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David Sidler
As part of our Swiss exit infographic series, we’re highlighting some of the key takeaways from the 134 exits we tracked in the past several years. Check out the infographic here as well as the introductory article.   In this » Continue reading
Published on 18 May 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
  At the AGM on April 19th, Daniela Bosshardt-Hengartner was elected to investiere.ch’s board of directors. She has a background as a pharmacist with a Masters degree from ETH. Daniela has extensive board experience with large » Continue reading
Published on 17 May 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
We’re happy to present the first ever detailed breakdown of startup exits in Switzerland. Check out the Swiss Exits infographic here   Startup exits are the key to understanding the growth and ultimate success of an » Continue reading
Published on 12 May 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
Swiss Post is systematically tapping sources of innovation by increasingly investing directly in start-ups relevant to its operations. To this end, it recently entered into a cooperation with investiere.ch. Its goal is to invest in start-ups which » Continue reading
Published on 09 May 2017, by David Sidler
David Sidler
DBS System just announced the closing of its Series A financing round at CHF 2.5 million. The largest contribution to the round came from investiere.ch, which included the direct investment of the Swiss pension fund Nest. Investors from the » Continue reading
Published on 04 May 2017, by David Sidler
Clinpal
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
investiere
Nest has established a partnership with the venture capital platform investiere.ch 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