Erste Fintech Messe der Schweiz

Die Startup-Vereinigung Swiss Finance Startups hat am 16. Oktober 2018 im Zürcher Grünenhof die erste Fintech-Messe der Schweiz lanciert. Das Event ist gemäss dem Veranstalter ein Erfolg auf der ganzen Linie und hat deren Erwartungen deutlich übertroffen. Es ist viel

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Iuvo – The P2P Investment Platform Celebrates 2nd Birthday With €29 M Turnover

The Estonian platform iuvo is one of the fastest developing P2P platforms in Europe. Мore and more people choose to entrust their savings to peer-2-peer platforms, rather than deposit them in banks. In 2 years iuvo has attracted over 7000

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Switzerland Is an Early Adopter to a Trend That Could Change the Face of Banks Forever

Before 2015, the idea of banks actively working together and sharing information with each other seemed like a pipe dream, or end results of corporate espionage. This is, until the UK embarked on their Open API banking initiative, which has

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Swiss Artificial Intelligence Startup Map and Link to Fintech Q3/ 2018

Swisscom published the 3rd Swiss Artificial Intelligence Startup Map. Out of this list, we have listed again below for your convenience all the Startups out of the Fintech/Insurtech and the Virtual Assistants/Chatbots Categories. Click on the Logo to get to the

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LEND Schliesst CHF 6 Millionen Series A Finanzierungsrunde Ab

Das Zürcher P2P Lending Platform LEND schliesst die Series A Finanzierungsrunde ab. Insgesamt CHF 6 Millionen wurden eingesamelt, 3.5 Millionen im April 2017 und nun weitere 2.5 Millionen CHF von Venture Capital Fund Alpana Venture sowie den bisherigen Angel Investoren.

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FinTech Award Alpbach: Schweizer Fintech AI Startup Gewinnt

Ein Schweizer AI Fintech Startup gewinnt den Fintech Award am renomierten European Alpbach Symposium. Beim 32. Alpbacher Finanzsymposium wurde der „FinTech Award Alpbach 2018″ der UniCredit Bank Austria an Private Alpha verliehen. Der Preis ist mit 5.000 Euro dotiert und

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Swiss Stock Exchange Takes Stake In Digital Inheritance Start-Up PassOn

Following its announcement in July launching SIX Digital Exchange to address the opportunities in the digital asset space, SIX today announced that it has taken a minority stake in PassOn AG, a Swiss start-up specialising in the transfer of digital assets

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“BORN IN SWITZERLAND” Swiss Original Fintech Overview Map Update: 133 Companies

Luc Schuurmans, Head Private Banking, Executive Management at Bank Linth LLB AG,  put together an updated overview map of Fintech Companies “Born in Switzerland”. Since his last update, he collected 10 Fintech Startups more – Alethena, Crypto Finance AG, CrowdPark, AlgoTrader, SwissBorg, Vision&, WealthArc,

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Wefox Group Aims to Become the “New Insurance Standard Worldwide”

Wefox Group, a Swiss/German insurtech that operates digital platforms that connect insurers, brokers and consumers, is one of the fastest growing insutech startups in Europe and has been expanding aggressively in the past year.   Expansion plans After Switzerland, Germany, and

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Common API macht die Schweiz zu “DEM” Fintech Standort- Exclusives Interview

Vor kurzem hat eine Swiss Fintech Innovation (SFTI) Arbeitsgruppe unter Leitung von Jürgen Petry erste Details der Schweizer Common API Spezifikation publiziert. Die Initiative wurde bereits vor 2 Jahren gestartet, und SFTI hat es hier geschafft, wichtige Player mit an Bord zu haben.

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