Facilitating innovation and opportunity

The FPAI seeks to develop and maintain a thriving ecosystem of talent and expertise in FinTech and Payments through communication, networking, events and collaboration.

What we do

The FPAI represents the interests of FinTech and Payments businesses in Ireland helping develop the regulatory, commercial and community ecosystem in which they operate.

A growing and prosperous sector for Ireland

Below are some key figures relating to Payments and FinTech in Ireland (as of end-2018)

of the FinTech industry in Ireland is
made up of payments companies
0 %
of the top 25 financial services
companies located in Ireland
people work in the Irish FinTech sector
Ireland is home to over 250 FDI investors
0 +
Ireland is the 4th largest exporter of financial
services in the EU and 7th globally
# 0
Digital Payments total transaction value in 2020
0 m

Meet the people behind FinTech and Payments in Ireland

We are proud to share these success stories of FPAI members who are making an impact on our sector and are thriving because of their drive and innovation.

High impact networking for FinTech and Payments

We engage with a wide spectrum of investors, accelerators, startups and established businesses to facilitate and showcase innovation and opportunity.

We ensure that businesses at all stages are engaged in the issue of regulation and that best practices are shared across the industry and that an open and constructive dialogue is maintained.

Our events programme

All members of the FPAI enjoy access to our networking events, training sessions and specialist working groups.

What our members say

Our parent organisation

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) is the voice of banking and payments in Ireland.

The Irish FinTech Ecosystem

In Ireland we have a deep heritage in growing financial services businesses in the International Financial Services Centre and an equally strong history in establishing and scaling Irish technology companies focused on foreign markets.

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Connecting with industry peers

FPAI recognises the role that other like-minded organisations play in the development of the Irish Fintech sector. FPAI partners with these organisations on both a formal and informal basis.

Find out more about becoming an FPAI member