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We look at what's going on in the world of FinTech

18th Sep 2018

This November, FinTech North is delighted to be a part of welcoming a delegation of 20 FinTech scale-ups from the Baltic and Nordic regions to the Northern Powerhouse. The trade mission planned by the Department of International Trade (DIT) will visit three of the north's ma...

13th Sep 2018

FinTech North is proud to announce its debut forum in Manchester. This event, in partnership with Network Marketing, will discuss FinTech developments and innovations in the Greater Manchester region.   Agenda   8.15: Breakfast & networking &nbs...

7th Sep 2018

On the 7th September 2018, the Leeds FinTech community gathered for a morning of networking, insight and discussion. The event was hosted by Addleshaw Goddard. The forum began with a welcome from Julian Wells –he announced that as of today’s forum FinTech North has no...

5th Sep 2018

FinTech North has announced the appointment of HM Treasury FinTech Envoy Chris Sier as its Chairman as it prepares to embark on the most ambitious phase of its growth since its inception in 2016. Chris Sier is well known to FinTech North, having delivered a keynote speech...

3rd Sep 2018

  This blog was written by Rachel Kenyon, Business Engagement Lead for FinTech, LegalTech & Cyber Security, The University of Manchester. It was originally posted on NCUB.co.uk, to see the original post, click here.   The University of M...

3rd Sep 2018

FinTech North is delighted to be involved in a US trade mission visiting key cities across the Northern Powerhouse in September, and will be hosting a FinTech roundtable event in Leeds on 18th September. Stefan Pryor, secretary of commerce for the State of Rhode Island, ...

3rd Aug 2018

We are proud to announce our next FinTech North forum - FinTech Innovators, on 7th September 2018, hosted by Addleshaw Goddard. Date: 7th September 2018 Time: 8.00am – 11.30am. Venue: 3 Sovereign Square, Sovereign Street, Leeds, LS1 4ER. Register here for FinTe...

27th Jul 2018

Since our launch in 2016 FinTech North has hosted 20 events across the North, attracting attendees from over 400 organisations and speakers from 12 countries. Our first ever event in Newcastle will see a set of expert speakers discuss developments in FinTech in Newcastle,...

27th Jul 2018

The P2P lending sector is China is reportedly worth around $190billion... and falling. The sector has been in crisis management mode for the last month, as a run on P2P lenders is literally causing P2P lenders to run. People have been turning up at the offices of some of ...
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