Tag "Neon"

Swiss Neobank Neon Bags CHF 7 Million, Offers Equity Crowdfunding to Customers

The Zurich-based challenger bank neon announced that it has received funding of 7 million CHF from its pre-existing investors. Thsi includes TX Group, BackBone Ventures, QoQa Services SA, the Helvetia Venture Fund, the Schwyzer Kantonalbank’s innovation foundation, as well as

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What 2021 Holds for Fintechs and Challenger Banks in Mexico

In 2021 we will harvest the seeds of the accelerated adoption and development in technology that 2020 forced upon us. The fintech industry took a leap forward with the user base growing significantly. This will lead to more demands for

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Top 17 Swiss Fintech Startups 2020

The 10th-anniversary edition of Venturelab’s Top 100 Swiss Startup Award has been released where the award show was live-streamed for the first time. The 100 most innovative and promising Swiss startups are picked by a panel of 100 leading investors

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Helvetia Venture Fund Acquires Stake in Swiss Challenger Bank Neon

The Helvetia Venture Fund invested and holds a stake in neon, which offers app-based banking. This follows a previous partnership where Smile, a Swiss digital insurance solution from Helvetia, and neon offered a mobile bancassurance solution in Switzerland. This round

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Mobile Bancassurance: Smile und neon starten strategische Zusammenarbeit

Die Digital-Versicherung Smile und die Konto-App neon lancieren gemeinsam eine Mobile Bancassurance-Lösung für die Schweiz. Die strategische Zusammenarbeit soll schrittweise ausgebaut werden, um die steigende Nachfrage nach einfachen Finance-Apps umfassender zu bedienen. Die Vertriebszusammenarbeit startet per sofort mit Auto-, Bike-

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Hypi Lenzburg und neon erweitern Open-Banking-Angebot mit TransferWise

Fintech-Premiere auf dem Schweizer Finanzplatz: Die Konto-App neon bietet neu Auslandsüberweisungen von TransferWise an und wickelt sie über die offene Bankenplattform Finstar der Hypothekarbank Lenzburg ab. Es ist das erste Mal, dass die Technologie des britischen Fintech-Unternehmens bei einer Schweizer

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Swiss Challenger Banks Cuts Card Fees and Forex Surcharges Abroad

Zurich-based fintech startup neon will no longer charge any fees or FX surcharges for payments with the neon card abroad starting 20 January 2020. Regardless of location and currency, payments abroad will as of now be converted using the Mastercard

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Swiss Smartphone Banking Solution neon Closes 5mn CHF Series A

Zurich-based fintech company neon has successfully closed its next financing round of 5mn CHF. After its attention-grabbing market entry, the start-up is now focusing on further expanding its product. Beside lead investor Tamedia, also Zurich-based Backbone Ventures and several existing

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Gut Gebrüllt neon – Gleich 4 Löwen Investieren in die Schweizer Konto-App

Das Zürcher FinTech-Unternehmen neon hat weitere namhafte Investoren gewinnen können. Nach dem sehr erfolgreichen Launch Ende März haben die vier Gründer des kostenlosen mobilen Kontos gestern erfolgreich an der Gründershow «Die Höhle der Löwen Schweiz» teilgenommen. Gleich vier Löwen konnten

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F10 Just Gained Its First Partner from Outside the Traditional Finance Industry, Tamedia

Tamedia, one of the biggest Swiss media groups, has just joined up with fintech accelerator F10. The media house will be contributing their broad experience with Internet services, product development, marketing and B2C know-how to F10’s accelerates, typically consisting of

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