Data Sources - Kalifa Review of UK Fintech, LinkedIn
The UK’s High Growth FinTech Hub
The UK’s FinTech sector is a thriving environment of innovation and VC investment, built on the back of one of the world’s largest financial sectors.
Added to this, the Financial Conduct Authority’s pro-competition mandate has helped support fintech firms and ensured a nurturing environment through the 2016 creation of the world’s first regulatory Sandbox.
High Growth eco-system
The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s FinTech eco-system is renowned for access to the finest software & data workforce and research networks such as the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School’s, Centre for Alternative Finance. Coupled with a strong investor network and unique access to London it is no surprise that the region has become a high growth FinTech hub.
World Class Networks
Innovate Finance is the independent industry body that represents and advances the global FinTech community in the UK. Their mission is to accelerate the UK’s leading role in the financial services sector by directly supporting the next generation of technology-led innovators.Find out more
Cambridge Blockchain Society
Cambridge Blockchain Society is a student-run society at the University of Cambridge. Their mission is to foster a booming Blockchain ecosystem at Cambridge by maintaining a distributed network of students, researchers, entrepreneurs, investors and industry partners.Find out more
An active community of over 1000 technology companies ranging from corporates to innovative start-ups and universities. They stimulate debate and collaboration, harnesses and share knowledge, and help to build connections between academia and industry. They run specialist events and programmes covering all aspects of software R&D.Find out more