Innovate Finance is an independent not-for-profit membership association representing the UK’s global FinTech community. Founded in 2014 with the support of the City of London and Canary Wharf Group, Innovate Finance aims to accelerate the UK’s leading position in the global financial services sector by directly supporting the next era of technology-led financial services innovators, from start-ups to institutions.
With over 250+ members, Innovate Finance seeks to address the key barriers and opportunities in the FinTech ecosystem: attracting greater investment, supporting the development of proportionate and effective regulation, engaging in community collaboration, and promoting innovation in financial services, whilst championing an open, inclusive and secular FinTech community.
Members range from start-ups to the world’s leading global corporations. Through Innovate Finance membership they have a single point of access to innovators, investors, regulators, policy makers and commercial partners.
Innovate Finance curates and supports programmes and events designed to connect our members, promote greater collaboration in the community and foster greater FinTech innovation.
Members can be involved in:
Innovate Finance connects members to the most relevant policy initiatives to help navigate the regulatory and political environment.
Members can engage with:
Championing the work of our members means we are actively involved in promoting their achievements to the global community. Innovate Finance works with our members to ensure their voices are heard.
Members can receive:
FinTech Growth Forum
Tuesday 19th September, 9am - 7pm
155 Bishopsgate, London
Innovate Finance is hosting the inaugural FinTech Growth Forum to support our members on their scaling journeys. Whether you are a startup looking for funding or a high-momentum company considering exit, join us to access media, capital and war stories from the global entrepreneurial community.
Monday-Tuesday, 9th-10th October
InterContinental O2, London
LendIt Europe is Europe’s largest global fintech and lending conference, and returns to London on October 9-10, 2017. This year’s conference is expanding with the industry to cover the hottest topics in fintech including digital wealth, blockchain, insurtech, digital banking, and much more.
Secure 15% off tickets using code: INNOVATEFINANCEVIP
Santander InnoVentures and Hogan Lovells FinTech Week event
12th July, Hogan Lovells, Atlantic House, London, EC1A 2FG
To mark London FinTech Week, our members Santander InnoVentures and Hogan Lovells hosted an exclusive panel chaired by Edward Robinson from Bloomberg News, followed by rooftop summer drinks.
Innovate Finance is committed to 40 - 60% gender diversity by the end of 2018 as part of our target for the Women in Finance Charter. To find out more about the Charter click here.
As part of our commitment to the Lord Mayor's Appeal, Innovate Finance is showing our ongoing support for Financial Inclusion and Diversity in FinTech. Find out more about City Giving Day click here.