BFA Hosted Its First International Meetup

On February 26 we organised our latest meetup, which was in the format of our regular networking events, only this time we decided to go international. Together with our friends from the Romanian Fintech Association we invited four Romanian fintech companies to present their solutions, and their experience as a part of the Romanian fintech industry. Our guests were Finqware, Symphopay, Lendrise and fintechOS. Our co-hosts Eleven Ventures presented their Visa Innovation Program, which presents entrepreneurs with…

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BFA Met With Western Balkans Organisations, Responsible for Innovation

A meeting between the Bulgarian Fintech Association and representatives of Western Balkan countries took place on the 28th of January in the Association’s office in Sofia. The meeting was a part of an initiative, organised by the Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency (SMEPA), aiming to introduce the Bulgarian startup ecosystem to the heads of organisations, responsible for the development of innovations and start-ups in the Western Balkans region. The meeting was attended by…

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БФА на среща с президента Румен Радев

На 6 декември Българска финтек асоциация взе участие в среща между президента на Република България – ген. Румен Радев, германски компании, развиващи дейност в страната, и представители на българската стартъп екосистема. Специален гост на събитието бе немският посланик у нас – Н.Пр. Кристоф Айххорн. В рамките на срещата Гергана Стоичкова – директор на БФА, представи българския финтек сектор пред гостите на събитието. В своите приветствени речи президентът Радев и посланикът на Германия дадоха финтех индустрията…

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The First AUBG Fintech Expo Gathered Students and Companies On-campus

On October 18th the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) was a host to the first of its kind AUBG Fintech Expo, which was organized by the Bulgarian Fintech Association in partnership with AUBG’s Investment Management Club. The event brought to campus some of the most advanced and innovative companies leading the FinTech revolution in Bulgaria. The students had the opportunity to hear lectures and participate in discussions with experts in the financial technologies field. They…

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Meet the Members: Special Edition

The third networking event of the Bulgarian Fintech Association took place on the 19th of September at Puzl CowOrKing Space. We were glad to welcome more than 60 people who were interested in hearing more about the Fintech developments in Bulgaria. This time the format was a bit different than what we had done before. Our “Special Edition” included two presentations – one from the Associaiton and one from our BoD members Paysera Bulgaria. Our…

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Meet the New Members Vol. 2

Our second networking event under the motto “Meet the New Members” took place on the 3rd of July in the delightful setting of bar “Kino Kultura”.  The goal of the event was the same as the aim of its previous edition – to provide an opportunity for networking and exchange of ideas in a more informal setting. We brought together over 50 people from different backgrounds who share a common passion for fintech.  The meetup included presentations…

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