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US Crypto Custody Firm Fireblocks Sets up Swiss Office for DACH Expansion Plans

Fireblocks, a US-based platform that allows financial institutions to store, move and issue cryptocurrencies, announced that it will be opening of a new office headquartered in Switzerland. The firm said that it will be dedicating significant resources toward expanding its

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Swiss Fintech Funding Drops 38% in 2020

Swiss fintech companies raised a total of CHF 220.1 million in 2020, a 38% decrease compared the CHF 360.3 million raised in 2019, new data from local startup portal Startupticker.ch show. The decline in fintech fundraising, outlined in the newly

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Switzerland to Participate in Singapore Fintech Festival 2020 With Digital Exhibitors

The Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) and the Swiss Business Hub ASEAN will be participating in this year’s Singapore FinTech Festival 2020 (SFF) on the 7-11 December with a digital Swiss Pavilion featuring 8 exhibitors. The virtual participation is part of

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Top 50 Swiss Blockchain Companies H1 2020

Crypto Valley has further matured and added substance in the first half of 2020. Despite challenging circumstances because of COVID-19, the number of firms in Crypto Valley has increased to 919, and employment reached over 4700 in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

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Swiss Fintech Funding Down Amid COVID-19

In the first half of 2020, fintech investment represented 10.4% of all funding going towards Swiss startups. As a comparison, fintech accounted for 15.7% of all invested capital in 2019, showcasing a notable shift in investment trends with investors preferring

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14 Swiss Companies Make up 2020 WealthTech 100 List

Specialist research firm Fintech Global has released its annual WealthTech100 list, which recognizes the 100 most innovative wealthtech companies in the world. This year, 14 Swiss companies made the list. Over the past four years, the global wealthtech industry has

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Swiss VCs Supporting the Domestic Fintech Startup Ecosystem

When talking about fintech investors, the first names that come to mind are often the prominent US venture capital (VC) firms that have backed some of the world’s most successful fintech startups such as Andreessen Horowitz, Accel Partners and Index

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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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Swiss Fintech Startups Raised CHF 360M in 2019: Swiss Venture Capital Report 2020

In 2019, Swiss fintech startups raised CHF 360 million in funding through 39 rounds. Compared with the previous year, this represents a 91.8% increase in investment amount and a 50% increase in deal number, according to the Swiss Venture Capital

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14 Fintechs Amongst 2019’s Top 100 Swiss Startups

Venturelab has released its annual ranking of the year’s Top 100 Swiss Startups, among which 14 fintechs. The 100 names were unveiled on September 4 at the Top 100 Swiss Startups Award night, an event that brought together more than

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