09 September 2021

Scotland’s FinTech sector has boomed during the Covid pandemic

Written By FinTech Alliance

Scotland’s FinTech sector has boomed during the Covid pandemic

Scotland’s FinTech sector has boomed during the Covid pandemic

In Brief:

FinTech-focused small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has increased by more than 50 per cent during the past 18 months.

FinTech Scotland community grew from 119 in March 2020 to 181 today.

FinTech Scotland to launch a new SME advisory board made up of leaders from the local FinTech community including Jude Cook (ShareIn), James Varga (DirectID) and Loral Quinn (Sustainably).

What does this mean?

This growth would seem to reflect the increase in demand for financial technologies as the economy and society adapts to an expanding digital environment driven in no small part by the challenges of the Covid pandemic.

Read more.

Up Next ...
27 October 2021

Klarna and Stripe partner on payments 

BNPL business Klarna has partnered with payments giant Stripe for ...

27 October 2021

Challenger GB Bank gains funding and restricted banking licence

UK FinTech GB Bank has been awarded a licence for ...

27 October 2021

Marqeta partners with Amount on buy now, pay later 

FinTech Alliance company Marqeta has partnered with tech provider Amount ...

26 October 2021

Mountside Ventures: shifting the balance between FinTechs and investors

For FinTech startups, fundraising is a full time job. There’s ...

More in FinTech

Doconomy partners with Patch on climate tech

22 October 2021

Doconomy has partnered with Patch to introduce a technology stack for ...

International FinTechs grow significantly in Scotland

21 October 2021

FinTech Scotland has reported on the growing international diversity of ...

PensionBee reports 110% revenue growth 

21 October 2021

PensionBee, a UK based pensions FinTech, has reported 110% year ...

mmob signs up Pensionbee, others to its platform

13 October 2021

 Open finance platform mmob, a FinTech Alliance company, has added ...

Articles FinTech

Highlights from the World FinTech Report 2021

21 October 2021

A new report published by Capgemini and Efma, ‘World FinTech Report 2021’ highlights how FinTechs de...

Articles FinTech

Global FinTech rankings report - Bridging the gap

21 October 2021

Welcome to the second edition of findexable’s global FinTech rankings report. Two years ago we...

White Papers FinTech

The UK FinTech Sector

29 September 2021

An In-Depth Analysis of Fintech Start-Ups from 2009 to 2020

White Papers FinTech

Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services 2.0: Managing machines in an evolving legal landscape

22 September 2021

We are seeing increased engagement from regulators across the globe with respect to artificial intel...

Hong Kong FinTech Week

Hong Kong FinTech Week

01 November 2021 - 05 November 2021

11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Online, ., ., ., .

£50.00
New Statesman’s 4th annual edition of the Fintech Summit

New Statesman’s 4th annual edition of the Fintech Summit

02 November 2021 - 03 November 2021

09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Virtual Event, Virtual Event, London, London, EC2R 8AY

Free
Singapore FinTech festival

Singapore FinTech festival

08 November 2021 - 12 November 2021

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Online, ., ., ., .

Free
The FinTech talents festival 2021

The FinTech talents festival 2021

15 November 2021 - 16 November 2021

08:00 AM - 05:45 PM

The Brewery, 52 Chiswell Street, London, City of London, EC1Y 4SD

£1,499.00