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2 Fintech Startups Win Swisscom StartUp Challenge 2018

AAAccell, Dotphoton, Exeon Analytics, Sentifi and ROVENSO have been named as the winners of the sixth Swisscom StartUp Challenge. All gave a successful pitch to the panel at the Swisscom Braingym in Bern. The next stop is Silicon Valley for

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Regulators Across the Globe Team-Up to Launch a Global Fintech Sandbox

As one of the most regulated industries in the world, fintech companies face one big obstacle in scaling: expanding into different regions. Each nation not only comes with its own quirks and market conditions, it also comes with a strict

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Venture Leaders Fintech Interview: Meet Oliver Werneyer of IMburse

Fintech Venture Leader Oliver Werneyer is the CEO of IMburse, a startup that simplifies the entire transaction technology space. It offers companies in industries from insurance to retail the chance to improve their customer relationships through personalised, streamlined payment processes

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5 Swiss Fintechs That Should Consider Expanding to Singapore & Southeast Asia

Switzerland has a long history of doing business in Singapore. Today, over 400 Swiss companies, which mainly operate in the areas of banking, transport and logistics, biotech, insurance and professional services, are present in the city-state. According to the Business

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Venture Leaders Fintech Interview: Meet Pranay Jain of Enterprise Bot

The Fintech Venture Leaders team are preparing for a roadshow that will take them to the heart of the global finance industry: New York City. Team member Enterprise Bot will be hoping to sign up more customers for its natural language

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Swiss Fintech Map August Counts Now 270 Swiss Fintech Startups

The Swiss FinTech Start-up Map August counts now 270 FinTechs, 6 more then in in July. The new members are: Assetmax, Cryptalgo Holdings AG, TokenPay Swiss AG, Swiss Crypto Vault AG, Invemo GmbH, Orion Vault AG and LAPO BC AG.

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European Parliament Releases Study on Competition Issues in Fintech

The European Parliament (EP) has published a new study on the competition challenges arisen from the increasing number of fintech services provided by newcomer startups, traditional financial institutions and Big Tech companies. According to the paper, factors such as network

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Credit Suisse’s Fintech Investment Arm, NEXT Investors Raised $261 Million

Credit Suisse Asset Management‘s NEXT Investors, an investor in the fintech space, announced the final closing of NEXT Investors II, L.P. (the “Fund”), with approximately USD 261 Million of capital commitments. The Fund will invest in growth-oriented technology and financial

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Nintendo Brings Back NES Classic Edition Console

Japanese video game giant Nintendo brought back its retro NES Classic Edition console on June 29 and after much hype and success, it has announced that it will continue producing the console throughout 2018. Nintendo of America tweeted the news

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Baloise und Amag Investieren in Online Auto Reperatur Buchungsplatform

Carhelper.ch ist die grösste Schweizer Vergleichs- und Buchungsplattform für Autoservice- und Reparaturen. Automobilisten können Garagen online vergleichen und buchen, erhalten automatisch kalkulierte Festpreise und müssen somit nicht auf Offerten der Garagisten warten. Jetzt wird bekannt, dass die Basler Versicherungen und

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