Innovation facilitators in the EU

​Country
Facilitator Type​
Link to Innovation Facilitator​
Name & link to website
​Banking
​Insurance
Securities/ Markets
​AustriaSandbox​Kontaktstelle FinTech & Sandbox / FMA-SandboxFINANZMARKTAUFSICHTSBEHÖRDE (FMA) X​​X​​​X​
Austria​Innovation HubKontaktstelle FinTechFINANZMARKTAUFSICHTSBEHÖRDE  (FMA) X​X​X​
Belgium​
Innovation HubFintech Contact PointFinancial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) X​X​X​
Belgium​Innovation HubFintech Contact Point NATIONAL BANK OF BELGIUM (NBB) X​X​X​
Bulgaria​Innovation HubInnovation HubFinancial Supervision Commission (FSC)X​X​
Croatia​Innovation HubInnovation HubCROATION FINANCIAL SERVICES SUPERVISORY AGENCYX​X​
Cyprus​Innovation HubInnovation Hub

Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission

​X
​Czech RepublicContact Point​FinTech contact point/kontaktní místo pro FinTechCzech National Bank/Česká národní banka​XX​X​
Denmark​Sandbox​FT LabFINANSTILSYNETX​X​X​
DenmarkInnovation HubFintech-teamFINANSTILSYNETX​X​X​

Estonia

Innovation Hub

FinTech working groupFINANCIAL SUPERVISION AUTHORITY (FI) X​X​X​

Finland

Innovation Hub

FIN-FSA Innovation Helpdesk

FIN-FSA 

X​

X​

X​

France

Innovation Hub

AUTORITÉ DE CONTRÔLE PRUDENTIEL ET DE RESOLUTION (ACPR) 

X​

X​

X​

France 

Innovation Hub

Division Fintech Innovation Compétitivité

AUTORITE DES MARCHES FINANCIERS (AMF)

X​

Germany

Innovation Hub

Unternehmensgründer und Fintechs

 


Kontaktformular für Unternehmensgründer und Fintechs


Company start-ups and fintech companies

Contact form for start-ups and fintechs 

BUNDESANSTALT FÜR FINANZDIENSTLEISTUNGSAUFSICHT (BaFin)  

X​

X​

X​

Greece

Innovation Hub

BoG FinTech Innovation Hub

BANK OF GREECE

X​

X​

Greece

Innovation Hub

HCMC Innovation Hub

Hellenic Capital Market Commission



X​

Hungary

Innovation Hub

MNB Innovation Hub 

CENTRAL BANK OF HUNGARY (MAGYAR NEMZETI BANK - MNB)

X​

X​

X

Iceland

Innovation Hub

Þjónustuborð vegna fjármálatækni (e. FinTech)

FINANCIAL SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY (Fjármálaeftirlitið - FME)

X​

X​

X​

Ireland

Innovation Hub

Central Bank of Ireland (CBI)

Innovation Hub

CENTRAL BANK OF IRELAND (CBI)

X​

X​

X​

Italy

Innovation Hub

Canale FinTech

BANCA D’ITALIA

X​

Italy

Innovation Hub

IVASS Working group on Insurtech 

ISTITUTO di VIGILANZA SULLE  ASSICURAZIONI (IVASS)

X​

Latvia

Innovation Hub

INNOVATION CENTRE 

FINANCIAL AND CAPITAL MARKET COMMISSION

X​

X​

X​

Liechtenstein

Innovation Hub

Regulatory Laboratory / Financial Innovation

FINANCIAL MARKET AUTHORITY (FMA)

X​

X​

X​

Lithuania

Sandbox

Regulatory sandbox Lithuania 

BANK OF LITHUANIA

X​

X​

X​

Lithuania

Innovation Hub

Innovation Committee

BANK OF LITHUANIA

X​

X​

X​

Luxembourg

Innovation Hub

Innovation, payments, market infrastructures and governance (IPIG) Department 

COMMISSION DE SURVEILLANCE DU SECTEUR FINANCIER

X​

X​

​MaltaSandbox​​MFSA FinTech Regulatory SandboxMalta Financial Services AuthorityX​X​X​

Netherlands

Sandbox

Sandbox

DE NEDERLANDSCHE BANK (DNB)

 

AUTHORITY FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS (AFM)

X​

X​

X​

Netherlands

Innovation Hub

InnovationHub 

DE NEDERLANDSCHE BANK (DNB)

 

AUTHORITY FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS (AFM)

X​

X​

X​

Norway

Innovation Hub

Finansiell teknologi (FinTech) 

FINANSTILSYNET 

X​

X​

X​

​​Norway
Sandbox​Finanstilsynets regulatoriske sandkasseFINANSTILSYNET​​X​
X​X​

Poland

Sandbox

KNF Regulatory Sandbox 

POLISH FINANCIAL SUPERVISION AUTHORITY (KOMISJA NADZORU FINANSOWEGO - KNF) 

X​

X​

X​

Poland

Innovation Hub

KNF Innovation Hub Programme 

POLISH FINANCIAL SUPERVISION AUTHORITY (KOMISJA NADZORU FINANSOWEGO - KNF) 

X​

X​

X​

Portugal

Innovation Hub

Portugal Finlab 

BANCO DE PORTUGAL COMISSAO DO MERCADO DE VALORES MOBILIARIOS AUTORIDADE DE SUPERVISAO DE SEGUROS E DE FUNDOS DE PENSOES

X​

X​

X​

Portugal

Innovation Hub

FinTech+

BANCO DE PORTUGAL

X​


Romania

Innovation Hub

FinTech Hub

(includes a dedicated section related to insurance - (InsurTech))

ASF

X​

X​

Slovakia

Innovation Hub

Innovation Hub

NATIONAL BANK OF SLOVAKIA

X​

X​

X​

​SloveniaInnovation Hub​Banka Slovenije Fintech Innovation HubBANKA SLOVENIJE​X

Spain

Hub

FINTECH PORTAL / INNOVATION PORTAL

Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores

X​

Sweden

Innovation Hub

Finansinspektionen's Innovation Center 

FINANSINSPEKTIONEN (FINANCIAL SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY - FI)

X​

X​

X​

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