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Startup Digest Zurich - Issue #51

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Startup Digest Zurich

The personalized insider newsletter for all things startup in Zurich.

Good morning, Zurich startups and entrepreneurs!
VC funding for Zurich startups is at record highs while angel investments are slowly recovering to pre-pandemic levels. These funding options might suit many startups, but what about those who want more flexibility? Some founders are opting to fuel their startups with crowdfunding, which comes with its own set of challenges to overcome. Check out what Swiss startups like GuestReady, Qlash and Typewise do on seedrs!
Or TBô; the first community-led brand. They have successfully closed their Security Token Offering (STO). Find out more on the investor page.
The Federal Council has enacted elements of the DLT proposal as of February 2021, which allows the introduction of uncertificated securities. This with the intention of creating innovation-friendly framework conditions so that Switzerland can position itself as an attractive location in the field of new technologies by means of legal certainty, efficient regulation good reputation. The application of distributed electronic registers (distributed ledger technology) and blockchain technology are among the most promising developments in digitalization. daura, is pioneering in this space, offering its customers the issuance of shares based on register value rights from the beginning.
Y Combinator accepted five Swiss startups to its program. Include Pabio, where you can get your apartment fully furnished by a professional interior designer and rent high-quality furniture on a monthly subscription. Perfekto, Deskimo, Lightly, and Adaptyv Biosystems complete the list. Congratz to all five of them!
See you out there,
Timo

Monday
The Emotional Bank Account - 6 Ways to Build Trust in Your Relationships
Tuesday
WINsights - Symposium des Instituts für Wirtschaftsinformatik 2021
Wednesday
FemTech and its importance for Swiss healthcare
Female Founder Roundtable - Hear from Women Entrepreneurs Across the Globe
upcoming events
Longevity Investors Conference
Techstars Startup Digest Startup Digest Zurich is curated by:
Timo Hahn Timo Hahn
timo.hahn@startupdigestmail.com
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