Bahrain FinTech Bay November 2019 Newsletter
In November, we had a month full of excitement! We are thrilled to have one of our partners expand globally by setting up in one of our global hubs. We also hosted the first FinTech edition of Startup Weekend Bahrain and saw promising FinTech ideas. Also, don’t miss out on meeting our new VAP partner, MIZA, and learn more about their eMurabaha product. Click here to read more!
Bahrain FinTech Bay Welcomes New Board Chairman: Khalid Humaidan
Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) has announced the appointment of Khalid Humaidan as its new chairman of the board, succeeding Khalid Alrumaihi. BFB would like to convey its appreciation and gratitude to Khalid Alrumaihi for his leadership and support in his time as Chairman during which BFB was established and transformed into one of the region’s leading FinTech ecosystems. Click here to read more!
NEC Payments becomes first international resident at Silicon FinTech Bay
NEC Payments B.S.C (c) (NECP), a Bahrain-based fintech, today announced its participation in the venture acceleration program in Silicon FinTech Bay (SFB) operated by FinTech Consortium (FTC). The move signifies expansion for both NEC Payments, who will work with the SFB team to localize and develop its products for the US market, and for FinTech Consortium, who continues to make its mark on the global fintech ecosystem. NEC Payments was founded in 2014 in Bahrain and opera
The first FinTech themed Startup Weekend Bahrain kicks off with 50+ participants and reveals 3 top w
November 24th (Manama, Bahrain) - Under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain, the first FinTech themed Startup Weekend Bahrain kicks off with 50+ participants over the 3- day weekend. This year’s Startup Weekend brought together FinTech enthusiasts and corporates to address problem statements, share perspectives and take the first steps to establish FinTechs. Click here to read more!