The international group of regulators called the Global Financial Innovation Network (GFIN) has expanded to 29 countries and is inviting applications from fintech companies looking to test products across borders; currently chaired by the FCA, the GFIN is an international network committed to supporting financial innovation in the interests of consumers; this will be the first time that companies can apply to test their financial products in different countries; interested companies can submit an application by February 28. Source.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, 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.