The Swiss Economic Forum (SEF) has selected AAAccell as part of their programm SEF4KMU and has been awarded a SEF.High-Potential SME:
“Hohes Wachstumspotenzial: Insgesamt ist die AAAccell mit ihrem Know-how im Bereich der Quant-Finance und der hervorragenden Vernetzung zur akademischen Welt sowie dem passenden Advisory Board in einer guten Ausgangslage, um vom technologischen Wandel im Finanzbereich zu profitieren. Die SEF-Experten attestieren der AAAccell AG ein grosses Wachstumspotenzial und zeichnen das Unternehmen mit dem Qualitätslabel «SEF.High-Potential KMU» aus.”
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Every year, the magazine Bilan selects 50 of the most promising StartUps in Switzerland. A jury made up of innovation professionals selects Swiss nuggets, in fields as varied as fintech, biotech, medtech, agrotech, and orthers. In fintech only 2 companies were chosen – one of them AAAccell. Read the full article (in french) and watch their video here.
The Google for Entrepreneurs Exchange program, organised by Impact Hub Zurich, selected ten Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning startups from all over the world including Swiss company AAAcell. The programm will take place 12. – 16th March – read more on startupticker.ch.
On 1st of March STIL – the Salon for Technologie et de l’innovation Lausanne – will hold their 5th exhibition. Located at the SwissTech Convention Center recently inaugurated on the EPFL campus, the salon offers 3700 m2 of space for its exhibitors and desires to be accessible to broad public.
The purpose of the day is to give an interesting and playful way for the visitors to discover the technologies of the different laboratories and enterprises – among the exhibitors is AAAccell.
ClearView Financial Media is the world’s leading provider of business intelligence in the private banking and wealth management space. In their programm WealthBriefing European Awards 2018 AAAccell has been shortlisted (Top 5) in the categories Portfolio Management and Innovative FinTech Solutions. The winners will be unveiled in April.
BLOCKO is a global leading blockchain FinTech company, recently won first price in the global Singapore FinTech awards. BLOCKO set up a blockchain-based biometric log-in and payment authorization system which for one of the largest credit card company in Korea. BLOCKO and AAAccell will further develop solutions for the Financial Service Market combining leading blockchain technologies with cutting-edge risk- and asset management solution.
AAAccell is developing a modern crypto currency portfolio solution which will be released on CoinCube, a new US-based cooperation partner of AAAccell. The solution helps crypto currency investors by automating a risk-optimized portfolio. The product is based on machine learning and quantitative finance methods. Currently in alpha testing, the product will go into closed-beta testing in January and will be released to investors later in 2018.
Kickstart Accelerator selected 30 companies – including AAAccell – out of 1500 applicants for the Digital Switzerland project: in an intensive 11-week program, open to the best international early-stage startups with a promising prototype. AAAccell was part of the FinTech program and one the 2nd place (Runner-up) in this category.
UBS and AAAccell, a spin-off company of the University of Zurich, intend to collaborate on a common proof of concept to build a smart risk-based engine. As part of the collaboration, AAAccell will bring the latest research achievements in quantitative finance and machine learning thanks to its strong connection to leading worldwide academia. UBS will contribute to this partnership with business and process knowledge, IT skills, training and data back testing to calibrate a new set of machine learning algorithms.
AAAccell won 3 place at the Swiss Startup Day in Berne – team spirit is key!
AAAccell is the only company that was mentioned three times on Swisscoms annual StartUp Map:
In the asset management industry there is a big change: clients dont want to rely on costumer consultants anymore, but want to switch to robots and artifical intelligence.
Reiche Kunden verlangen neuartige Beratung – Banken zögern
In der Vermögensverwaltung für Wohlhabende kommt es offenbar zu einem Paradigmenwechsel: Die Kunden wollen sich nicht mehr nur auf Kundenberater verlassen, sondern nehmen auch Roboter zu Hilfe. Zum Artikel auf finews.ch.
Every year venturelab selects 20 top Fintech companies to present their business idea in front of a jury – AAAccell was part of these Top 20 companies, however did not win a flight ticket to New York. Read more about venturelab Fintech leaders.
AAAccell was invited as a speaker on SwissRe event on 31st of August 2017 to speak about FinTech and Digital Future and lead an Interactive Session: see agenda
Each quarter, Swisscom teams up with e-foresight to publish a market overview of Swiss RegTech start-ups with a categorisation based on areas of activity. Download the Q3 Swiss RegTech Start-up Map.
Out of hundreds of applications from 124 different countries AAAccell managed to convince the jury to take part in the global audition of the K-Startup Grand Challenge. AAAccell pitched in front of a jury of experts in the European startup ecosystem, and South-Korean/Asian ecosystem and qualified itself to take part in a startup programm in South Korea.
StartUp Valley News, based in Germany, published an interview with Sandro Schmid from AAAccell. The topic is our high-tech solutions for the financial service market.
More than 1500 start ups applied for the Kickstart Accelerator 2017. AAAccell convinced the jury in the category FinTech and takes part in a 11 week programme.
Swiss FinTech has awarded 10 swiss fintech companies as finalists – AAAcell is among the top 5 early stage startups of the year.
AAAccell is mentioned as a digital solution provider that helps banks to make their consultation processes more digital, innovative and effective. Read article in diebank.de.
Based in Lisbon, Beta–i is one of the main entrepreneurship and innovation organizations in Europe. AAAccell participated in an acceleration programm with Fidelidade and Fosun – being acknowledged as Top 25 start-up.
Laurence D. Fink, the chief of BlackRock, has become convinced that the company must bet big on the power of machines., be it Aladin, the firm’s risk management platform; robo-advisers; big data; or even artifical intelligence.
Read the full New York Times article.
AAAccell participates at the “UBS Group Innovation White Paper” 2017 on Artificial Intelligence. Download White Paper.
Research paper in the Top10 at Social Science Research Network (SSRN). The paper is called Intrinsic Risk Measures, written by Prof. Walter Farkas and Alexander Smirnow, see also here Swiss Finance Institute (SFI).
Bridgewater Associates has a team of engineers working on a project to automate decision-making to save time and eliminate human emotional volatility.
Read full article in the guardian.
The State secretariat for education, research and innovation (SERI) published their report “Research and Innovation in Switzerland” with statements from AAAccell president Dr. Walter Farkas.
The newspaper “Die Volkswirtschaft – Plattform für Wirtschaftspolitik” focuses on swiss research and innovation in the top league and concludes that innovation is as a key success factor, mentioning AAAccell as reference.
The UZH Journal 2/2015 of the University of Zurich focused on the topic of “Forschung und gründen” – referencing to the Start Up AAAccell.