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UBS Venture Unit Leads New Wealthtech US$50M Series C Funding Round

New York-based asset management platform Ethic has closed a US$50 million Series C funding round led by the Jordan Park Group, with participation from UBS’ venture unit UBS Next. The round also saw participation from existing investors including Oak HC/FT,

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UBS Invests in Tech Unicorn Bigpanda

UBS  announced it has invested in BigPanda, a leading artificial intelligence IT operations (AIOps) platform, through UBS Next, the firm’s strategic venture and innovation unit. As clients increasingly seek more digital services and business becomes more data driven, UBS is

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UBS Acquires Digital Wealth Manager Wealthfront for 1.4 Billion USD

Today, UBS and Wealthfront, an automated wealth management provider, signed an agreement whereby UBS would acquire Wealthfront in an all-cash transaction valued at $1.4 billion. With over $27 billion in assets under management and more than 470,000 clients in the

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UBS Becomes First Swiss Bank to Launch Digital Gold Trading

Investment bank UBS has become the first Swiss bank to roll out a digital gold trading solution for local customers on its mobile banking app. The trading solution will be made available for amounts as low as US$5, Reuters reported.

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Spend Management Firm Yokoy Partners With UBS Switzerland

Swiss spend management specialist Yokoy Group announced that it has entered into a partnership with UBS Switzerland. Yokoy said that this partnership will open up new possibilities in the area of spend management for all of UBS’ clients in the

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UBS Ties up With Baloise to Offer Proptech Solutions for Swiss Property Owners

Swiss insurance holding company Baloise and UBS, with its mortgage brokerage platforms Atrium and key4, plans to enter into a strategic partnership in order to provide innovative solutions and services to property owners in Switzerland. The aim of this strategic

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Wooden Credit Cards – a Corny Gimmick?

Sustainable finance is all the rage these days. What better way to market your green credentials directly to the public than through environmentally-sound credit cards? Many sustainable offerings, however, should be viewed under a microscope to test their claims. Most

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KLARA neu auch mit dem UBS E-Banking verknüpft

Zahlungsdaten per Knopfdruck von der Buchhaltung ins E-Banking übertragen: Mit dem digitalen Assistenten von KLARA ist das jetzt auch für Kunden von UBS  möglich. Das Schweizer Finanzwesen vereinfachen: Das ist nur eines der vielen Ziele von KLARA. Neben der Buchhaltungslösung,

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key4 UBS erweitert Angebot und geht neue Partnerschaft mit Homegate ein

Ende Juni hat UBS mit key4 eine offene Online-Plattform rund um die Finanzierung und den Erhalt von Eigenheim und Wohnen lanciert. Bestehende Hypotheken können seit dem Launch auf key4 unkompliziert verlängert werden. Heute baut UBS das Angebot aus: So sind

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UBS Launches US$200 Million Fintech Investment Fund

UBS has launched a US$ 200 million fund called UBS Next that targets investments in the fintech and broader tech ecosystem. UBS is driving both internal initiatives as well as existing strategic partnerships and external collaborations with technology companies, startups,

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