Solaris Raises 96 Million EUR Series F

Solaris announced the signing of its Series F round led by SBI Group and other existing investors. The current round consists of EUR 96 million in additional capital and a financial guarantee of up to EUR 100 million capital equivalent.

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Swiss Financial Innovation Desk Launches Fintech Hackathon

FIND, the new formed government supported Swiss Financial Innovation Desk (FIND), announced the launch of its flagship event “SwissHacks”, a fintech-focused hackathon powered by Tenity. FIND aims to concierge and hatch financial innovation and consolidate Switzerland’s leadership in the global

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Global Retail Fintech Funding Shows Resilience, Supported by Banking and Credit Deals

Retail fintech recorded a slight growth in Q4 2023 with deal value increasing by 5% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) to US$2.6 billion, a modest rise that was driven by large deals in banking and credit verticals, new data released by PitchBook reveal.

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SAP Rolls Out New Cloud Payment Solutions for Retailers

SAP announced a new composable payment solution to help retailers stay ahead of changing customer expectations. The new solution, SAP Commerce Cloud, open payment framework, helps retailers become more agile as new payment options – such as buy now, pay

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Top Trends in Europe’s Digital Finance Landscape

In Europe, digital finance is being driven by the adoption of innovative technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), distributed ledger technology (DLT), big data and cloud computing. These technological advancements are presenting both opportunities and challenges, forcing regulatory

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Citi Ventures Invests in Core Banking Provider Tuum

Tuum, a London and Tallinn based core banking provider, announced that Citi Ventures, a venture capital arm of US-headquartered Citigroup, has become a strategic investor in the company as a follow-on from Tuum’s recently announced series B fundraising. At the

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PPRO Secure Additional 85 Million EUR Growth Funding

PPRO, a London based payments platform, has announced the completion of a dual tranche funding round totalling €85 million to pursue growth in key markets and further enhance its global network of local payment methods. The funding is provided by

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Fintech Investors in Switzerland

Switzerland boasts a vibrant investment ecosystem supported by a robust network of investors and venture capitalists (VCs). A database created and maintained by The Week in Swiss Startups, in collaboration with swissVC and Swisspreneur, reveals that the market now comprises

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Unabhängige Finanz News Portale erste Wahl für Anlageentscheidungen

Gut informiert, besser investiert: Wer seine Anlageentscheidungen nach objektiven Kriterien trifft, braucht verlässliche Informationen. In der Online-Umfrage Trend des Monats März hat der Deutsche Bundesverband für strukturierte Wertpapiere (BSW) Anlegerinnen und Anleger befragt, auf welche Informationsquellen sie überwiegend vertrauen. Auf

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2024 IFZ Fintech Report: Swiss Fintech Hubs Fall Behind

Switzerland is losing competitiveness as a global fintech hub, overshadowed by nations including Singapore and Sweden which have been actively improving their support of fintech companies and enhancing their environments to allow for the development of the sector, findings from

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