investiere Blog

Clinpal, which is run by Karl Landert (former CIO of Credit Suisse and Novartis), closed its Series C financing round with a total investment of £2.6 million. Investors from the investiere community contributed CHF 500’000 to this » Continue reading
Published on 13 April 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
Startups compete with established and reputable companies like Google, SBB or Credit Suisse when recruiting top talent. As a young company, you can’t really rely on name recognition to catch the attention of high caliber candidates. So how » Continue reading
Published on 13 April 2017, by David Sidler
Lukas Weber
A lot has changed at investiere over the last few months and we’ve significantly enhanced our offering for startups. Here’s a rundown of the most important developments. Founded in 2010, investiere is one of the most active and » Continue reading
Published on 31 March 2017, by Lukas Weber
Nest has established a partnership with the venture capital platform and is the first Swiss pension fund that will systematically invest in startups. With this move Nest wants to tap into the innovation and research strength of » Continue reading
Published on 09 February 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
Here are some of our highlights from 2016. 13 exceptional startups raised CHF 6.83 million from investiere's business angel community With a substantial participation in our 3.5 million Series B, the Zürcher Kantonalbank has become a » Continue reading
Published on 20 January 2017, by David Sidler
In an interview with PUNKT magazin, investiere co-founder Steffen Wagner suggests that pension funds should follow Business Angels. Other topics covered were success and failure rates of Swiss startups as well as Zürcher Kantonalbank's » Continue reading
Published on 01 December 2016, by David Sidler
Goodwall raises an undisclosed 7-digit amount including CHF 483’000 from investiere.   In a recently closed round, the Geneva-based startup raised an undisclosed 7-digit amount including CHF 483’000 from investiere. CHF » Continue reading
Published on 29 November 2016, by David Sidler
ecoRobotix just announced the closing of its CHF 3 million Series A which was split into two tranches. ecoRobotix produces a solar-powered robot that drastically reduces the amount of pesticides needed in crop farming.    The » Continue reading
Published on 18 November 2016, by David Sidler
David Sidler
BILAN a publié aujourd'hui un entretient avec le CEO et co-fondateur d'investiere Steffen Wagner. Ce dernier revient sur la situation actuelle du venture capital en Suisse et partage ses vues sur les changements à venir: » Continue reading
Published on 14 October 2016, by David Sidler
David Sidler
  Sign up for our Newsletter here  Our Blog    In case you missed it, we recently announced the closing of three financing rounds for Planet » Continue reading
Published on 07 October 2016, by David Sidler