Building ecosystem for international FinTech startups in Greater Copenhagen

Copenhagen FinTech will tie together Denmark’s top class financial infrastructure, innovative entrepreneurs, an academically strong university environment, a digitally-oriented public sector, and IT-ready citizens, to create a true Nordic fintech hub

Meeting organized by Copenhagen FinTech at Applebys Plads. Photo : Greater CPH Post

Copenhagen FinTech creates a neutral meeting place, where businesses, researchers and the public authorities can meet at a highly specialized lab. The space aims to build the ecosystem for fintech startups around Greater Copenhagen region through offering memberships to their network, sponsorships and/or via partnerships.

The purpose of the meetings is not only to meet and gain new knowledge, but also to set new agendas and create innovation.

Copenhagen FinTech develop conferences, after-work meetings and sessions, analyze trends within finance and IT covered by Danish and international key sources.

Fintech insights & outlook 

Last week Copenhagen FinTech organized a session on FinTech insights and outlook, inviting esteem international speakers from the field.

 

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Among them, prominent speakers included,

Nektarios Liolios
Co-founder of Rainmaking Innovation, and Co-founder & CEO of Startupbootcamp FinTech & InsurTech, the leading innovation program in the financial industry. More than 15 years in the business, the last three with Innotribe, SWIFT’s initiative to enable collaborative innovation and running the Innotribe Startup Challenge.

Thomas Krogh Jensen
CEO of Copenhagen FinTech. Thomas will share how Copenhagen FinTech will tie together Denmark’s top class financial infrastructure, innovative entrepreneurs, an academically strong university environment, a digitally-oriented public sector, and IT-ready citizens, to create a true Nordic fintech hub.

Click here to download the presentations from the speakers

European Fintech outlook: The importance of PSD2 

Kristian T. Sørensen, from Norfico company that specializes in fintech consultings shared his views on the emergence of “Payment Service Directives 2”, that aims to expand the ease in financial transactions across Europe and with the world from PSD 1, which supports and protects the Single Europe Payment Area or SEPA.

Although the development of PSD2 has given rise to many regulatory challenges, however such new financial frameworks will help foster innovation, create a level playing field for the players by removing various barriers. At the same time, keeping the data secured and protect the rights of the consumers.

Participate to build the eco system for Copenhagen Fintech

If you are a student, an entrepreneur who is interested or invested in pursuing fintech innovations then Copenhagen FinTech is your one window shop that serves all your inquiries through their information and networks.

International experts, businesses and researchers in partnership with Copenhagen FinTech develops activities to tap into the new opportunities amid the current state of world affairs.

Businesses can develop their international network and make themselves visible together with other businesses and universities, as a part of the Danish financial IT cluster. ​

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