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Why most Fintech startups will fail but there is no Fintech bubble

Why most Fintech startups will fail but there is no Fintech bubble

by October 13, 2015 at 8:15 pm 0 comments

It is childish to believe in Unicorns and entrepreneurs have to be childish – meaning they have to believe they can beat the odds. Thank goodness for that, for the odds are stacked against startups succeeding and yet some do succeed spectacularly, benefitting everybody. Image courtesy of Little Unicorn DayRead More

Swiss Fintech Made a Big Step Forward Last Week

by September 1, 2015 at 2:31 am 0 comments

Last week I went to see the unveiling of the SIX F10 Fintech Incubator and the inaugural Swiss Fintech pitch event, both in Zurich. Both would have been routine in London, but are newsworthy in Zurich. This feels like the sort of activity that one saw in London a fewRead More

Happy Birthday, Switzerland, where Wealth Management 2.0 is being built on transparency

Happy Birthday, Switzerland, where Wealth Management 2.0 is being built on transparency

by July 31, 2015 at 1:18 am 0 comments

Tomorrow is Swiss National Day. I feel very lucky to be living in this wonderful country and to be celebrating the birthday up in those glorious Swiss mountains. I think Switzerland is becoming one of the world’s major Fintech Hubs. I have to be careful not to take sides inRead More