Category : News

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Swiss Fintech Funding Down Amid COVID-19

In the first half of 2020, fintech investment represented 10.4% of all funding going towards Swiss startups. As a comparison, fintech accounted for 15.7% of all invested capital in 2019, showcasing a notable shift in investment trends with investors...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Google Pay Plans to Offer Digital Bank Accounts

Google is expanding its plans to offer digital banking services in the United States (U.S.) by partnering with several banks to offer digital checking and savings accounts to Google Pay users which will be available in 2021. The 8 banks in question a...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Cloud Computing as the Foundation for Platform Banking

Cloud computing doesn’t just allow banks and financial institutions to benefit from improved agility and costs savings, it also enables them to move closer to platformification, a model set to govern the banking landscape of the future, Tom Eck, glob...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

eKYC Landscape in Switzerland

Switzerland has one of the most regulatory heavy ecosystems in the world. Every year, more advanced regulations and compliance are put in place, making it more expensive for financial institutions to meet requirements. Consumers, accustomed to seamle...

News / Switzerland - 1 month ago

Marc Bernegger Joins Gentwo Advisory Board

The well-known fintech entrepreneur Marc P. Bernegger is the newest member of GENTWO‘s Advisory Board. As an experienced startup expert and fintech investor, he will support the company’s growth initiatives as well as providing valuable advice...

News / Switzerland - 2 months ago

Visa Announces Support for Cryptocurrencies

Visa has indicated its plan to turn its focus onto cryptocurrencies in a blog post titled “Advancing our approach to digital currency”. This push into cryptocurrencies is due to its belief that “digital currencies have the potential...

News / Switzerland - 2 months ago

Uzbekistan’s First Digital Bank TBC Goes Live

Capital Banking Solutions, a provider of integrated banking software, announced that TBC Bank first digital bank in Uzbekistan and the subsidiary of TBC banking group in Georgia goes live with its open platform solution. The first digital bank in Uzb...