Edition 31/2016
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Around 2,000 leading figures in Fintech and the banking sector are expected in Hamburg from October 10-14, 2016 to discuss forward-looking trends and concepts in the financial sector. The Fintech is a first in Hamburg and in Germany. The format is better known in London where the third Fintech Week was held earlier this year.

This news and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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The editorial team of Hamburg News


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