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7 Future of Money Scenarios

Within 5 to 7 years, digital payments will become more prominent as tech solutions substantially increase in convenience compared to cash. Nevertheless, cash will continue to be perceived and widely used as a store of value. This is, according to

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Podcast: Swiss FinTech Fair Founder Interviews

This is a podcast interview by Voice of Fintech with Christina Kehl, co-founder & Managing Director at Swiss Finance Startups. Voice of Fintech talks about the Swiss Finance Startups association goals, the need to “bring Bern to Zurich” to provide

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Top 10 European Tech Scale Ups in Late Stage Funding

 Stripe have released the “Blooming Late” report, analysing the state of late-stage technology funding in Europe. In the first three quarters of 2019 alone, more than 52 deals of €100 million or above have been recorded across Europe, including for

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A New $60 Million Fund for Tech Startups by Swiss Founders for Swiss Founders

Switzerland gets a new Tech Fund. Wingman Ventures, an independent venture fund is all about providing know-how and financial support to help Swiss startups become international market leaders. The fund is investing USD 60m in Swiss tech startups exclusively. From

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European Fintech Investment Surpassed Asia

Fintech is Europe’s largest venture capital (VC) investment category, receiving 20% of all VC investment in the region between 2017 and 2019 year-to-date (YTD), surpassing enterprise software (17%), health (13%) and transportation (8%), according to the State of European Fintech

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Loanboox – Founder Story: Raising Big Ticket Debt Painless

A poadcast interview with Stefan Muehlemann , CEO and founder of Loanboox. Why he believes in the power of platforms, why raising debt should not hurt and how he got started with his latest venture, Loanboox. Loanboox is a leading

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Deutsche Boerse: Milestone in Settlement via Blockchain

Settlement via securities and cash tokens and further use as collateral at Eurex Clearing as Central Counterparty – within a binding legal framework / Joint use cases confirm a potential founding stone for multiple comprehensive distributed ledger services Commerzbank, Deutsche

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SME Digital Banking Startups See Rapid Growth in Europe

The European Union (EU) is home to 24 million small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), representing about 99.8% of all companies and employing 93 million people that account for two-thirds of total employment. Although SMEs make up a large part of

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A Payment Solution for China’s Swiss Post Cross-Border e-Commerce Marketplace

Wirecard is providing the payment solution for Swiss Post’s “Your Gateway to China” service. Thanks to the “Your Gateway to China” service, Swiss retailers can easily offer their products directly to Chinese consumers through major virtual marketplaces. Swiss Post offers

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IBM Innovation Ecosystem Story – Startup with IBM

A podcast interview with Pascal Allot, IBM Innovation Ecosystem Director. The Voice of Fintech Podcast talks with Pascal about startups in Switzerland and discusses Big Tech’s interest in Financial Services and FinTech.

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