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eBill: Billte Becomes a Network Partner of SIX

In November 2019, SIX will introduce the network partner model for eBill into the market. Since the beginning of July, contracts for network partners have been available online for signature. The Fintech startup Billte is the first company to have

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Results of the SNB Survey on Digitalisation and Fintech at Swiss Banks

In the fourth quarter of 2018, the Swiss National Bank conducted a survey on digitalisation and fintech at Swiss banks. The exercise – part of ongoing monitoring by the SNB in the context of its statutory mandate – focused on

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Meet 7 Newest Fintechs to Join the Unicorn Club in 2019

In the 2nd quarter of 2019, fintech funding topped US$8.3 billion, bringing the first half 0f 2019 global fintech funding to US$15.1 billion, according to CB Insights’ Global Fintech Report Q2’2019 report. The quarter saw a record of 25 mega-rounds

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Global Fintech Fundraising Fell in First Half of 2019, Germany Fintech on the Rise, Fintech China on Halt

Global investment in fintech ventures fell sharply in the first half of 2019, as fundraising and deal activity in China that had soared a year earlier ground to a halt, partially offsetting strong gains in the U.S., U.K. and several

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Top 10 Most Valuable Fintechs Across North America and Europe

PitchBook, a software-as-a-service company that delivers data, research and technology covering the private capital markets, has released its list of the ten most valuable fintech startups in North America and Europe. These tackle a broad range of areas including cryptocurrencies,

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Bundesrat Kommt an Swiss Fintech Fair in Zürich

Am 17. September 2019 ist es soweit, die grösste Fintech-Messe der Schweiz, die  Swiss Fintech Fair öffnet ihre Türen. In den Hallen des Kraftwerks im Herzen von Zürich erwarten die Besucher über 50 Fintech Aussteller auf dem Messefloor, Walk-in-Live-Präsentationen in

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Swiss Fintech Startup Map August 2019: 6 New Swiss Fintech Join the Ecosystem

Swisscom released the new Swiss Fintech Startup Map August 2019. The new Swiss Fintech map counts now 334 Startups. 6 new Swiss Fintech “Startups” joined the map, including Facebooks Libra in Geneva:

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10 Hottest Swiss Fintech Founders and CEOs

Inspired by finews’ list of the hottest bankers in Switzerland, we thought we’d have our fun come up with a fintech startup version of this list. Given how hot the weather is today, we thought you would also appreciate this

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Switzerland Tops The Charts as Most Innovative Country in Global Innovation Index

Switzerland is the world’s most-innovative country according to the 2019 edition of the Global Innovation Index. Sweden is a close second followed by the United States, Netherlands and United Kingdom. Now in its 12th edition, the GII is a global

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10 Promising Swiss Fintechs Eyeing Hong Kong’s Market

Swiss fintechs sector is booming, this is made evident by the fact that fintech startups in Switzerland has raised more than CHF 100 Million last year. Supporting the growth in this segment are the team behind Venturelab. Every year for

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