Category : Switzerland

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

6 New Swiss Fintech Startups to Watch

The rapid development of fintech around the world is leading to significant shifts in the global financial industry and forcing banks and financial institutions to rethink their growth strategies. Compared to leading fintech hubs such as London and S...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

A Scientific Definition of Fintech

 Professor Patrick Schueffel from the Institute for Entrepreneurship & Small and Medium Enterprises in Switzerland defines the word Fintech in his article, featured in Volume 4 in the Journal of Innovation Management. The article, which was publi...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

Europe’s Peer-to-Peer Lending Market

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has become a popular alternative to traditional bank loans for both businesses and individuals. The global P2P lending market was valued at US$26 billion in 2015 and is projected to reach US$460 billion by 2022, growing at...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

Aduno Gruppe übernimmt Mehrheit an Contovista

Die auf bargeldloses Bezahlen spezialisierte Aduno Gruppe übernimmt die Mehrheit an Contovista. Nach der erfolgreichen Lancierung der PFM-Lösung 2015 und der damals erfolgten Beteiligung von 14 Prozent, übernimmt die Aduno Gruppe nun mit 70 Prozent d...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

Top 13 Fintech Startups From Austria

Fintech has become a true global phenomenon, attracting US$17.4 billion in venture capital in 2016, an 11% increase compared to 2015, according to data provided by PitchBook. While China, the US and the UK remain the clear leaders in the field, other...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

Fintech in Iran: An Overview

Fintech is gaining steam in Iran as the country’s central bank, financial institutions and government agencies are taking steps to make Tehran a regional hub for financial innovation. This comes as part of the Iran Vision 2025, which seeks to t...

News / Switzerland - 4 years ago

3 Fintech Conferences in Europe to Attend

The massive growth of the fintech industry has been matched by the rapid increase in the number of international conferences. Below, we’ve listed three upcoming fintech events and conferences in Europe that anyone in the financial services shou...