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Zurich uses accelerator to influence InsurTech start-ups

Major Swiss insurer Zurich is working with accelerator Startupbootcamp to influence the strategy of InsurTech. Read more: www.intelligentinsurer.com

Concardis brings Alipay to Austria and Switzerland

German payment service provider Concardis is bringing Chinese mobile payment solution Alipay to Austria and Switzerland. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Swiss FinTech giant cuts a third of its jobs

Before a Zurich-based FinTech launches a global banking platform, the company will cut or relocate a third of its jobs. Read more: www.finews.com

Evolute scores $6.15m for wealth management technology

Digital wealth management solution Evolute has secured a $6.15m Series A in its first round of external financing. Read more: fintech.global

FinTech could amplify systemic risk, says BIS

FinTech's impact on systemic risk has been assessed by the Bank for International Settlements in a detailed study, but the message is mixed. Read more: www.altfi.com

SIX and Credit Suisse play same game with ATM software launch

SIX and Credit Suisse have unveiled ATMfutura – a cash dispenser which displays the same user interface and guidance on all ATMs in Switzerland. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Switzerland’s Hypothekarbank Lenzburg goes open banking

Switzerland’s Hypothekarbank Lenzburg is opening up its Finstar core banking system to FinTech firms with the use of APIs. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Number of active FinTech companies in Switzerland is now over 300,...

Investment in Swiss FinTech companies has increased over four times in the past three years, raising record $63.6m in 2016. Read more: fintech.global

Why Switzerland pushes for cooperation with Singapore

Singapore and Switzerland are similar to each other in the sense that they both are small countries but are major financial hubs. Read more: cointelegraph.com

ShapeShift nabs $10.4m for digital asset exchanges

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift has raised $10.4m in a Series A round led by Berlin-based VC Earlybird. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com