24 October 2017
visit www.atos.net

Luxembourg bankers draw up FinTech Map

10 October 2017  |  4802 views  |  0 Luxembourg fintech map

The Luxembourg Bankers' Association (ABBL) has drawn up a 'Fintech Map' of the nation's startup ecosystem to help drive further collaboration with the established banking community.

Created by ABBL's Digital Banking and FinTech Innovation Cluster, the initiative is aimed at mapping and classifying various fintech firms, software vendors and IT providers for the local financial sector.

Andrey Martovoy, fintech adviser, ABBL: “This online directory results from the explicit demand coming from ABBL members. It provides basic information about fintech firms legally present and commercially active in Luxembourg regardless of their ownership type, size, age and other criteria. Moreover, the scope of the database goes beyond that.”

In addition to the directory of fintech firms and software vendors, the map outlines and categorises major stakeholders across a broad sweep of associated interests, including policymakers, media, marketing and startup funding.

Marc Hemmerling, general counsel digital banking, fintech & payments, ABBL says: “We believe that the fintech map will facilitate a higher degree of interactions among all actors dealing with fintech and technological innovation in financial services in Luxembourg and will contribute to the attractiveness of the Luxembourg’s fintech ecosystem in Europe and globally”.

Elsewhere on the European fintech scene, Berlin-based startup factory FinLeap has opened an office in Milan, creating a technical hub for software development and a showcase for its startup portfolio. Marco Berini, former head of group innovation at UniCredit will head up the venture.

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board: sign up now

Related stories

Payconiq continues European expansion with acquisition of Luxembourg's Digicash

Payconiq continues European expansion with acquisition of Luxembourg's Digicash

02 August 2017  |  6343 views  |  0 comments | 10 tweets | 14 linkedin
Luxembourg funds industry completes first live blockchain transaction

Luxembourg funds industry completes first live blockchain transaction

06 July 2017  |  12749 views  |  0 comments | 18 tweets | 31 linkedin
Rakuten moves into European banking market

Rakuten moves into European banking market

11 January 2017  |  11835 views  |  0 comments | 26 tweets | 24 linkedin

Related company news


Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit www.innotribe.comvisit www.fivedegrees.nlRegister now

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Mastercard to roll out blockchain APIMastercard to roll out blockchain API
20736 views comments | 31 tweets | 44 linkedin
HSBC partners Bud for open banking trialHSBC partners Bud for open banking trial
15617 views comments | 24 tweets | 33 linkedin
Sibos 2017: API or the highwaySibos 2017: API or the highway
11220 views comments | 12 tweets | 23 linkedin

Featured job

circa £250K total package

Find your next job