The business climate for German startups has deteriorated further, according to the German Startup Monitor. The willingness to invest has declined, especially in the area of venture capital. Nevertheless, the number of employees in most startups remains stable. One encouraging finding is that the majority of founders would found a startup again despite the challenges.
A resource-conserving circular economy is a prerequisite for more sustainable production. Digitization and bio-based plastics are crucial to the success of the circular economy. Central to the circular turnaround: Tech innovations from young founding teams.
Helaba Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen is investing in several fintech companies that offer digital solutions for the tokenization of assets, the digitization of credit transactions and sustainability data and technologies, among other things. The partnerships are intended to help expand Helaba’s portfolio of offerings in the market and further strengthen the fintech ecosystem in the Frankfurt financial center.
Banking in transition: technology trends, new experiences and security measures – The Banking Trend Radar reveals what banks need for sustainable success.
Can incumbent banks avoid being replaced by faster, newer competitors providing better customer experiences? The experts from FMF member Bain & Company answer this question in this article.
Realizing new business opportunities through collaborations with other market participants and integration into digital ecosystems
The fourth edition of Frankfurt Digital Finance Conference will take place on 8 February 2023. For the first time since 2020, the conference will be held as a fully-fledged in-person event – with an additional online livestream for international viewers.
International, innovative and sustainable: anyone who strolled through the wide halls of the Fredenhagen grounds last week was able to talk to numerous people at the various stands during the two-day Impact Festival, Europe’s largest B2B trade fair for sustainable innovations.
On 29 September 2022, Eintracht Frankfurt hosted the first Blockchain conference at Deutsche Bank Park. Here you can find the impressions of the “Block Im Park” conference 2022.
FMF Member TechQuartier launches H_Ventures, a new startup program for first-time founders in Germany.