Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab

The Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab is a cross-disciplinary research program on the global phenomenon of innovation in the financial industry induced by "Financial Technology” (FinTech). 

It involves researchers from banking and finance, business informatics, innovation management, strategic management, marketing, social sciences, economics, and many other disciplines. The lab`s goal is to conduct research on the topic of digitisation in the financial services industry together with participants from the whole value chain, including banks, insurers, providers, regulators, and various other organizations and associations from the FinTech ecosystem.

Hosted at the University of Zurich, the Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab cooperates with a broad international network of universities like for example ETH Zurich, University of St. Gallen, MIT, Harvard, Stanford, University of Hong Kong, Singapore Management University, and many others.

3rd International FinTech InsurTech & Blockchain Forum

On Nov. 13th the Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab from the University of Zurich hosts the 3rd "International FinTech, InsurTech & Blockchain Forum” at Aura in Zurich an online across the globe. The forum is an international and interdisciplinary conference on the global phenomenon of the digitization of financial services and brings together top researchers and practitioners.

1st International FinTech, InsurTech & Blockchain Forum

Lecture Course

Lecture Course The Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab lectures on FinTech & InsurTech in the autumn semester 2020:

“FinTech & InsurTech - Digitalisierung der Finanzindustrie”

FinTech Blog

Read our blog on “FinTech” organized together with "Finanz und Wirtschaft” where the Swiss FinTech Community posts on a regular basis.


Dr. Thomas Puschmann
Head of Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab