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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…

Remote Working Spaces – Temporary hype or long-term working model?

They are springing up like mushrooms: remote working spaces. But what is the buzzword remote working all about and what advantages do these flexible workspaces have to offer? You can find them on every street corner these days: remote working spaces. Not just startups are opting for flexible workplaces, but rather traditional swiss companies and […] more…

Report on Company Foundations February 2021: New February Record High

After a mixed start into the new year, the number of startups rose again last month. In February 2021, a total of 4386 companies were founded in Switzerland. The foundation figures of the previous month were exceeded by 17.68% and those of the previous year by 10.84%. Over 4000 new companies in Switzerland In February […] more…

First order at FLYERALARM: What you should know

Huge online store with more than 3 million different products: If you rarely order from FLYERALARM, or if it’s your first time, you’ll be overwhelmed. Here’s a guide to help you find the right products, generate the print data, and conclude the ordering process. more…

What is a Zebra?

Anyone who is active in the startup scene is familiar with the term unicorn as a designation for a startup. Increasingly, however, young companies are also being called zebras. Find out what the new animal name is all about in the article below. In the startup scene, a company that is already worth at least […] more…

Report on Company Foundations January 2021: Moderate start into the new year

In comparison with the record year 2020, the January 2021 startup report shows moderate figures. With a total of 3625 company foundations, the start into the new year is quite average. Compared to December 2020, the number of startups has decreased by -17.69%. Compared to January 2020, the decrease results to -3.85%. Significant decreases recorded […] more…

How to deduct home office costs from taxes

Due to the change from office to home office, many employees had to set up a workplace at home. The infrastructure costs to create a workspace at home can be deducted in the tax return if certain conditions are met. Learn all about home office tax deductions. Home office tax deductions In addition to the […] more…

How to build a startup in 3 steps

Creating a startup from scratch seems like an impossible task to many individuals. Undoubtedly, it is not an easy job to open an innovative company. However, those who start with a creative idea and a well-developed business plan are likely to succeed. 1. The Idea Every startup begins with an idea. Said idea is characterized […] more…

Report on Company Foundations December 2020: Number of company foundations exceeds the 5000-mark

One last time, the year 2020 is good for a surprise. In December 2020, for the first time, there were more than 5000 company foundations in one month. The new record value is 5069 startups. Thus, the results of the previous year were exceeded by 15.10% and those of November 2020 even by 21.41%. Over […] more…