Poland Poised to Become a Key Fintech Hub in EU

Thanks to its innovative financial sector, a willingness from the industry to partner with fintechs, and its strategic position within the European Union, Poland is poised to join the competition to become one of Europe’s key fintech hubs and the

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​Lykke Launches Special Sale Offer for Its Digital Token; Looks to Raise CHF 2M

Lykke, a Swiss fintech startup building a regulated marketplace powered by blockchain technology, has launched its proprietary 1-year forward offering. The news was unveiled on February 9, at a Lykke-hosted event in Zurich, Switzerland. The special limited offer, which will

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CROWDLI AG lanciert Crowdfunding-Plattform für Immobilien

Die CROWDLI AG hat ihr Online-Portal www.crowdli.ch für direktes Investieren in nachhaltige Immobilienkapitalanlagen vor Kurzem gelauncht. Das Portal ietet seinen Nutzern die Möglichkeit mittels Crowdfunding Miteigentumsanteile an geprüften und wertbeständigen Liegenschaften wie Mehrfamilienhäuser oder Gewerbeliegenschaften zu erwerben. User können bereits

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Boring Makes Money

FinTech – Financial Technology – refers to the use of new technologies in Financial Services. Leveraging analytics, data management and disruptive digital functions are just some of the main drivers. FinTech Startups are agile – release cycles differ from 2-3

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Cybersecurity und FinTech

Der Jahreswechsel und die damit verbundenen Vorhersagen für das Jahr 2017 sind erst einige Wochen alt. Ein Element, welches bei fast allen FinTech-Vorhersagen präsent war, ist das Thema Cybersecurity. Hier ein paar Beispiele BBC News – 2017 tech Trends Chris Skinner’s Blog –

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7 Fintech Startups for Offline and Online POS-Lending

POS consumer credit develops explosively. There are two main segments of POS credit industry solutions — for offline and online sellers. Affirm, working with borrowers under 35, has already shipped its solution to 850+ offline sellers and more than 10 big e-commerce

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Neuer Chief Marketing & Operations Officer bei crowdhouse.ch

Benoit Henry wird neuer Chief Marketing und Operations Officer bei crowdhouse.ch und neben den Gründern Robert Plantak und Ardian Gjeloshi drittes Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung. Er wird seine neue Stelle im Verlaufe des Februars 2017 antreten. Vor seinem Einstieg bei crowdhouse.ch

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Machine Learning Research Takes Aim At Fraud

Swiss Fintech Company NetGuardians and the School of Engineering and Management Vaud (HEIG-VD) have joined forces in a Made-in-Switzerland research project aimed at taking machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) technology in financial fraud detection to the next level. The project

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Apple Pay: Wirecard Announces Expansion of Boon in Switzerland

Wirecard, a leading payment service company, launched its mobile payment solution for customers in Switzerland as part of its planned global expansion. Boon an iOS-based mPayment application, was previously limited to the United Kingdom and France. After establishing a strong market

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3 Reasons Behind European Wealth Managers Falling Profitability

European wealth managers are facing bittersweet challenges in recent years. A Deloitte study shows that bankable European assets had grown by 40% but their profits had fallen by 60%. This brings along the big question why? The profitability of any

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