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ETC Group Lists Physically Backed Ethereum and Litecoin Crypto ETCs on SIX

ETC Group, a specialist provider of digital asset-backed securities, has announced that it will list its physically backed Ethereum and Litecoin cryptocurrency ETCs on the Swiss Stock Exchange SIX. The listing of ETHetc (ETC Group’s Physical Ethereum ETC) and LTCetc

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F10 Investment Selects 6 Fintech and Insurtech Startups for 2021

F10 Investment has chosen six fintech and insurtech startups from the latest F10 Incubation Programme cohort in Zurich for its second investment round. Through the F10 Investment, the corporate partners of the F10 Fintech Incubator and Accelerator, such as SIX

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ZKB und SGKB forcieren neuen Open Banking Verband

Die von der St.Galler Kantonalbank und dem Beratungsunternehmen Synpulse ins Leben gerufene OpenWealth API-Standardisierungsinitiative wurde in einen Verein überführt. Mit dem Verein OpenWealth Association wollen die Initianten die OpenWealth APIs im Markt weiter etablieren und neue Mitglieder gewinnen. Gründungmitglieder des

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F10’s 6th Batch of Startups to Graduate Its Acceleration Program After Demo Day

F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator has announced that its 6th batch of startups will be graduating from its Incubation Programme in Zurich, Switzerland following its demo day. The demo day will take place online on February 11th at 9am CET

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Zürcher Kantonalbank Goes Live on SIX’s Open Banking Platform b.Link

Zürcher Kantonalbank is the third major Swiss bank to officially join SIX‘s open banking platform b.Link following Credit Suisse and UBS. The bank has already connected with b.Link participant KLARA, an accounting solution provider. With standardised interfaces, it is now

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SIX Acquires Major Stake in Custodigit

The Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX) has acquired a major stake in Custodigit. Custodigit is a joint venture created by Swisscom and Sygnum in 2018 that aimed to grow a trusted and regulatory compliant financial market infrastructure for digital assets. With

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BIS, Swiss National Bank and SIX Complete Pilot for Wholesale Digital Currency Project

The Bank for International Settlements’ Innovation Hub (BISIH), the Swiss National Bank (SNB) and the financial infrastructure operator SIX announced the successful completion of a joint proof-of-concept (POC) for its wholesale central bank digital currency (CBDC). Dubbed as Project Helvetia,

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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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SIX Orchestrates Swiss OpenWealth API Roundtable for Financial Institutions

Swiss Fintech Innovations (SFTI), OpenWealth (orchestrated by Synpulse) and b.Link of SIX are jointly initiating a roundtable for Swiss financial institutions to discuss the state of open banking. Four and a half months ago SIX officially launched the open banking

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Swiss ATM’s Get Standardised Software

SIX has completed the “ATMfutura” migration where banks that have equipped their ATMs with a standardised software, enabling users to carry out financial transactions regardless of the operator of the device. As an operator of the infrastructure for the Swiss

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