Tag "Germany"

Frankfurt Sees Thriving Fintech Industry: Report

Frankfurt is on the path to become a world leading fintech hub, leveraging Germany’s economic strengths in the tech industry and the city’s position as the European Union’s financial center, according to Startup Genome’s annual startup ecosystem report. Frankfurt currently

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German Regulator Takes Closer Look At ICOs As Practice Popularizes

The growing popularity of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) has led governments around the world to take a closer look into the thriving industry. Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, better known as BaFin, has joined global financial regulators in

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Berlin Sees Thriving Fintech, Blockchain Ecosystems

Germany’s fintech ecosystem has boomed in the past years with Berlin emerging as one of Europe’s leading hubs for fintech and blockchain technology. Germany now hosts about 300 companies, which raised an estimated 613.8 million EUR in 2017 through 84

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German Banks Ramp Up Fintech Startup Investment; Commerzbank Leads In Deals

German banks and financial institutions are ramping up fintech investment with Commerzbank, the fourth largest bank by total assets, emerging as the most active bank in terms of number of fintech deals. Germany’s top 10 largest banks are pursuing a

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Fintech Events In Germany And Austria To Attend In 2018

The fintech ecosystem in Germany and Austria has grown rapidly in the past years. German fintech startups attracted EUR 307 million of venture capital funds in 1H’2017, surpassing the total amount raised for the whole year 2016 with EUR 400

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Robo-Advisory Market In Germany

Robo-advisors are set to become more and more important in Germany, and by 2022, it is estimated that these will manage as much as US$14 billion in assets under management (AUM) at a annual growth rate of 42.2%, according to

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Germany’s Robo-Advisory Sector Is Getting Crowded

With 23 robo-advisors, Germany is Europe’s most crowded market when it comes to automated, algorithm-based portfolio management advice services. According to reports from Techfluence, there are currently some 64 robo-advisors in Europe, with the two predominant markets being Germany and

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New Report Highlights Germany’s Fintech Industry’s ‘Impressive Growth’

The Germany’s burgeoning fintech industry is quickly emerging as a regional leader with a number of startup gaining international recognition and Berlin becoming a “strong contender for London’s fintech crown,” according to a new report by UK payments startup GoCardless

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FinTech DACH News Rückblick der Woche 32

Fintech.Li präsentiert hier wöchentlich die wichtigsten News rund um Fintech in der Schweiz, Liechtenstein, Deutschland und Österreich. Fintech DACH Top News Überblick und Vergleich von Schweizer Nachdiplom Studiengängen in Digital Finance Diese Aufstellung hilft Euch bestimmt bei Eurer Entscheidung, solltet

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Fintechs Likely to Jeopardize One Third of German Banks Revenues, Says McKinsey

Fintech could potentially jeopardize around a third of all German banks revenues over the next few years, according to McKinsey and Company. In a new report, McKinsey explores how fintech is transforming Germany’s financial sector, offering new opportunities for both

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