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News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Top 12 Global Fintech Investors in Q2 2022

Despite falling tech stocks and concerns about an economic downturn, global fintech venture capital (VC) dealmaking remained strong in 2022. In H1 2022, fintech startups collected a total of US$53.5 billion, a that sum falls behind 2021’s figure but...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Global Blockchain Funding Dip; Mega-Rounds Shrink

After a record year 2021, the venture capital (VC) market for blockchain investment is slowing down significantly in 2022 amid uncertain macroeconomic conditions and financial markets turmoil. In Q2 2022, VC investors scaled back cryptocurrency inves...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

UK’s First Digital Promissory Note Transaction

Lloyds Bank has completed the UK’s first transaction utilising a digital promissory note (DPN) purchase. This landmark transaction dramatically increases speed of payment and paves the way for a significant increase in the use of promissory notes for...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

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 b...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

M&A-Aktivitäten von Schweizer KMU auf Rekordhoch

Die Zahl der Fusionen und Übernahmen kleiner und mittlerer Unternehmen (KMU) aus der Schweiz hat im ersten Halbjahr 2022 erneut einen Rekord erzielt. 133 KMU haben gemäss der neuen Deloitte MidCap-M&A-Studie andere Firmen gekauft oder wurden selb...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Top Funded DACH Fintechs and Top DACH Fintech Cities

The global fintech landscape has encountered accelerated change in recent years thanks to expansive funding and the notably pivotal role the industry played in adapting to the pandemic and post-pandemic eras. Financial accessibility and digital servi...