The Top 50 Climate Fintech Startups

In 2023, global climate fintech investments totaled US$2.3 billion, declining by a slight 19% compared to the previous year, data from CommerzVentures, a venture capital (VC) firm backed by German banking group Commerzbank, reveal. The rate is much lower than

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The Best Rated Mobile Banking Apps in Switzerland

Over the past two years, mobile banking has developed strongly in Switzerland, overtaking e-banking as the most popular transactional and delivery channel. This industry is seeing the emergence of leaders, among which banking incumbents Zurcher Kantonalbank and Luzerner Kantonalbank, a

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Mike Stawchansky to Spearhead Finastra’s Gen AI Initiatives as New Tech Chief

Financial software provider Finastra has appointed Mike Stawchansky as its new Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Innovation Officer. Mike, who will be working closely with the Office of the CEO, is set to spearhead the company’s initiatives in customer technology and innovation, particularly

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10 Female Founders Shaping the Swiss Fintech Landscape

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 08, the Fintech News Network is presenting its spotlight on the trailblazing female founders in Switzerland’s fintech landscape. These remarkable women are not only shaping the future of the industry but also

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eBill hat erstmals über drei Millionen User

eBill gewinnt an Beliebtheit und wird immer häufiger genutzt, diese Woche hat gibt eBill in der Schweiz den 3 Millionen Meilenstein bekannt. Die grösste Nutzendengruppe ist zwischen 30 und 39 Jahre alt, das grösste Wachstum zeigt sich mit 15% bei

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Tenity Invests in 3 Swiss Early-Stage Fintech Startups

The upcoming edition of the Tenity Incubation Program in Switzerland welcomes a cohort of 9 early-stage startups selected from a pool of more than 400 applications globally. For the next four months, the Fintech startups will go through an intensive

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Visa and Western Union Expand Partnership to Enhance Global Money Transfers

Visa and Western Union have entered into a seven-year agreement to significantly enhance the way money is sent across borders. This collaboration aims to simplify the process for Western Union customers to transfer funds directly to Visa cardholders and bank

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Neuer CEO bei Hypothekarbank Lenzburg

Der Verwaltungsrat der Hypothekarbank Lenzburg hat sich für den neuen CEO entschieden, Der 44 jährige Silvan Hilfiker wird das Amt übernehmen. Wie bereits zuvor angekündigt, wird Marianne Wildi, CEO der Hypothekarbank Lenzburg, an der Generalversammlung vom 16. März 2024 für

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Luzerner KB steigt in den den Handel und die Verwahrung von Kryptowährungen ein

Die Luzerner Kantonalbank AG (LUKB) ermöglicht ihren Kundinnen und Kunden seit Anfang März 2024 den Handel und die Verwahrung von Kryptowährungen. Das neue Angebot ist technisch nahtlos in das Kernbankensystem und das E-Banking (Mobile und Desktop) der LUKB integriert. Aktuell

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Zurich Recognized as Switzerland’s Leading Fintech Hub

Switzerland is home to several tech startup hubs that each has their speciality. Among these tech hubs, Zurich is recognized as the country’s fintech hub owing to the canton’s proximity to financial institutions, a new report published by UBS/Credit Suisse

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