On 9 December 2021, "Venture Faculty" in partnership with Financial and Capital Market Commission (FCMC) and Association of Latvian Payment and Electronic Money Service Providers, FinTech sector partners held an online discussion “Latvia – as the New Home for Global FinTech”.
In the discussion our strategical partner Renāts Lokomets together with representatives of European and Latvian FinTech companies and industry experts discussed advantages and challenges of the Latvian FinTech ecosystem and opportunities to develop business by obtaining an operating licence in Latvia.
The first part of discussion "Improvement of Latvian ecosystem creates opportunities to be located in Latvia" was chaired by Daria Dubinina, CEO at Crassula.
The second part of discussion "Challenges of Latvian regulation regime: new era of Latvian financial sector" was chaired by Marine Krasovska, Director of Financial Innovation Department of the FCMC.
Special thanks to all of the participants of the discussion for their input on Latvian FinTechc ecosystem. The event was joined by more than 190 people.
As Director of Financial Innovation Department of the FCMC Marine Krasovska points out, the dialogue between regulatory and industry professionals will improve facilitation and development of fintech ecosystem in Latvia.