Published March 17, 2017
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The Bank of England (the Bank) FinTech Accelerator (the Accelerator) has today launched a new Community, bringing together FinTech-related organisations to engage with the Bank, share insights on trends and support development of the sector.
The Bank of England launched the Accelerator in June 2016. The Accelerator deploys innovative technologies on issues that matter to the Bank’s mission and operations. Some of the issues looked at so far range from Distributed Ledger Technology to threat intelligence and data sharing capabilities. Working in partnership with FinTech firms we are seeking to develop new approaches, build our understanding of these technologies and in turn support development of the sector.
To enhance our ability to achieve these aims, the Community has been set up to:
Members of the Community will be invited to bilateral meetings with the Bank 2-4 times per year to share updates on trends and developments in the sector. The Accelerator team we will also hold quarterly networking and knowledge sharing events to discuss developments, trends and insights on specific topics of interest.
Latest Proofs of Concept announced
We are also pleased to announce our third round of Proofs of Concept (PoCs) and the new firms we will be working with:
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