Paris Looks to Oust London as FinTech Hub

Paris Looks to Oust London as FinTech Hub

Paris has recently demonstrated that it can keep up with the big guys and could prove a threat to London’s status as lead FinTech hub. Earlier this week Paris hosted its Paris Fintech Forum, which saw over 1,500 bankers, investors, and entrepreneurs gathering to discuss the potential of FinTech in France. Tripling its turnout compared to last year’s event, it looks as though Paris is taking advantage of U.K.’s recent Brexit vote – and Britain’s Supreme Court ruling stating that Prime Minister Theresa May needs MP votes to trigger Article 50 – and are increasing pressure within the....


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