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FinTech Virtual Trade Mission to Manchester, UK (Sep 16)

September 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am UTC-5


SETTING UP ACROSS THE POND – A virtual visit to Manchester, UK with the UK DIT, DC

The UK DIT is the first government organisational member of the GBA. The membership is held by the DC Financial and Professional Services DIT team based in the British Embassy, Washington DC.   The DC based team covers all financial services activities in the Mid-Atlantic region and is the specialist Government department that supports US companies seeking to set up or expand in the UK, and also UK-based companies to trade internationally.

If you are a US based blockchain company or one that develops and uses blockchain and other digital innovations, and are interested in trading or expanding to the UK, we would like to invite you to join us on a visit there on a virtual trade mission to Manchester, UK with MIDAS.


MIDAS – Manchester’s investment promotion agency has partnered with the UK’s Department for International Trade, FinTech North and Tech Nation to bring you the Manchester FinTech Virtual Mission.

Home to a thriving £5bn digital ecosystem, Manchester is officially the UK’s Top Digital Tech City (The Data City, 2020) and boasts the largest regional FinTech ecosystem in the UK(Whitecap Consulting, 2020).

Build your own agenda from our two-day itinerary, covering everything from attracting and retaining the right FinTech talent for your company, opportunities to collaborate with Manchester’s pioneering universities and securing FinTech business funding.

You’ll also have the opportunity to network with FinTech peers and professionals from around the globe, as well as hear from world leading FinTechs that have invested in Manchester and other US companies that have successfully landed there with our support and are driving its FinTech agenda.

WHEN:    09:00-11:30 (EST) on 15-16 September, 2020

WHERE:   Your home/office/garden/local coffee shop – wherever!

JOIN US: When you register, let us know so we can invite you to our DC room for networking and specialist advice hadiza.bamgbose@mobile.trade.gov.uk




September 16, 2020
9:00 am - 11:30 am UTC-5
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Manchester, United Kingdom


Department for International Trade
MIDAS – Manchester Inward Investment Agency