UKFW is brought to you by prominent and influential partners committed to supporting UK FinTech.

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Innovate Finance

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.

More than 250 global members have joined the Innovate Finance ecosystem to date. These companies range from seed stage start-ups to global financial institutions and professional services firms. All benefit from Innovate Finance’s leading position as a single point of access to promote enabling policy and regulation, talent development, and business opportunity and investment capital.

Innovate Finance Global Summit (IFGS) is their annual conference bringing together the entire FinTech community at the historic Guildhall in London. The Summit is the flagship event for UK FinTech Week 2020, headlining the week on Monday 20th - Tuesday 21st April.

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HM Treasury

HM Treasury is the government’s economic and finance ministry, maintaining control over public spending, setting the direction of the UK’s economic policy and working to achieve strong and sustainable economic growth.

We are responsible for:

  • public spending: including departmental spending, public sector pay and pension, annually managed expenditure (AME) and welfare policy, and capital investment

  • financial services policy: including banking and financial services regulation, financial stability, and ensuring competitiveness in the City

  • strategic oversight of the UK tax system: including direct, indirect, business, property, personal tax, and corporation tax

  • the delivery of infrastructure projects across the public sector and facilitating private sector investment into UK infrastructure

  • ensuring the economy is growing sustainably

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Department For International Trade

The Department for International Trade (DIT) helps businesses export and grow into global markets. We also help overseas companies locate and grow in the UK.

Our services are provided in over 100 markets throughout the world. We are passionate about what we do. That’s why we constantly review our services in light of customer feedback and the impact they offer, which means they’ll vary from time to time.

We secure UK and global prosperity by promoting and financing international trade and investment, and championing free trade. We are an international economic department, responsible for bringing together policy, promotion and financial expertise to break down barriers to trade and investment and help businesses succeed, delivering a new trade policy framework for the UK as we leave the EU, promoting British trade and investment across the world and building the global appetite for British goods and services.

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City of London Corporation

The City Corporation is the governing body of the Square Mile dedicated to a vibrant and thriving City, supporting a diverse and sustainable London within a globally-successful UK.

We aim to...

  • Contribute to a flourishing society

  • Shape outstanding environments

  • Support a thriving economy

By strengthening the character, capacity and connections of the City, London and the UK for the benefit of people who live, learn, work and visit.

We are located at Guildhall but also have offices at Mansion House, Walbrook Wharf and outside the Square Mile in relation to our green spaces and other facilities.