March 2017 - NScope archives

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    Fintech Fusion Demoday by Notz Stucki, Mar 17 2017

    Congratulations to Fintech Fusion team for Fusion Demo Day and fostering innovation in Geneva!   Fintech FUSION, hosted its Annual Demoday at the Fer Geneva. With over 300 people in attendance the startups from the Class of 2016-2017 presented their achievements midway into the programme. FUSION also announced the opening of 3 new vertical accelerators and […] read more

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    Perception vs. Reality: Are (more business friendly) Republican Presidents better for the Equity Market? by Angel Sanz, Mar 10 2017

    Daniel Kahneman, the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002, wrote a best-selling book entitled “Thinking, Fast and Slow”. The central thesis of the book is that human beings have two modes of thought: System 1: Fast, instinctive and emotional;  System 2: Slow, deliberative and logical. We can say that System 1 resembles  the PERCEPTION, […] read more

  • Based on last advances in Behavioural Finance is a MiFIDII-compliant customer risk profiler for financial advisors.
    7 questions to a start-up: Neuroprofiler by Notz Stucki, Mar 7 2017

    Fusion – the first-ever FinTech business incubator in Switzerland – exists to shape innovation in financial services by combining up-and-coming tech talent with Swiss state-of-the-art financial know-how. As a Fusion member, Notz Stucki is actively involved in the incubation process. read more

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    Chart of the Month – Active management is back but beware of the next equity sector rotation! by Sébastien Poiret, Mar 2 2017

    Active Management is back but beware of the next equity sector rotation! After a tough 2016, active managers (long-only stock pickers and hedge funds) are back in business and outperform their benchmark since November of last year. This is due to two main reasons: Number 1: Sector and stock correlation have come down to levels […] read more