About

Innovate Finance is an independent membership association that represents the UK’s global FinTech community. Founded in 2014 and supported by the City of London and Broadgate, Innovate Finance is a not-for-profit that advances the country’s leading position in the financial services sector by supporting the next generation of technology-led financial services innovators.

Every year Innovate Finance also hosts a flagship Global Summit in the heart of the City of London. This year the event is taking place on Monday 29th – Tuesday 30th April at the historic Guildhall and launches the official UK FinTech Week 2019. Convening over 2000 business leaders in FinTech, finance and technology, the event is a globally renowned landmark in the financial services and innovation calendar.

Member Benefits

Programmes And Events

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:

Policy

Innovate Finance connects members to the most relevant policy initiatives to help navigate the regulatory and political environment.

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Promotion

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.

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Sponsors & Partners

EVENTS & INITIATIVES

UPCOMING EVENTS

AI Congress London

Date: 11th & 12th September
Location: Olympia, London

The AI Congress London was attended by over 700 attendees at the Indigo O2 venue, and this year we will be showcasing more live demos, extensive networking opportunities, first-class entertainment and even more content.

The conference is multi-streamed, featuring; AI for the Enterprise, the Government Summit, Tech Training, Investing in AI and the Data Science Summit. The AI Congress will also host a series of AI Pitches, designed for start-ups to pitch their business ideas to a panel of investors and VC firms.

Tickets are limited, register and use discount code INNO1 for 15% off here: click here.

5th Annual Financial Services Cyber Security Summit

Date and Time: 13th September 2018  |  8.20am – 5pm
Location: Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street | London, E1 8GP

With global cybercrime costs potentially reaching £5 trillion by 2021, the financial services industry remains the main target for cyber security criminals all over the world and especially in the UK, the leading international financial centre. Against this background, City & Financial Global’s Financial Services Cyber Security Summit, a premier event of its kind, will take place in London on the 13th of September.

Innovate Finance members can receive 20% off tickets, to claim please click here.

To find out more and register for the event click here.

FinovateFall 2018 NYC

Date: September 24-26, 2018
Location: Marriot Marquis Times Square | New York, NY

FinovateFall is returning to NYC! Join us for three days of wall-to-wall FinTech activity, featuring Finovate’s signature combination of fast-paced demos and insightful expertise.

FinovateFall’s demos will showcase the best new innovations in financial and banking technology from over 70 leading established companies and brand-new startups. Each hand-picked company will receive just 7 minutes on stage to provide an inside glimpse into their latest developments. Networking sessions will follow the demos each day, giving you the chance to speak directly with the innovators you see on stage, along with the rest of the awesome audience.

No other event packs in as much unique value — register now by clicking here.

PAST EVENTS

Fintech – Silicon Roundabout Meetup

Date and Time: 27th July 2018  |  6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Cocoon Networks London, 4 Christopher Street, London, EC2A 2BS

Meet with new FinTech startups. You can’t miss this event if you:

  • Are in FinTech
  • Want to promote your startup
  • Want to network with like-minded professionals
  • Want to get in-depth knowledge on this industry
  • Are looking to hire for/find a job

To register click here.

Money Talks: VCs Take the Stage at London Technology Week

Date: Tuesday 12th June 2018

Time: 6pm – 9.30pm

Location: Deloitte Fusion, WeWork, Waterhouse Square, 138, Holborn, EC1N 2SW

Innovate Finance is bringing Money Talks: VCs Take the Stage back to London Technology Week 2018. Putting VCs in the hot seat by getting them up on stage to pitch before a panel of startups and a sellout crowd. More info can be found here.

SOLD OUT

NewCo London

NewCo London is back on 10 May 2018 – tickets now available! 

Have you ever wanted to meet some of the most innovative companies in London? NewCo London on 10 May will provide a full day immersion into London’s tech and innovation ecosystem giving you the opportunity to visit companies ranging from AI to Ecommerce, EdTech to FinTech, FoodTech to HealthTech, Media to Incubators, providing attendees with an intimate experience of their workplace, culture, and mission through 1-hour talks, product demos, and Q&A sessions.

Around 40 companies including Blippar, Entrepreneur First, HelloFresh, Paws, Pi Labs, Yoti and Zinc.vc will open the doors to their offices for talks and Q&A sessions.

Get your tickets by clicking here. If you have any questions, contact london@newco.co

Please use the discount code: IF-newco1

InsurTech Insights Conference

Date: 19th – 20th June 2018

Location: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms. London

Europe’s Leading InsurTech conference.

Insurtech Insights is the event at the center of the revolution of the Insurance industry. The leaders of insurance, the most innovative insurtechs, and the best fintech investors will be there. Pack a year worth of meetings in just 2 days.

25% off tickets with code Innovate25

Click here to register for tickets

Efma SME Banking Summit

Date : 13 June – 14 June 2018

Location : Paris, France

Efma is a banking association with over 3,300 member-companies from 130 companies. The SME event focuses on the challenges facing SMEs in the evolving retail financial services landscape. It specializes in analyzing FinTech’s place in helping SMEs and how banks can go digital to improve customer experience and increase relevance.

To register click here.

Women in Finance Charter

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.

City Giving Day 2017

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.

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