How the Financial Industry Will Look Like in 2030: Swiss Fintech Innovations

Industry trade group Swiss Fintech Innovations (SFTI) has released a discussion paper exploring how the financial and banking services industry will likely look like in 2030. The paper, produced by members of SFTI representing the likes of Swisscom, SIX, Zürcher

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Liquiditätsplanungs Lösung für Schweizer KMU’s mit Relaunch und neuem CEO

Seit 2017 digitalisiert Tresio die Liquiditätsplanung von Schweizer KMU und stellt ihnen auf Knopfdruck die wichtigsten Daten für fundierte Finanzentscheide zur Verfügung. Mit Tobias Angehrn übernimmt nun ein erfahrener KMU-Finanzexperte die Geschäftsführung mit dem Ziel, das junge Unternehmen in Zukunft

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Insurtechs Led German Fintech VC in 2019

Insurtech startups in Germany raised a record of EUR 442 million in funding in 2019, up a staggering 216% from EUR 140 million the previous year. The figure made insurtech the most successful segment within Germany’s fintech sector, according to

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10 Trends in Retail Banking to Watch Out for in 2020 and Beyond

The banking industry is undergoing fundamental changes driven by advancements in technology, the emergence of the so-called Open X ecosystem, and the entrance of bigtechs into the scene, according to a report by Capgemini. The consulting firm released in November

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Schweizer Crowdlending Platform Finanziert auch Studenten

Cashare freut sich mitteilen zu dürfen, dass die bestehende Zusammenarbeit bereits heute um drei Jahre verlängert wird. Die Vorteile für die Studierenden, sowie auch der nachhaltige Mehrwert für die Partnerschaft konnten in der Pilotphase erfolgreich bestätigt werden. Cashare übernimmt zukünftig

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Blockchain wird bei SIM Daten-Lösung eingesetzt

Blockchain-Sicherheitsexperte Ubirch, Sicherheitstechnologie-Anbieter G+D Mobile Security und IoT-Funkdienstanbieter 1NCE bündeln ihre Kräfte, um ein Blockchain-gestütztes IoT-Datensicherheitspaket anzubieten. Der neue Service verbindet die Sicherheitsstandards der Mobilfunk- mit denen der Blockchain-Technologie. Ab März 2020 bietet 1NCE, der weltweit erste IoT Flatrate-Anbieter, seinen

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Revolut Goes Open Banking

In pursuit of its goal to give people greater control over their financial lives, Revolut has launched Open Banking for all UK customers using TrueLayer Revolut has chosen Truelayer as their Open Banking platform, giving them secure, reliable access to

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Top 50 Blockchain and Crypto Companies in Switzerland and Liechtenstein in 2020

The current CV VC Top 50 Report highlights maturity and substance of the blockchain ecosystem in Crypto Valley. The number of firms has risen to 842 and employment has reached 4,400 in Switzerland to Liechtenstein. The financial services cluster is

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Municipality of Zermatt Now Accepts Payments in Bitcoin

The municipality of Zermatt, in cooperation with Bitcoin Suisse, announced that it will accept Bitcoin as a means of payment for local taxes and official transactions with immediate effect. A point-of-sale solution provided by Bitcoin Suisse has been installed in

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Why Are 80% of Central Banks Looking into Digital Currencies?

In 2019, 80% of central banks were engaged in work related to central bank digital currency (CBDC), compared with 70% the previous year. Amongst these, 40% had progressed from conceptual research to experiments or proofs-of-concept, and 10% had developed pilot

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