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Why Switzerland is Unfriendly to Fintech Startups and How to Fix it

It requires grounding to become realistic, reshape your personal or environmental development and make progress. A highly exaggerating press and a ton of only cheering coverage led to my conviction about writing this article. Dennis Just, Founder and CEO of Knip FinTech

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iDealing Becomes Europe’s First Online Brokerage To Offer Commission-Free Trading

Known in the UK as the “cheapest online broker,” iDealing is now further expanding in Europe, launching an aggressive commercial policy and removing brokerage commission for stocks listed on the Dutch, French or Belgian Euronext markets. Last week, London-based European

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Elevating identity and access management to the digital era

Identity and access management is no exception to the digitization of everything. The use of biometric features, behavioral aspects and physiological technologies is just around the corner, bringing new authentication and authorization methods to the market. Another wave of technology disruption

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No Financial Services Firm Can Afford to Ignore Blockchain Technology any Longer

The blockchain has the potential to do much more than just support cryptocurrencies; in fact, Capgemini expects that the technology will “revolutionize the financial services sector… [by providing] unprecedented transaction security through cryptography.” In a new report called ‘Blockchain: A

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13 Upcoming Fintech Events in Switzerland

Financial technology is a hot topic and has become an important subject that is discussed in nearly all tech and startups events. As the world of fintech is moving fast, it can sometimes be a bit tricky to stay on

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Retail Payments: European Banks Under Threat

Emerging fintech players and regulatory reforms are posing new challenges to European retail banks notably in the area of payments. Banks will need to collaborate with other banks and non-banks in order to stay in the game, according to a

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Swiss Fintech Study “Switzerland Needs to Seize the Fintech Opportunity”

Swiss Fintech Study by Roland Berger: Fintech will play an important role in the financial services industry. While Switzerland’s financial center offers a promising starting point for fintech companies, the country is still well behind expectations, according to this new

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Money 20/20 Europe in Copenhagen: 20 People You Need to Meet

With 10,000+ attendees, including more than 1,000+ CEOs, from 3,000+ companies and 75 countries, Money 20/20 is an award-winning event series and the largest global conference focused on payments and financial services innovation. Last week, Money 20/20 wrapped up its

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Fintech In Switzerland: Success As A Niche Player

Switzerland has everything it takes to advance to the leading finTech nations. First-class financial institutions such as UBS or CS, leading banking software manufacturers such as Avaloq or Finnova and research departments of ICT heavyweights such as Google and IBM

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R3CEV: Planen 13 Grossbanken die ultimative Blockchain?

Der Schwedische Finanzkonzern Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB) verkündete diese Woche das Engagement beim geheimnisvollen R3 CEV-Startup. Was R3 CEV Gründer David Rutter und sein Partner Todd McDonald genau vorhaben, ist der Öffentlichkeit nicht bekannt. Mittlerweile konnten die beiden Visionäre 13 Grossbanken

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