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Bernese Startup Threatray raises 2.3 million CHF

The Swiss deep-tech cybersecurity analytics company Threatray has announced the closing of a CHF 2.3 million seed 2 round. The funds will be used to accelerate the company’s growth and expand its team. Cybersecurity in Bern The Swiss startup Threatray is a spin-off of the Bern University of Applied Sciences. It was founded in 2018 […] more…

Report on Company Foundations June 2021: Startup Figures on the Rise again

A total of 4941 companies were founded in Switzerland in June 2021. The results of May 2021 were exceeded by 26.85%. Compared to June 2020, the number of startups increased by 10.19%. The summer slump thus seems to have been overcome for the time being and the number of startups is on the upswing again. […] more…

Top 5 Movies every Entrepreneur should watch

Even stressed entrepreneurs deserve to relax at a cozy movie night. Ideally the chosen movie offers not only light entertainment, but valuable business lessons too. We present you with the top 5 movies every entrepreneur should watch. Thinking about having a cozy movie night today? We recommend you watch one of the top 5 movies […] more…

Report on Company Foundations May 2021: Foundation Figures at annual Low

In May 2021, 3895 companies were founded in Switzerland. The foundation figures have thus reached their annual low. Although the figures of May 2020 were exceeded by 17.35%, the number of newly founded companies fell by 10.91% compared to April 2021. Foundation figures at annual low The foundation figures have once again arrived at their […] more…

Gender Quotas in Company Management – The new Art. 734f CO

At the beginning of the year the new Art. 734f CO on gender representation on the board of directors and in executive management came into force. The Swiss legislator has set an example with its decision to introduce the provision because gender quotas are to this day a controversial topic. Since the Swiss Federal Government […] more…

Report on Company Foundations April 2021: Foundation Figures on the Downfall

In April 2021, 4372 companies were founded in Switzerland. Although the number of startups decreased by 13.34% compared to March 2021, the result of April 2020 was exceeded by 60.03%. Foundation record despite declining numbers Although the number of startups at the beginning of the second quarter of 2021 is on the decline, a foundation […] more…

The five most common errors when creating print data

Creating print data yourself can be tricky. Despite many tutorials, our colleagues from Customer Services have noticed that some errors occur more often than others when creating print data. Here are the top five errors when creating print data – and of course, you will find out how to avoid them. more…

Successful Brand Management – How to build a strong brand

For startups it is particularly important to establish themselves as a brand early on. This is because effective brand management is often the key to success for young companies. Long-term survival of startups is only possible if they reach and appeal to their target customers. What sounds logical, however, is not easy to implement. What […] more…

Futurae Accelerates International Expansion and Product Development with New Round of Funding

Futurae Technologies AG, an authentication and transaction confirmation provider, has received a 5 million investment from a number of investors, namely the European leading financial services provider Euroclear, as well as the existing investors AXA Venture Partners, Zurcher Kantonalbank, and EquityPitcher Ventures. The investment allows the company to expand its team in order to grow […] more…

Report on Company Foundations March 2021: The number of new companies continues to skyrocket

The number of startups increased significantly in March 2021. With a total of 5045 foundations, the past month has once again cracked the 5000 mark. Compared to February 2021, the foundation figures have risen by 15.03%. Compared to March 2020, the increase even results to 34.89%. Foundation figures break the 5000 mark again The foundation […] more…