Happy September: Number of Startups is Rising

by | Oct 5, 2020 | Startups

Despite the world’s business crisis caused by COVID-19 pandemic September 2020 turned out to be a successful month for Swiss business.

During the first month of autumn, 3788 new companies were founded. It is a 461 start-ups increase compared with August 2020 and 583 start-ups more than in September 2019.

Two times more companies were found in German-speaking Switzerland that in Swiss Romandie: +303 companies vs. +140 companies. Italian speaking canton of Ticino got new 18 companies. Among 26 Swiss cantons Zurich and Geneva showed the highest growth with 130 and 70 foundations.

Stats originally were published at STARTUPS.CH