Monday, September 07, 2020 /08:18
AM / by FintechNGR / Header Image Credit: FintechNGR
To address the two leading challenges innovators/fintechs face in Nigeria, FintechNGR is inaugurating Fintech Fund Advisory Team & the Nigerian Reguvators' Forum tomorrow, Monday, 7th September, noon & 2 PM (WAT/GMT+1) respectively.
The Fintech Fund Advisory Team would help to develop a strategy to harness, harmonise and harvest various funding initiatives in Nigeria towards the take-off of an indigenous fintech fund for the startups. The members of the Team is made up of selected seasoned experts from sectors such as investment, legal, incubation and acceleration, education, global development agencies and regulatory bodies
The Nigerian Reguvators Forum is set up as the platform for progressive interactions between all the Regulators and Innovators to co-learn & co-create solutions toward advancing Fintech growth in Nigeria. CBN (Banking, FS Regulator), SEC (Investment Regulator), NAICOM (Insurance Regulator), NCC (Communications Regulator), NITDA (IT & Data Regulator), NIPC ((Importation Regulator), NFIU (Financial Intelligence Regulator) and NDIC ( Deposit Insurance Regulator) have nominated representatives to the Forum at the directorate level. Representatives each of the 15 sectors subdivisions of FintechNGR membership have been selected to be part of this.
We would keep you abreast.