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Swiss National Bank, SIX Launch the Secure Swiss Finance Network for Data Sharing

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) and SIX Swiss Exchange are launching the Secure Swiss Finance Network (SSFN) communication network to further improve the resilience of the financial system against cyber risks. It is aimed at secure, flexible and resilient data

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SIX Signed an MoU With Saudi Stock Exchange Tadawul for Future Cooperation

Swiss stock exchange SIX has signed a memorandum of understanding with its Saudi counterpart Tadawul on cooperation in the stock exchange sector. This is the third financial dialogue between Switzerland and Saudi Arabia that took place in Zurich. The first two

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Swiss Stock Exchange SIX to Launch New Equity Segment Exclusively for SMEs

The Swiss stock exchange SIX announced that it will launch its new Sparks equity segment dedicated to Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) subject to regulatory approval. These companies will benefit from enhanced visibility, a more relevant peer group and more

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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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