FPAI has been an affiliate of BPFI since 2018 and through this partnership delivers an ambitious agenda for the Irish Fintech sector, which involves over 800 members from over 130 companies.
Through this partnership with BPFI FPAI hopes to deliver on an ambitious agenda for the coming years. This includes:
Below are some key figures relating to banking, payments and fintech in Ireland (as of end-2018)
Fintech in its broadest articulation comprises every area of technology and innovation in the financial services arena, from payments, trading and FX, big data, risk, compliance and business intelligence to consumer-focused currency exchanges and peer to peer lenders.
In Ireland we have a deep heritage in growing financial services businesses in the International Financial Services Centre and an equally strong history in establishing and scaling Irish technology companies focused on foreign markets. We are lucky to have a diverse range of market participants who see Fintech as the context for their own innovation or at least a source of innovation from which they can benefit.
The Fintech Ecosystem comprises:
For more information on the Fintech & Payments Association of Ireland, visit their website.