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Swiss Entrepreneurship on TV primetime & YouTube

Last weekend Swiss entrepreneurship and innovation was brought to TV primetime on Pro7 and Sat1. Read More.

Compeon closed EUR 12m in Series B funding

Compeon is a leader in financial comparison for German SMEs. Read More.

CodeCheck will soon launch a data analytics solution

Our portfolio company CodeCheck will soon launch a real-time data analytics solution based on acquired data from 1.6m users, initiating a new era of market research. Read More.

btov portfolio company BUX has raised EUR 10.6m Series C

We are pleased to announce that btov portfolio company BUX has raised EUR 10.6m Series C funding round in order to undertake ambitious product expansion. Read More.

btov Investor Report 2016

btov has been an active start-up investor for 17 years now. We have always been fairly reluctant to share information about our activities and members publicly. Read More.

Immatics receives USD 58M Series E

We are pleased to announce that our btov portfolio company Immatics has raised USD 58M in financing to further develop its T-cell Receptor based immunotherapies. Read More.

Immatics initiates enrollment of patients into a new phase I clinical trial.

Immatics announced that it has initiated enrollment of patients into a phase I trial of IMA201, its first T-cell Receptor (TCR)-transduced adoptive cell therapy program. Read More.

KIVU helps to prevent terrorist attacks and protect human lives

ORF on how btov portfolio company KIVU helps to prevent terrorist attacks and protect human lives. Read More.

Getsafe’s digital advisor concept

Getsafe soon packages all insurance lines into one single, flexible master policy. Read More.

HSG Alumni Career event

HSG Alumni is organzing an event with top guest speakers for aspiring entrepreneurs. Read More.

New type of asset class

Get to know a new type of asset class and checkout Advanon, the invoice financing market for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises. Read More.

“Die Zeit” reports on work-life-balance and COMATCH

You find a 2 page article in the German “Die Zeit” about Comatch, the future of work and how especially women may benefit. Read More.

AYOXXA announced a new protein analysis system

AYOXXA Biosystems GmbH announced the introduction of its advanced low-volume beads-on-a-chip multiplex protein analysis system. Read More.

getsafe will soon launch a new, fully digital multiline insurance platform

getsafe will soon launch a new, fully digital multiline insurance platform. Read More.

Congrats to our portfolio company SumUp

Congrats to our portfolio company SumUp, who announced their expansion to 15 new countries, almost doubling their total number of markets served to 31. Read More.

Welcome Kivu to the btov family!

Welcome Kivu to the btov family! We just invested in the seed round of the Austrian start-up. Read More.

Koerber AG invested in btov portfolio company BigRep

We are pleased to announce, that the Koerber AG invested in btov portfolio company BigRep, which produces large scale 3D printers. Read More.

4SC AG gets EUR 41m after successful capital increase

We are excited to announce the participation in the EUR 41m capital increase of 4SC AG. a listed biopharmaceutical company from Germany. Read More.

Exosome Diagnostics closed its USD 30m Series C

This month, Exosome Diagnostics closed its USD 30M Series C financing round, led by Tiger Partners and Forbion Capital Partners. Read More.

Compeon launched its new website

Compeon launched its new website. The portal provides SMEs with the possibility to receive and compare different offers for banking products from over 220 financial institutions. Read More.

We made the front page

We made the front page in NZZ, Switzerland’s leading newspaper: Read More.

Comtravo raised EUR 8.5m for Series A

We are proud to announce that our btov portfolio company Comtravo has raised an EUR 8.5m Series A Read More.

Luca Martinelli at Founders Academy

Our very own Luca Martinelli was part of the pitch jury for the final Pitchday of the Founders Academy. Read More.

btov invests in Seed round of Content4TV

btov proudly participated in the Seed round of Frankfurt-based Content4TV. Read More.

MOVU got acquired by Baloise!

Great news (and as written above): Our btov portfolio company MOVU got acquired by Baloise! Read More.

Eperi collaborates with Deutsche Telekom

Eperi joined forces with Deutsche Telekom and TU Darmstadt to develop a quantum encryption solution that will prevent even the most advanced computers from cracking encryption algorithms. Read More.

SumUp launches omnichannel payment suite

SumUp expands its product offering, launching a new omnichannel payment suite. Read More.

Building Bridges in the start-up ecosystem

With the inaugural “Building Bridges in the start-up ecosystem” event in Berlin, co-hosted by Blooming Founders, We SHAPE TECH and btov Partners, we want to support the female factor and its strategic importance in the start-up ecosystem and in the financing networks. Read More.

Ottonova received further 10m

Ottonova is the first private health insurance being founded in Germany since decades. Read More.

eperi is the best Cloud Security Platform in the world!

We are proud to announce that our btov portfolio company, eperi has been selected the world’s “Best Cloud Security Platform” by London’s TechXLR8 as part of the London Tech Week. Read More.

Switzerland’s Top Fintech Investors

We are delighted to see that btov got mentioned as one of the driving forces in the Swiss FinTech industry. Read More.

TargetVideo receives further funding and expands brand portfolio

btov invested a significant six-digit EUR amount into existing portfolio company TargetVideo. Read More.

We welcome Goodminton to our portfolio

We are happy to announce that btov led the Series B financing round of Berlin-based Goodminton AG, the parent company behind the fitness food brand foodspring and the full-fledged dietary system provider amapur. Read More.

Behind the scenes at EFFECT Photonics

Have a look at this video, taking you behind the scenes at EFFECT Photonics’ Eindhoven operations and the company’s relationship with the Province of Brabant in the Netherlands. Read More.

WISE closes its Series B fundraising round

Congratulations to Milan-based portfolio company WISE for closing its EUR 6,5m Series B fundraising round. Read More.

Large scale 3D printing at Bigrep

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is working closely with industrial 3D printing expert and btov portfolio company, BigRep, to maintain and replace spare parts on their trains. Read More.