabling innovation and growth in this industry. This has resulted in the establishment of over 1,000 companies in Switzerland, making it a hub for the growing fintech and blockchain ecosystem.
ILFP Legal Partners LLC
ILFP Legal Partners is your ideal partner for navigating Switzerland's legal and regulatory environment. Our team of experts offers a wide range of services, including company formation, local substance, regulatory compliance, risk management, and staff leasing. As a member of the Swiss fiduciary association TREUHAND | SUISSE and holder of the staff lease license according to the Federal Act on Employment Services and the Hiring of Services, ILFP is equipped to support businesses of all sizes and from various industries.
Switzerland's Blockchain Ecosystem
With the number of companies in Crypto Valley steady at 1,135, according to the latest figures, and the Top 50 entities for 2022 increasing funding by 2.7% to reach $3.2B, there is no doubt that Switzerland's blockchain ecosystem is thriving. ILFP can help you join the ranks of these successful businesses by leveraging our experience and expertise.
Swiss Government's Commitment
The Swiss government has demonstrated its commitment to the development of this industry by enacting legal regulations for blockchain technology. The Federal Act on the Adaptation of Federal Law to Developments in Distributed Electronic Register Technology provides a secure legal basis for trading rights through electronic registers. The segregation of crypto-based assets in the event of bankruptcy has been clarified by law, and a new license category for DLT trading systems has been established in financial market infrastructure law, creating a flexible legal framework for new forms of financial market infrastructure.
Partnering with ILFP
Partnering with ILFP means that you can benefit from our deep understanding of the legal and regulatory landscape in Switzerland, which is vital to the success of your business. Our team of experts will work with you to identify the right legal structure and ensure that you are fully compliant with all relevant regulations. With ILFP as your partner, you can focus on building your business while we take care of the rest.
Contact ILFP today to learn more about how we can help you unlock the opportunities in Switzerland's blockchain ecosystem. Whether you're a startup, venture capitalist, or a high net worth individual, ILFP is your go-to source for all your legal needs.
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