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One of the most valuable resources is knowledge. It’s the only one that grows when shared. We scout the future to connect you with the people and ideas you need to know—and those you don’t realize you need to know yet. Interested in our services? Get in touch to learn what we can do for you.

Avaloq Case Study: Keeping up with the Revolution in Banking


Banking solutions provider Avaloq partnered with swissnex San Francisco to stay in step with the growing trend toward digitalization in the banking industry, which is largely driven by Silicon Valley innovation. In the partnership, swissnex scouts for innovative technologies and solutions and provides a direct connection to Avaloq.

Francisco Fernandez, Avaloq Group CEO, says “Avaloq intends to remain ahead of the digital revolution, which has the potential to disrupt the finance industry. We are committed to offering our customers guidance and solutions for their digital transformation. Some of the most interesting and innovative solutions in the Fintech landscape originate from the US, especially from the Silicon Valley. The partnership with swissnex helps us identify the most exciting startups in finance and technology.”

nextrends Case Study: Topics that Matter

Birdly for nextrends

On nextrends, the swissnex San Francisco blog, discover the latest innovations set to change the world, from Virtual Reality to the Sharing Economy to autonomous vehicles and engineered humans. The blog is written by the staff of swissnex San Francisco to report the ideas and insights taking root in the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley and provide context through a Swiss lens.