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Avaloq Runs Now a Fintech Venture Capital Fund

A new subsidiary, Avaloq Ventures AG, will provide access to venture capital funding and growth support for start-ups and fast-growing fintech businesses. Avaloq Ventures will enable funding for fintechs partnering with Avaloq, e.g. by offering their solutions on Avaloq’s Software

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10 Interview Fragen an Accounto: KMU Buchhaltungs-Kosten um 60% Reduzieren

Das Online Accounting Startup Accounto im Interview mit Startupszene.ch. Was ist die Geschäftsidee? Accounto lässt die digitale und autonome Buchhaltung Wirklichkeit werden. KMU lassen die gesamte Buchhaltung über die Accounto Platform ausgelagert abwicklen und behalten trotzdem einen aktuellen Einblick in

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19 Influential Fintech Founders in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH)

With 100 million Internet users, a developed tech community and a large pool of investors, the DACH region, which comprises Germany, Austria and Switzerland, is one of the fastest growing EU economic regions with a booming fintech sector. DACH is

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10 Fintech Blogs and Newspages in Asia to Follow

Fintech continues to be one of the most hyped sectors, notably in Asia where the large population of unbanked, high smartphone and Internet penetration rates and supportive governments are providing fertile for fintech innovation. For many, Asia is the number

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Swiss Fintech Map November Counts Now 308 Swiss Fintech Startups

The Swiss FinTech Start-up Map November from Swisscom counts now 308 FinTechs, 11 more than in October.

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Fintech Now Takes Up 33% of Revenue Share in Financial Services

New entrants to the banking market — including challenger banks, non-bank payments institutions and big tech companies — are amassing up to one-third of new revenue, which is challenging the competitiveness of traditional banks, according to new research from Accenture.

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SEC Launches New Strategic Hub for Innovation and Fintech- Finhub

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission  announced last week the launch of the agency’s Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology (FinHub). The FinHub will serve as a resource for public engagement on the SEC’s FinTech-related issues and initiatives, such as distributed ledger

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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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“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 1 Fintech Startup more – TaxLevel. Here are the descriptions of all the

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Swiss Fintech Overview Map – Unbundling Banks

Unsere Deutschen Blogging Kollegen von PaymentBanking haben sich dem Thema Fintech Schweiz angenommen und einen Überblick  der Schweizer FinTech Szene skiziert. Sie folgern: “FinTechs machen den Grossbanken das Business strittig. Das Zusammenspiel von grossen und kleinen Playern auf dem Schweizer

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