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FinTech Infographics: The Evolution of FinTech

The FinTech industry offers technology solutions and services to solve financial isues. This evolution started with the birth of the signature verification system Pantelegraph, invented by Giovanni Caselli in 1865. The system set the initial milestone for the glorious development of FinTech. For

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Swiss Fintech Startups Accounts to Follow on Instagram

Just like Facebook, Twitter and recently, Snapchat, Instagram are one of the most active social media platforms which attract millions of users globally. If Facebook is your big community to share interests and stay connected, Twitter is your latest stream

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Number26 erhält Banklizenz -und heisst nun N26

Number26 wird zu N26 und erhält eine Banklizenz: Nur anderthalb Jahre nach Produkt-Launcherhält das FinTech für seine N26 Bank eine deutsche Vollbanklizenz von der Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) und der Europäischen Zentralbank und damit die Erlaubnis, Bankgeschäfte in Europa tätigen

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30 Swiss Fintech Startups To Watch

The Swiss fintech startup scene has been growing steadily during the past year, expanding from 157 startups in November 2015 to 185 players in June 2016, according to Swisscom’s Fintech Map. Despite the growing industry, Switzerland’s fintech sector is lagging

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FinTech Infographic – The Future of Money – 15 Visuals

Technology informs just about every aspect of our lives, so it should come as no surprise that it’s having a big impact in the financial sector. FinTech, or the field of financial technology, is becoming as ubiquitous as the downtown

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Fintechnews Names Top 30 Fintech Influencers in Switzerland

Influence marketing focuses on key individuals versus a target market. It identifies the individuals that have influence over potential buyers, and orients marketing activities around these influencers. Influence marketing has pressured organizations to seek out social media influencers. Having influencers

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Swisscom Announces 10 (Fintech) Finalists of StartUp Challenge 2016; 4 of them are Fintechs

Swisscom has announced the ten startups selected to pitch on August 16, 2016 as part of its StartUp Challenge 2016. Each year, the Swisscom StartUp Challenge, a business accelerator program organized in cooperation with venturelab, rewards five startups that are trying

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Credit Suisse Report Names Technologies Trends Changing Banking

Credit Suisse has released a report on the Swiss financial center in which it points out the key trends and technologies that are changing banking. The report, entitled ‘Swiss Financial Center 2016,’ addresses the ongoing changes occurring in the financial

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Neues Swisscom Digital Lab – 400 Quadratmeter pure Innovationskraft

Swisscom weihte am 29. Juni 2016 ihr Digital Lab auf dem Campus der Eidgenössischen Technischen Hochschule Lausanne (EPFL) ein und konkretisiert so die im Dezember 2015 kommunizierte strategische Partnerschaft. Die offene Innovationsplattform widmet sich den neusten Digitalisierungstrends und wendet sich

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Aktuelle Entwicklungen im Bereich Credit Scoring / Ein neues Schweizer Bonitätsprüfungs-Tool

Das altehrwürdige Geschäftsmodell des Credit Scoring gerät langsam aber sicher unter Druck. Verantwortlich dafür ist in erster Linie die fortschreitende Digitalisierung, die es neuen Anbietern relativ einfach macht, durch den Einsatz von Algorithmen und die Verwendung sog. alternativer Daten, wie

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