Swiss Pavilion participates for the 4th consecutive time on the Singapore occasion
SINGAPORE – Media
OutReach – 27 November 2020 – Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) and the Swiss Enterprise Hub ASEAN
mentioned immediately that their Swiss delegation will take part at this yr’s
Singapore FinTech Competition 2020 by means of its digital Swiss Pavilion.
Emphasizing that Asia stays an vital marketplace for internationally
oriented Swiss SMEs, the “digital” participation of the Swiss delegation is
a part of the larger purpose of S-GE to allow Swiss and Lichtenstein SMEs realise
their enterprise potential in new and current markets.
Switzerland Finance Minister Mr Ueli Maurer will lead the Swiss participation
along with his keynote speech “FinTech, Sustainable Finance and Innovation”. This
will probably be adopted by an in-depth panel dialogue that highlights the strengths
of Switzerland as a worldwide monetary centre.
This panel dialogue includes: Mr Thomas Gottstein, CEO Credit score Suisse
Group AG; Mr Ralph Hamers, CEO UBS AG, and Mr Herbert J. Scheidt, President of
the Swiss Bankers Affiliation and this session will probably be telecast dwell from
Zurich on 7 December (5pm SGT).
Subsequently, Switzerland’s key invited gamers within the subject of inexperienced
and sustainable finance will current their initiatives on the “SFF Impression Summit” on 9 December (3:50pm SGT).
Mr Fabrice Filliez, Ambassador of Switzerland to Singapore, mentioned that “the
collaborating corporations will mirror the robustness of the Swiss finance
ecosystem, paving the best way for collaborations and partnerships in co-innovation
and recent ventures. With Singapore being Switzerland’s most vital buying and selling
accomplice in Asia, Swiss fintech corporations view the republic as an vital
gateway to the broader Asian financial area.”
These efforts will probably be strengthened by the participation of seven Swiss
fintech corporations, that are robust in regulation know-how, blockchain
options, huge information and analytics, algorithm buying and selling and cybersecurity. The
occasion presents a chance for Swiss fintechs and stakeholders in
Asia to attach and construct enterprise linkages in a seamless method.
The Swiss fintech business has been extremely occupied with Singapore,
which is seen as a gateway into Asia. Curiosity in garnering higher presence in Singapore arises
from the republic’s fintech cooperation framework and agreements with ASEAN,
China, India, Japan and South Korea.
Renee Koh, Head of Swiss Enterprise Hub ASEAN mentioned: “With
Singapore-Swiss bilateral cooperation remaining robust, there may be nonetheless a lot
room to develop enterprise and financial linkages amid the altering international enterprise
local weather. Innovation continues to be robust in each these international centres and the
Swiss presence at this fintech competition presents a chance for each side
to collaborate and propel innovation to higher heights.”
Singapore FinTech Competition will probably be held in Singapore from
7-11 December with greater than 40 international satellite tv for pc occasions happening by means of
this competition. Swiss corporations collaborating within the Swiss Pavilion consists of:
– AlgoTrader, an end-to-end quantitative
and algorithmic buying and selling software program resolution that helps each digital and
– Crealogix, which develops and implements
modern fintech options for the digital financial institution of the long run;
– Custodigit AG, which gives a single,
trusted gateway to the world of digital belongings;
– SIX Digital Change, which is constructing the
first market infrastructure on the earth to supply built-in end-to-end buying and selling,
settlement and custody service for digital belongings;
– SIX, which operates and develops
infrastructure providers within the Securities & Exchanges, Banking Companies and
Monetary Data enterprise models with the purpose of elevating effectivity,
high quality and modern capability throughout your entire worth chain of the Swiss monetary
– Swisscom, a number one telecom firm and a key
service supplier in Blockchain, Digital Property and FinTech house in addition to
Belief Companies; and
– Sygnum, the world’s first digital asset financial institution,
and a digital asset specialist with international attain.
Free registration for the Swiss satellite tv for pc occasion might be completed at: www.s-ge.com/en/registration-form-world-fintech-festival-switzerland.