Scotland Fintech Festival



Join us at the Scotland Fintech Festival and learn how your organisation can work with the University of Edinburgh.

You will hear from leading Fintech researchers who will discuss the advantages of digital currencies, the challenges faced and how organisations can overcome these challenges as well as providing insights on technological transformation of financial markets, the effects on market quality and value and the implication for investments.


Upcoming research taster events

17 September 12.30 - 13.30 pm GMT+1 “Digital currencies and the new age in payments” Speaker: Professor Emilios Avgouleas, Chair in International Banking Law & Finance.

28 September 12.30 - 13.30 pm GMT+1 “Fintech Innovation with the University of Edinburgh” Session chair: Nicola Anderson, Strategic Development Director at Fintech Scotland. Speakers from Edinburgh Innovations: Ksenia Siedlecka, Financial Services and Fintech Sector Engagement Manager; and Dr Amy Tayler, Innovate UK Business Development Manager.

5 October 12.00 - 13.00 pm GMT+1 "The technological transformation of financial markets’ Speaker: Professor Gbenga Ibikunle, Chair of Finance at the University of Edinburgh.


Please register for each event of your interest.

The joining link for each event will be shared directly with registrants at a date closer to each event.



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Thu, 17/09/2020 1 Event


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Mon, 28/09/2020 1 Event


Starting at 12:30 1 Event

Fintech Innovation with the University of Edinburgh

  • 12:30 - 13:30
  • Edinburgh Innovations
  • Everyone
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Mon, 05/10/2020 1 Event


Starting at 12:00 1 Event



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