Financial Technology APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To provide a progressive forum for parliamentarians to discuss the challenges and opportunities relating to the growth and competitiveness of the Financial Technology (FinTech) industry.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Financial Technology

1. Government Financial Reporting Manual: 2021-22
30/12/2020 - HM Treasury
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Found: Government Financial Reporting Manual: 2021-22 The government financial reporting manual

2. Local authority financial reporting and external audit: independent review
08/09/2020 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: Independent report Local authority financial reporting and external audit: independent review

3. Financial Conduct Authority's plans for climate-related financial disclosures
02/10/2020 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: Correspondence Financial Conduct Authority's plans for climate-related financial disclosures

4. Financial Conduct Authority's plans for climate-related financial disclosures
02/10/2020 - Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
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Found: Correspondence Financial Conduct Authority's plans for climate-related financial disclosures

5. UKAEA financial transactions: April 2018 to March 2019
03/06/2019 - UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA)
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Found: UKAEA financial transactions: April 2018 to March 2019 - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Financial Technology

1. Kalifa Review of UK FinTech
26/04/2021 - Written Statements

1: forefront of our vision for the future of UK financial services. The Government are committed to ensuring - Speech Link

2. Kalifa Review of UK Fintech
27/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: industry-led centre for finance, innovation and technology; improvements to tech visas to attract global - Speech Link
2: role to play in our Covid recovery, in enabling financial inclusion and in levelling up, not least through - Speech Link
3: cheerleading the latest technology, the Government will fail to count the costs of runaway financial innovation: - Speech Link

3. Draft Bank for International Settlements (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021
09/02/2021 - General Committees

1: conduct research on the emerging trends in financial technology and help the global central banking community - Speech Link
2: The UK is a global leader in financial innovation and technology, and the Bank of England’s success - Speech Link

4. Bank for International Settlements (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2021
10/02/2021 - Grand Committee

1: will conduct research on how new technology may change the way financial services operate in the future - Speech Link

5. Combined Heat and Power Quality Assurance (Temporary Modifications) Regulations 2021
19/05/2021 - Grand Committee

1: assurance scheme enables access to a variety of financial benefits which form part of the business model - Speech Link
2: affirmative procedure.CHP is an energy-efficient technology that allows generation of both heat and power - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Financial Technology
1. Financial Services: Technology
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
27/05/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to improve technical visa access for fintech services.

2. Financial Services: Technology
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
27/05/2021
... what plans they have to fill the funding gap in the fintech industry.

3. Financial Services: Technology
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
16/06/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to assist financial technology companies in pursuing environmentally sustainable technology.

4. Financial Services: Technology
asked by: Anne Main
05/09/2019
... what steps his Department is taking to increase the level of support it provides to the FinTech sector in the UK.

5. Financial Services: Technology
asked by: John Lamont
22/02/2019
... what steps his Department is taking to encourage small businesses to invest in and utilise FinTech.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Adam Afriyie Portrait
Adam Afriyie
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Windsor
Joined: 30th July 2015
Aaron Bell Portrait
Aaron Bell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride Portrait
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Lord Vaux of Harrowden Portrait
Lord Vaux of Harrowden
Officer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
1 APPG Membership
Dark Skies
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Adam Afriyie MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8023.

Email: adam.afriyie.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Rolf Merchant, Innovate Finance, 2 Finsbury Avenue, London EC2M 2PP

Email: rolf@innovatefinance.com

Secretariat:

Innovate Finance acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.innovatefinance.com/

Group's Website:

https://appgfintech.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
5 Feb 2021
Source
Innovate Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2021 To : 04/02/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
5 Feb 2020
Source
Innovate Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
15 Oct 2018
Source
Nationwide Building Society
Description
Reception held on 15/10/2018
Value
£6,001
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
Innovate Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£6,001
Date
7 Jul 2016
Source
Innovative Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/07/2016 To : 06/07/2017
Value
£6,001
Date
7 Jul 2016
Source
Innovate Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/07/2016 To : 06/07/2017
Value
£6,001
Date
7 Jul 2015
Source
Innovate Finance
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£6,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Financial Technology APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alan Mak Portrait
Alan Mak
Officer
Conservative - Havant
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 10th March 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Gavin Robinson Portrait
Gavin Robinson
Vice-Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - Belfast East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Field Portrait
Mark Field
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for Cities of London and Westminster
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Alan Mak Portrait
Alan Mak
Officer
Conservative - Havant
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Nick Hurd Portrait
Nick Hurd
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships