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[ENG] Special Edition #17 - Minister Yuriko Backes - Finance Minister shares the financial magic of Luxembourg

Minister of Finance of Luxembourg

Season 1, episode 166

In this captivating episode featuring the Minister of Finance, we gain fascinating insights into Luxembourg's FinTech ecosystem and its role in the competitive landscape of European finance. We explore the government's initiatives and policies that support innovation and collaboration, which make Luxembourg an attractive destination for FinTech startups and investors.

We delve into the present state of Luxembourg's FinTech ecosystem and its vibrant environment for innovation.  Yuriko shares how the government fosters growth by creating a favorable regulatory framework and encouraging partnerships between traditional financial institutions and FinTech startups.
We explore the specific initiatives and policies implemented over the past decade, aimed at supporting FinTech startups and driving digitalization efforts in the financial sector. We also gain insights into the delicate balance of promoting innovation while ensuring the stability and security of the financial system.
However, the FinTech industry in Europe and Luxembourg faces evident challenges, such as intricate regulations and talent acquisition. Yuriko reveals the government's strategic plans to overcome these obstacles, emphasizing collaboration and investments in digital infrastructure, on education, funding or research.

I could not have the Minister of Finance as a guest on my podcast and not mention Europe. Gain a deeper understanding of E’yropes position within the European FinTech landscape and the steps taken by the government to maintain and enhance its competitiveness. 

  • business
  • finance
  • fintech
  • banque
  • entrepreneuriat
  • affaires
  • investissement
  • venture
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