Large European Fintechs Launch a New Trade Association

The European Fintech Association (EFA) has launched with six founding members: Funding Circle, Raisin, Finleap, Transferwise, Moneyfarm and N26; these companies are all leaders in their respective fields which represent the major fintech verticals; Marc Roberts, who is chief counsel for Raisin will be leading the EFA’s board and he said in a statement: “By launching the Brussels-based association, EFA will be able to support the voice of FinTechs in Europe by encouraging proportionate and smart regulation that will support European financial innovation while taking consumer protection into account.” AltFi

  • Peter Renton

    Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of Fintech Nexus, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.