Tag "Swisscom"

News Swiss Regtech Startup Map for 2021 Released

Swiss telecommunications provider Swisscom has teamed up with think tank e.foresight to publish this quarter’s comprehensive market overview of the country’s regtech startups. The regtech map hones in on firms that provide solutions for authentication, AML / KYC, crossborder and

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Swisscom Selects AWS for Its Move Towards a Cloud-Native 5G Network

Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced that Swisscom, a Switzerland-base telecommunications company, has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud provider for its enterprise IT. Swisscom is pursuing a cloud-first strategy and will use AWS to increase IT

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Die Gewinner der Blockchain Challenge 2021 der Universität Basel

Am Dienstag, den 11. Mai, endete die Blockchain Challenge 2021 des Center for Innovative Finance der Universität Basel mit der in diesem Jahr online ausgetragenen Abschlussveranstaltung. Die praxisorientierte und sehr anspruchsvolle Blockchain Challenge hat sich inzwischen neben weiteren Blockchain-Lehrveranstaltungen der

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Swisscom and Banks Completes Pilot for a Digital Assets Reference Rate

Swisscom and the four banks namely SEBA, Swissquote, Sygnum and Vontobel have together piloted the Swiss Institutional Digital Asset Reference Rate (SIDAR) in order to strengthen the legitimacy of the digital asset space and foster financial innovation. With a joint

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Launch of the First Interactive Insurtech DACH Map

Showcasing more than 140 InsurTechs in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Germany and Austria,  in order to better connect the ecosystem, increase its visibility and empower stronger collaboration. ‍House of InsurTech Switzerland (HITS), F10 and Kickstart have joined forces for the launch of

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New Swiss Fintech Startup Map February Welcomes 18 Newcomers

Swisscom has released the updated Swiss Fintech Startup Map for February 2021, welcoming 18 new Swiss startups for the month. The map provides regular updates on the Swiss fintech landscape in the region now displays a grand total of 341

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Zühlke Utilises Daura’s Blockchain Platform to Digitalise Swiss SME Shares for Employees

The Zühlke Group, Swiss-based IT service management company, has partnered with daura AG a digital equity platform, in order to digitalise Swiss SME shares. By using the platform, different classes of shares, e.g. specifically for employees, can be digitally represented

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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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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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Swiss Metal Trader Made a US$500,000 Blockchain Transaction on the Swiss Trust Chain

FQX, a Swiss provider of infrastructure for the issuance and transfer of electronic negotiable instruments, announced another set of successful transactions via its eNoteTM, an electronic promissory note using blockchain. The eNotes with a total value of more than USD

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