News

Browse all the latest sector developments in your market. Stay informed with innovative solutions and interviews with sector leaders.

Fintech Enterprise Ireland investment in Aid:Tech shows potential of blockchain
July 24, 2018

From Banking to Brexit: Enterprise Ireland investment in Aid:Tech shows Blockchain potential

Blockchain technology has been in development since the 1990s but only came to global prominence in 2009 as a component of the cryptocurrency bitcoin. As bitcoin has become synonymous with…
Fintech
July 11, 2018

Podcast: Leading entrepreneur describes why Ireland is a great location for fintech start-ups

US entrepreneur, Brian Norton, is unusually well-positioned to discuss Ireland’s flourishing fintech sector. As a co-founder of success story Future Finance and CEO of newcomer Supply Finance, Norton leads two…
Fintech Regtech Lead Gen Article 1
July 4, 2018

The pivotal role of regtech in the digital transformation of financial services

Technology investment levels are increasing rapidly across the financial services sector, driven by a desire to contain costs, improve compliance, and enhance customer service and productivity. As the ‘steady and…
Fintech
June 19, 2018

Opportunity knocks for Irish fintechs as innovations transform retail banking

Irish fintechs are seizing the opportunities presented by a number of retail banking innovation megatrends, according to Frank Schwab, keynote speaker at a recent Enterprise Ireland event in Frankfurt. As…
Fintech Enterprise Ireland: Government agency and Fintech powerhouse
May 25, 2018

Enterprise Ireland: How a government agency became a fintech powerhouse

Eoin Fitzgerald, a senior development advisor for the fintech sector at Enterprise Ireland, describes why fintech investors should keep a close eye on the government agency’s investments. Enterprise Ireland is…
Insights from Ireland Irish Advantage in ASEAN: Building on a thriving relationship
May 15, 2018

Irish Advantage in ASEAN: Building on a thriving relationship

Irish suppliers have much to offer customers in Singapore and the ASEAN region, according to Smruti Inamdar, Director ASEAN at Enterprise Ireland Singapore. Affinities shared by Singapore and Ireland are…
Fintech L-R Giles O’Neill, Head of Fintech at Enterprise Ireland and Chris Skinner, fintech and financial services expert
March 14, 2018

Chris Skinner: “Post-Brexit, Ireland is the best location for US banks”

Brexit may be looked on with trepidation by many sectors of Irish business but for fintech, it brings real opportunity. According to UK-based fintech expert Chris Skinner, in Dublin to…
Fintech
March 12, 2018

Future of payments could come out of Africa

Delegates at The Future of Fintech, an international event organised by Enterprise Ireland in January, heard how the enormous success of mobile phone-based money service M-Pesa in Kenya is indicative…
Fintech
March 12, 2018

What Irish fintech innovators offer Nordic partners

Tom Holgersson is fintech market adviser for Nordic countries for Enterprise Ireland and is based in Stockholm. Irish fintech companies have been quick to understand that the future of the…
Fintech Irish companies open new offices in Canada
March 12, 2018

Irish companies open new offices in Canada

A number of Irish companies, supported by export agency Enterprise Ireland, in the life sciences, fintech, waste management, consumer retail and education sectors, have recently opened or are in the process of opening…
Fintech
March 5, 2018

How regtech innovation lowers costs for financial services

The cost of governance, risk and compliance is estimated at 15% of the total cost of running a financial services firm. Regulatory technology can help. “Regtech is about the intelligent…
Fintech
March 5, 2018

Why collaboration may be the future of fintech

The future of fintech isn’t a “them or us” contest against banks but a mutually beneficial collaboration, according to a panel of international experts in Dublin. Brought together by Enterprise…

Register your interest for

Fill in your details below to be notified about the Irish [sector] advantage, read in-depth customer success stories and to find the ideal [sector] partner for your business.




    Register nowRegister now

    Thank you

    for registering to our newsletter