Germany

Global Executives Still Very Bullish on Blockchain

Although commercial use of blockchain technology remains limited, global executives are poised to make some major moves over the next year, according to a research by Deloitte. A survey commissioned by Deloitte and conducted online between March and April 2018,

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The Hottest Fintech, Insurtech Startups in Berlin

Berlin, Germany’s largest fintech hub, is rapidly making a name for itself in the European fintech space. Today, the city hosts some of the region’s most exciting, fast-growing fintech ventures. These cover all aspects of financial services, from banking and

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Berlin Blockchain Week Exposes a Vibrant Tech Community to the World

Completely community hosted and driven, the first annual event looks to open up one of the world’s most pivotal tech communities for the future of blockchain technology. Berlin, with an incredible community of innovation that is built around a pool

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10 Most Well-Funded Fintech Companies in Germany

Germany is quickly emerging as a fintech powerhouse, with Berlin and Hamburg in particular witnessing thriving fintech communities. According to EY, Germany hosts over 300 fintech companies which raised a record of US$655.4 million in 2017. The followings are ten

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100m USD for German Fintech Deposit Solutions

Deposit Solutions, the Open Banking pioneer and international platform for savings deposits, announced the closing of a new funding round . The round was led by private equity firm Vitruvian Partners. Vitruvian was joined by Kinnevik and existing shareholders including

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12 Upcoming Fintech, Digital Finance and Blockchain Events in Germany to Attend

Germany’s fintech landscape continues to grow with about 300 fintech companies as of late-2017 that raised a record of US$655.4 million last year. Berlin retains the position of the country’s largest fintech hub, hosting 27% of its fintech companies, followed

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Scout24 übernimmt Finanzcheck.de für 285 Millionen Euro

Die Scout24 AG, ein Betreiber digitaler Marktplätze mit Fokus auf Immobilien und Automobile in Deutschland und anderen ausgewählten europäischen Ländern, hat eine Vereinbarung zum Erwerb sämtlicher Anteile an der FFG FINANZCHECK Finanzportale GmbH, einem deutschen Online-Vergleichsportal für Verbraucherkredite, unterzeichnet. Scout24

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Bayern Kapital beteiligt sich am Münchener FinTech wealthpilot

Bayern Kapital hat sich an der Münchener wealthpilot GmbH beteiligt. Das Finanztechnologie-Start-up hat eine zweite Finanzierungsrunde erfolgreich abgeschlossen. Angeführt wurde die Runde von erfahrenen Start-up-Unternehmern. Neben dem Neuinvestor Bayern Kapital hatten sich aber auch die Altgesellschafter beteiligt. wealthpilot ist ein

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wikifolio Kooperiert mit Robo Advisor Werthstein

wikifolio.com, Europas Plattform für transparente Anlagestrategien, und der digitale Vermögensverwalter Werthstein kooperieren, um den direkten Zugang zur Geldanlage noch einfacher zu gestalten. Werthstein setzt seine für die Vermögensverwaltung entwickelten Investmentthemen ab sofort auch in wikifolios um. Ausserdem werden wikifolio-Zertifikate Teil

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Yukka Lab Launches AI Platform for Market Sentiment

Yukka Lab, a Berlin-headquartered fintech startup, has launched a new product called Yukka News and Trend Lab that provides investors and traders with an organized and efficient way to view financial news in real-time and gain critical market insights. Yukka

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