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Launch of the QR-Bill in Switzerland

The QR-bill will modernize Swiss payment transactions. From 30 June 2020, invoice recipients will be receiving their first QR-bills instead of the traditional payment slips. You can recognize the QR-bill by the Swiss QR Code, which contains all the information

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SIX Launches b.Link – a Central Platform for Standardized Sharing of Financial Data

Open banking is currently a much-discussed topic. Open banking seeks to establish permanent links between financial institutions and solution providers (third-party providers, TPPs), allowing customers’ data to be shared, subject to their consent, and new offers and services to be

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SIX Digital Exchange Appoints Tim Grant as New Head of Business

The SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), has appointed Tim Grant as its new Head of Business. Tim possesses over 20 years of deep technology and management expertise across institutional capital markets and enterprise blockchain businesses from his time serving senior positions

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Swiss Expense Robot Raises CHF 1.7 Million From Swisscom and SIX

The Swiss FinTech startup Expense Robot uses artificial intelligence to automate your expense- and business credit card processes from the picture of a receipt all the way to the compliance checks, the Finance booking, VAT input tax reclaim, archiving and

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SIX Group Selects Know Your Customer’s Solutions for Supplier Due Diligence

SIX Group has selected Ireland and Hong Kong based RegTech provider Know Your Customer to strengthen its procurement process and better assess the risk associated with its international suppliers. By utilising Know Your Customer’s due diligence platform, SIX Group is looking

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7 Future of Money Scenarios

Within 5 to 7 years, digital payments will become more prominent as tech solutions substantially increase in convenience compared to cash. Nevertheless, cash will continue to be perceived and widely used as a store of value. This is, according to

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Investor Community Collaboration Between Swiss and Shenzhen Stock Exchange

SIX and Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to start an initiative with the aim of connecting the investors’ community and companies in both countries to allow for the establishment of capital formation possibilities on a larger

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SIX and Swiss National Bank Explore the Use of Digital Central Bank Money for Trading and Settlement

As part of a proof of concept, SIX is working with the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to explore technological options to make digital central bank money available for the trading and settlement of tokenized assets between financial market participants. The

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eBill: Billte Becomes a Network Partner of SIX

In November 2019, SIX will introduce the network partner model for eBill into the market. Since the beginning of July, contracts for network partners have been available online for signature. The Fintech startup Billte is the first company to have

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6 Reasons Why Swiss Fintechs Should Apply for the F10 Accelerator Programme This Year

If you are interested in Switzerland’s fintech scene, then you are probably already familiar with F10, a startup incubator and accelerator sponsored by SIX, the company behind the Switzerland Stock Exchange. F10 is a startup cultivator focused on fintech, insurtech

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