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Open Finance, Green Fintech Among Swiss Federal Council’s Top Areas of Focus for Coming Years

Switzerland’s Federal Council has set out 12 key fintech trends and technologies it will be putting a focus on for the coming years as part of the government’s ambition to establish the country as a top business location for digital

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Rwanda’s Largest Bank Completes Core Modernization With Temenos

Temenos, the banking software company, today announces that Bank of Kigali Plc, Rwanda’s largest bank by assets and market share, has gone live on Temenos. Replacing its core banking system with Temenos open platform for composable banking allows the bank

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Neuer CEO bei Bexio kommt von SwissSign

Doppelwechsel an der Spitze von bexio: Markus Naef wird neuer CEO, Tom Sprenger übernimmt den CTO-Posten. Die beiden stossen von der SwissSign Group AG zur Mobiliar Tochter. Markus Naef (52) übernimmt per 1. Mai 2022 die Führung von bexio. Er

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Switzerland and Singapore Planning International Fintech Conference in Zurich

Switzerland and Singapore are joining forces to organise an international fintech conference. The first Point Zero Forum will take place in Zurich from 21 to 23 June 2022. The Forum aims to act as a platform for global leaders from

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Kanton Aargau Digitalisiert Betreibungsverfahrens

Drei Anbieter bewarben sich für die Ausschreibung des Kantonalen Steueramts Aargau für eine Softwarelösung zur Abwicklung der Betreibungsverfahren. Collecta AG erhielt als wirtschaftlich bestes Angebot den Zuschlag. Der Markt für Softwarelösungen zum Betreibungsprozess in der Schweiz ist klein. Denn es

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2022 Promises to Be an Exciting Year for These 6 Global Swiss Fintech Startups

After a tumultuous year 2020, fintech activity in Switzerland regained some of its strength in 2021. Much of the focus was put on large established firms last year as investors pumped large sums of money to support their growth and

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14 Fintech Startups Selected For F10 Incubation Program Batch VIII

F10 Switzerland’s eighth batch of early-stage startups selected for the F10 flagship incubation program reflects the innovative FinTech and InsurTech potential and the relevant trends in this sector, covering solutions in areas such as Metaverse, Sustainability, Wealth Management, InsurTech and

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J.P. Morgan to Acquire a Stake in Viva Wallet

J.P. Morgan announced that it has entered into an agreement with Athen based Viva Wallet, a leading European cloud-based payments fintech company, and its existing shareholders to acquire an ownership stake of approximately 49%, subject to regulatory approvals. Financial terms

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Goldman Sachs Paper: Gaming and Media Industry Leads Metaverse Race

The metaverse, a concept that refers to a shared, immersive virtual environment facilitated by the use of VR and augmented reality (AR) headsets, has emerged into one of the hottest trends in the corporate world, becoming something startups and large

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Meta Advances Work on Diem; Alphabet Shifts Focus on APAC Payment Market

These past few years have seen American bigtechs continuing to make inroads into fintech, teaming up with legacy financial institutions to embed financial services into their platforms, and taking part in strategic funding rounds to get their hands on the

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