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Zürcher Kantonal Bank

Investor type Government Office


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Total investments 125
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 93
Rounds per year 0.82
Lead investments 15
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees 1

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Medical Device
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical
  • Software

Zu00fcrcher Kantonal Bank appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1870. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Zu00fcrich. The company was established in Europe in Switzerland.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Zu00fcrcher Kantonal Bank, startups are often financed by investiere | Verve Capital Partners, Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT), Business Angels Switzerland (BAS). The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are StartAngels Network, 3wVentures, Redalpine Venture Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by investiere | Verve Capital Partners, Zu00fcrcher Kantonalbank ZKB, OCCIDENT.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The important activity for fund was in 2018. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 1 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. When the investment is from Zu00fcrcher Kantonal Bank the average startup value is 5-10 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Switzerland. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight GetYourGuide, MerLion Pharma, Stokes Bio. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Medical, Information Technology.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Health Care
Medical Device
$8M28 Jul 2022 Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland


Health Care
Medical Device
$2M16 Jun 2022 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


Health Care
Medical Device
Productivity Tools
$1M30 May 2022 Vaud, Switzerland


Industrial Automation
$2M13 May 2022 Geneve, Vaud, Switzerland


Health Care
Life Science
Medical Device
$7M26 Apr 2022 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

9T Labs

Industrial Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
$17M22 Feb 2022 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Memo Therapeutics

$25M16 Feb 2022 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


Health Care
Medical Device
Productivity Tools
$2M17 Jan 2022 Vaud, Switzerland


Health Care
$12M16 Dec 2021 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


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