The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) is one of the regulatory bodies that has taken specific steps with respect to ICOs. In its recently published booklet, Regulatory Aspects of ICOs in Switzerland, Baker McKenzie’s Zurich office gives an overview of the regulation of ICOs in Switzerland.
Yves Mauchle is an associate in the Corporate Finance practice area in Zurich. He focuses on debt and equity capital markets as well as financial services regulation. Yves regularly represents financial intermediaries and other clients on regulatory matters and advises on the particular challenges posed by fintech business models, including ICOs.