2020 fintech conferences to watch out for

12 December 2019

Bobsguide have complied a list of the global fintech conferences that will take place during 2020.

This page will be updated as and when new information is provided.



Paris Fintech Forum

January 28-29

Where: Palais Brongniart, Paris

For: Fintechs, banks

From: €1,400



Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services 2020

February 4-5

Where: Amba Hotel Marble Arch, London

For: Fintechs, banks, insurers, and wealth managers

From: Free for c-suite, standard tickets £499 - £1999

Financial institution professionals will gather in London to discuss the impact of artificial intelligence in financial services. 


Finovate Europe

February 11-13

Where: Intercontinental Berlin, Germany

For: Fintechs, startups, and banks

From: £965 - £1,498

This year Finovate Europe's agenda will focus on the future of digital banking, tech, payments, open banking, financial crime and insurance. 


MoneyLive Indonesia

February 19-20

Where: Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta

For: Payments and retail banking

From: £735 + VAT (until December 13) - £1,065 + VAT

Payment providers and banks will discuss emerging technology, the impact of fintech competition, and the corporate culture to innovation.



London Blockchain Week

March 4-11

Where: etc. venues, 133 Houndsditch, London

For: Fintechs, startups, and banks

From: £418 (early bird) - £838.80


MoneyLIVE Spring

March 9-11

Where: Meliá Avenida América, Madrid, Spain

For: Payments providers, retail banks, fintechs

From: £395 – 1695 + VAT 

Around 40 speakers will discuss updates in the payments and retail banking landscape. The agenda will focus on PSD2, the future of APIs, and digital transformation.



March 10

Where: etc. venues, 133 houndsditch, London

For: Asset managers, fintech

From: £149 for buyside tickets, £999 for vendors.

The agenda will explore the biggest challenges asset managers face in the back and middle offices. 


Investment Innovators: Wealth Summit 2020

March 11-12

Where: Hilton Tower Bridge, London

For: private bankers, wealth managers, family officers, asset managers, and wealthtechs

From: £995 + VAT (until January 24) and £1,195 + VAT thereafter. Wealthtech tickets £395 + VAT

Wealth mangement professionals gather in London to discuss innovation developments in the space. 



March 17

Where: Business Design Centre, London

For: payments

From: EPA member early bird tickets are £190 + VAT (until December 31), £390 + VAT thereafter. Non-member tickets are £290 + VAT (until December 31), and £490 + VAT thereafter.

The Emerging Payments Association's conference returns with panels and keynotes on Open Banking, APIs and more.


Insurtech Insights

March 17-18

Where: The Royal Lancaster, London

For: Insurtechs, insurers, investors

From: £399 - £1,500

3,000 insurers and insurtechs will come together to network and disuss hurdles and changes in the industry. 


Money 20/20 Asia

March 24-26

Where: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

For: Fintech, payments providers, venture capitalists

From: $550 - $2,995


RiskMinds Insurance

March 24-26

Where: Hotel Okura, Amsterdam

For: Senior risk managers, CROs, investors, academics, fintechs

From: £899 + VAT

The agenda this year focuses on the future of risk management with regards to ethics versus compliance, and outsourcing and third-party compliance.


Women in Fintech Summit

March 31

Where: etc venues, 155 Bishopsgate, Liverpool St, London

For: Fintechs

From: £245 + VAT

Discover the challenges, progressions and impacts from leading female innovators. 



Innovate Finance Global Summit

April 20-24

Where: Guildhall, London

For: Banks and fintechs

From: £195 - £5,980

Returning for a sixth installement, IFGS will bring together delegates from around the world to look at the best of the UK's fintech. 


Trade Tech Europe

April 21-23

Where: Palais des congrès de Paris

For: Equity traders

From: Free for buy side asset managers and hedge funds. €2,499 (before December 13) for sell side, ETF providers, and exchanges for the main conference. €3,399 for tech vendors, solution providers, and consultants.

This conference brings together the equity trading community, offering insights into leveraging data and fintech approaches. 



QuantMinds International

May 11-15

Where: Grand Elysée Hotel, Hamburg, Germany

For: Banks and the buy-side

From: £999 - £2,899

Hamburg will host 400 banks, data analysts, academics and technology providers for the latest QuantsMinds conference. Expect content on interest rate modelling, algo trading, option pricing and the swathe of new technologies emerging in this field.


LendIt Fintech USA 2020

May 13-14

Where: Javits Center, New York

For: Banks and fintech lenders

From: $1,995 until January 10

The conference agenda focuses on technology developments within lending and financial services.


May 19-20

Where: World Forum, The Hague, Netherlands

For: Payment providers, banks, and fintechs

From: TBC

The European Banking Association's conference will once again gather European banks, fintechs, and payment providers to discuss changes in the industry. 


Fintech World Forum

May 21-22

Where: The Great Hall, Kensington Conference and Events Centre London

For: Fintech

From: £1,450.


Digital Identity and Access Management Forum

May 26-27

Where: London

For: Banks and cybersecurity specialists

From: €695 - €2,299



Money 20/20 Europe

June 16-18

Where: Rai, Amsterdam

For: Fintechs and retail banks

From: €550 - €1,995

Payment providers, fintechs, and those in financial services will gather to debate the future of money. 



Blockchain Summit London 2020

July 1 – 2

Where: Olympia, London

For: Fintechs

From: £50 - £1650

Attendees will discuss, demo and showcase the latest innovations in blockchain and distributed ledger technology. 


London Fintech Week

July 3 - 8

Where: etc. venues, 133 Houndsditch, London

For: Fintechs and banks

From: £199 - £799

Topics of the conference will include: rise of the neo bank, collaboration between fintechs and incumbents, and the emergence of bigtech into the financial services arena. 



Financial World of Information Technology

August 10-14

Where: Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston

For: Financial planners, management accountants

From: $1,795



Capital Markets Innovation Summit

September 22-23

Where: TBC

For: Banks, asset managers, investment managers, hedge funds, fintechs

From: £749 - £2,099

Innovation heads at European investment banks will gather to discuss regulatory and compliance transformation projects, and how to leverage AI, DLT, cloud, RPA, and fintech partnerships. 


Eurofinance International Treasury Summit

September 23-25

Where: Barcelona International Convention Centre, Spain

For: Treasurers and CFOs

From: Price TBC

The conference will see global treasurers and fintechs within payments, working capital, supply chain, risk, FX asset management and funding gather to discuss the latest trends. 



Sibos 2020

October 5-8

Where: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, USA

For: Fintechs, banks, cross-border payment providers, treasurers

From: €1,400 - €3,200

The customer conference of SWIFT, the global messaging standards body gather in Boston. The conference will centre around SWIFT gpi, APIs and the future of emerging technology. 


Pay Expo

October 6-7

Where: Business design centre, London

For: Retailers, merchants and payment providers

From: Free for retailers, gaming operators, retail banks, government official and regulators, startups, and investors. Standard price £1,299


Money 2020 USA

October 25-28

Where: The Venetian, Las Vegas, USA

For: Banks, payment providers, fintechs, startups

From: $2,195 (early bird), $3,550 standard




November 19-20

Where: Queen Elizabeth II Centre, London

For: CIOs of buy-side and sell-side firms

From: Price TBC

500 buy & sell-side data leaders will gather to debate compliance, AI/ML and data management. 





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