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Baloise and UBS Increase Their Stake in Proptech Houzy

Swiss insurtech Baloise and UBS have increased their stake in Houzy, a proptech startup which supports owners of houses and apartments with their property-related needs. Both Baloise and UBS invested in Houzy at an early stage and this announcement emphasises

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UBS Launches the World’s First Dual-Blockchain Listed Digital Bond

UBS has launched the world’s first digital bond — a CHF 375 million three-year bond with 2.33% coupon — that is publicly traded and settled on both blockchain-based and traditional exchanges. The digital bond will be dual listed at SDX

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UBS and Microsoft Expand Partnership Beyond Cloud Services

UBS and Microsoft announced an expansion of their partnership that will see more than 50% of UBS’ applications, including critical workloads, running on the Microsoft Azure cloud. The expanded partnership will also help advance UBS’ sustainability initiatives and see the

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UBS Venture Unit Leads New Wealthtech US$50M Series C Funding Round

New York-based asset management platform Ethic has closed a US$50 million Series C funding round led by the Jordan Park Group, with participation from UBS’ venture unit UBS Next. The round also saw participation from existing investors including Oak HC/FT,

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UBS Invests in Tech Unicorn Bigpanda

UBS  announced it has invested in BigPanda, a leading artificial intelligence IT operations (AIOps) platform, through UBS Next, the firm’s strategic venture and innovation unit. As clients increasingly seek more digital services and business becomes more data driven, UBS is

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Berlin and London Named Amongst Europe’s Top 5 Fintech Hubs

Deep Ecosystems, a Germany-based accelerator for ecosystem projects, have released its 7th edition of the Startup Heatmap Report, ranking Europe’s top 50 most popular startup hubs in the continent. The ranking is based on a survey that polled more than

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Instimatch’s UK Subsidiary Munix Partners With Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Instimatch Global along with its UK subsidiary Munix, the digital network for institutional money market borrowing and lending, is partnering with Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s (GSAM) Mosaic platform. The partnership aims to augment Munix’s core offering by adding access to

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UBS Acquires Digital Wealth Manager Wealthfront for 1.4 Billion USD

Today, UBS and Wealthfront, an automated wealth management provider, signed an agreement whereby UBS would acquire Wealthfront in an all-cash transaction valued at $1.4 billion. With over $27 billion in assets under management and more than 470,000 clients in the

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UBS Next Fund with 3th Fintech Startup Investment

UBS Next launched in October 2020 to identify new venture opportunities within the start-up ecosystem. For this, they did a  strategic collaboration with Anthemis, a global venture capital fund with expertise in fintech investing. In April 2021 they participated in

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