Fintech Associations from all Over Europe Come Together to Develop and Promote the Ecosystem

Fintech associations from twelve countries lay the foundations for the development of joint initiatives, sharing the experience of each country and creating synergies that will allow to improve the Fintech ecosystem throughout the continent.  Svetoslav Dimitrov – BoD Member of BFA, represented the Bulgarian Fintech sector during the meeting. Twelve Fintech associations from all over Europe (including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Holland, Sweden, Poland, Finland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Luxembourg and Bulgaria), participated in a meeting…

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EU Developments regarding FinTech

In March, the European Commission unveiled its 23-step Fintech Action Plan. The European Central Bank (ECB) published the following documents:  Guide to assessments of licence applications – Licence applications in general Guide to assessments of fintech credit institution licence applications The documents can be found following this link: https://www.bankingsupervision.europa.eu/press/pr/date/2018/html/ssm.pr180323.en.html The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published The EBA’s Fintech Roadmap; Conclusions from the Consultation on the EBA’s approach to Financial Technology (FINTECH) on 15 March setting out the EBA’s priorities in this area for…

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