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The Ecosystem of Zug Startups

City Ranking
National Ranking
4th
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1
in Switzerland
Regional Ranking
27th
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18
in Western Europe
Global Ranking
121st
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45
worldwide

top industries
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Hardware & IoT
#36 worldwide
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Fintech
#59 worldwide
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Software and Data
#139 worldwide

notable startups
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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Zug is ranked at number 121 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 45 spots since 2021. Zug also ranks at number 4 in Switzerland, and 27 in Western Europe.

Zug is an ideal place to locate for Hardware & IoT, Fintech and Software and Data startups. As the most popular industries in Zug, there is a sample of 43 Hardware & IoT startups in Zug, 28 Fintech startups in Zug, and 7 Software and Data startups in Zug, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 13 startups in Zug, no accelerators in Zug, no coworking spaces in Zug, 1 organizations in Zug and no leaders in Zug.

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Ethereum is a global, open-source platform for decentralized applications. On Ethereum, you can write code that controls digital value, runs exactly as programmed, and is accessible anywhere in the world. Read more
Status.im is a mobile ethereum OS that gives users the power to chat, transact, and access a world of DApps on the decentralized web. Read more
Polkadot is a heterogeneous multi‑chain technology that allows independent blockchains to exchange information. Read more
Monetha is a financial services company that decentralizes Trust and Reputation Systemon the Ethereum blockchain. Read more
CasperLabs is building the first provably live pure Proof-of-Stake (PoS) CBC-Casper blockchain designed for real-world applications. Read more
An ambitious project with the final goal of becoming the first decentralized exchange . Read more
Bitcoin Suisse AG is a crypto-finance startup providing trading, prime brokerage, custody, lending, and other services. Read more
Cardano Foundation is a blockchain and cryptocurrency organization. Read more
Pharvaris is a clinical stage company focused on bringing an oral bradykinin B2 receptor antagonist to patients. Read more
yamo is a direct to consumer children food company. Read more
Tangible bearers for digital assets Read more
We provide exchange and custody for digital assets such as cryptocurrencies and security tokens backed by shares in tech companies, real estate, and other alternative investments. Read more
Swixx Biopharma fully represents biopharma companies in the CEE. Read more
Crypto Finance AG provides professional investors blockchain financial services in crypto asset management, brokerage and storage solutions. Read more
Open Mineral is an online exchange for physical commodities, connecting buyers and sellers to trade directly, efficiently, and transparently Read more
Aleph Zero is a peer-reviewed DAG platform that is scalable, fast, and developer-friendly. Read more
Envion provides a disrupting solution to Mobile Blockchain Mining, making the most of renewable energies. Read more
The Abyss is a next-generation digital distribution platform. Read more
Ambrosus is building the world’s first publicly verifiable and community-driven ecosystem to assure the quality, safety and origins of food Read more
Interest free borrowing, built on Ethereum. Read more
Concordium is a next-gen privacy-focused, public and permissionless blockchain architecture with an ID Layer at the protocol level. Read more
Datum is a marketplace where users can share or sell data on their own terms. Read more
Colendi is comprehensive decentralized credit scoring protocol and microcredit platform with blockchain and machine learning technologies Read more
Right Mesh is on a mission to connect the next billion users without infrastructure. Read more
Lykke is building a global marketplace for the free exchange of financial assets. By leveraging the power of emerging technology, our platform eliminates market inefficiencies, promotes equal access from anywhere in the world, and supports the trade of any object of value. The Lykke Exchange is fast and secure. Users receive direct ownership of assets with immediate settlement from any mobile device. Richard Olsen, founder and CEO, is a distinguished pioneer in high frequency finance. He has been laying the conceptual foundations for Lykke for most of his professional life. The company was established in Switzerland and received initial seed funding in 2015. Company shares are issued as colored coins redeemable on the Lykke Exchange. Our software is open-source and non-proprietary. Read more
Flux is a scalable open data protocol providing on-chain data for any asset, commodity, or event. Read more
NovaDAX provides customers a safe, convenient and fast way to buy, sell and store cryptocurrency assets, such as BTC&ETH. Read more
Minima create a decentralised blockchain network. Read more
4ARTechnologies is setting a new digital standard for the art world. Read more
CV VC is an investment company, where cutting-edge blockchain technology meets traditional venture capital. Read more
Lisk is a blockchain application platform based in Zug, Switzerland. Read more
Founded in 2019, Supertrends uses big data analytics, crowdsourcing, text-mining, advanced data visualization and digital gamification to spot, track and interpret innovations and technology-driven market trends.  Read more
HQLAX is a financial technology innovation firm that leverages R3’s distributed ledger technology. Read more
Arviem provides supply chain visibility solutions via IoT enabled real-time cargo tracking and monitoring and cloud based data analytics. Read more
The first peer-to-peer electronic trade system powered by smart data Read more
PeakData is a software platform to identify and analyze key opinion leaders in your therapeutic area. Read more
Zap is a marketplace and a toolkit that enables developers to create Ðapps and smart contracts that incorporate real world (off-chain) data. Read more
qiibee is a software company that offers a solution for businesses and consumers in its blockchain-based platform. Read more
healthbank, a health-related data transaction platform, allows people across the globe to exchange health data in a secure & compliant way Read more
Blocksport is a Swiss Sports Tech specialized in digital identities, collectibles, market place as well as ecosystem solutions. Read more
Automated, simple software that optimizes prices for smaller hotels. Read more
Winding Tree makes travel cheaper for travelers and more profitable for providers by using Blocking to remove current middlemen. Read more
Advisera is market leader in providing small business compliance solutions for ISO 27001, EU GDPR, IATF 16949, ISO 20000 and ITIL. Read more
CurioInvest opens access to investors in publicly listed collectables assets starting with vetted fine cars and more Read more
Viatu is redefining the itinerary-based travel booking experience. Read more
We provide powerful AI-powered Virtual Agents to automate and enhance customer experience for large Enterprises Read more
Trepup.com is an eBusiness platform to build online presence, connect with people and discover new products on the global store. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in Switzerland Ranked by StartupBlink

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