Our Mission

SIX FinTech Venture is a CHF 50M SIX corporate venture capital fund that invests in global early stage startups. Our aim is to provide the Swiss Financial Center with cutting edge technologies, business models and solutions that meet customer expectations. We are the trusted partner for startups looking to grow and establish in the Fintech space.

What We Are Looking For

Highly scalable start-ups

Small independent businesses that can grow on their own

Businesses that provide value to the Swiss financial ecosystem

Our Investment Focus

Industry

All relevant segments of the financial industry with a focus on:

  • Wealth management
  • Capital markets
  • RegTech
  • Token ecosystems

Technology

We include relevant emerging technologies like:

  • Blockchain
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Big Data
  • IoT
  • Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality (AR / VR)

 

Geography

We mainly invest in startups from:

  • Switzerland
  • Western Europe
  • opportunistically in other global regions

Stage & Ticket

Focus on Seed to Series A with round sizes of:

We like to initially invest in a ticket between CHF 0.2 – 3m in a first round

 

Aside from investing, SIX Fintech Ventures provides coaching, consulting and offers valuable networking connections across the financial industry. With its experts across Securities & Exchanges, Banking Services, Financial Information, Cards and an international shareholder structure of over 130 banks, SIX has the tools and resources needed to support startups throughout their entire growth journey.

Portfolio Companies

vestr facilitates the creation and life-cycle management of Actively Managed Certificates, a fast and cost-effective way of replacing investment funds. Vestr graduated from the F10 accelerator program and was the winner of Venture Kick Stage I.

Visit the Vestr website

Founded in 2015 as an ETH Zurich spinoff, Shift Cryptosecurity provides a Swiss made hardware wallet for crypto assets. Their solution BitBox is a plug-and-play hardware wallet that allows the user to store, spend and receive cryptocurrencies and grants independency from storage provider.

Visit the Shift Cryptosecurity website

  • Are You an Entrepreneur Aiming to Change the Financial Industry?

    Our The SIX FinTech Ventures team is constantly looking for new opportunities that fit our investment strategy. Are you the right fit? Send an inquiry using the form below, and our team will get in contact shortly.

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