The Fintech Venturing Toolkit

What is FinStack?

FinStack is a Fintech Venturing Toolkit to make your finance innovation scalable from day one. It is an open venturing service and program for developers of innovative technology around finance.

FinStack is produced by Helsinki Fintech Farm and its first-class partners.

Who is it for?

  • Entrepreneurs taking their first steps in fintech and looking for guidance and partners
  • Established fintech companies looking for growth
  • Financial institutions aiming to create new innovations and services

How does it work?

FinStack is alive 365 as a network and community or a service provided customized upon request.

FinStack Bootcamp is a 2-day boot camp summarizing everything you need to know in terms of technology, business and regulation to build new financial services.

Next execution of the boot camp is 11.-12.3.2020.


Your job, ultimately, is to build a business and grow. Don’t waste valuable time by focusing on anything but the most essential.

The market is full of great platforms, APIs and other tools to build new solutions on. So why reinvent the wheel?

Amazon Web Services is the leading cloud technology provider for the financial industry. Powering companies like Holvi, OP, and Enfuce, AWS is both scalable and easy to use service for fintech. As an AWS Activate partner, we can get you started on Amazon cloud for free.

Enfuce Financial Services has created an open API infrastructure from which everybody can gain. Using Enfuce platform, different businesses can create common ecosystems from where they can provide new products and services to create new revenue streams.

Tink what began with a consumer app has today become a platform that offers the tools to let anyone build the future of financial services across Europe.

Salesforces main product is a CRM tool. They also sell a complementary suite of enterprise applications focused on customer service, marketing automation, analytics and application development. They work and collaborate closely with startups and offer a set of guidance material and free products.

HubSpot is the one-stop tool for all customer facing teams. HubSpot for startups offers education resources, training and professional software in startup friendly pricing. 

Nordic API Gateway by Spiir enables you to connect your applications to users’ bank accounts from all Nordic banks to create data-rich solutions for the future.


Rapidly changing regulatory scene is what makes developing fintech solutions so different from any other industry.

Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority Innovation Help Desk advises on permits, registration and other authorization issues.

Fintech Farm legal partner Dittmar & Indrenius help you with anything from the most complex financial regulatory issues to the best practices in setting up a new business. Contact Partner Hanna-Mari Manninen or other members of the Fintech core team to discuss your legal needs and learn more about how Dittmar & Indrenius can help you.


Strategy and business model is what makes a venture dominate a new market. With our partners in strategy, you’ll find the shortcuts to success and avoid the usual detours.

Deloitte, as a worldwide strategy consultancy, has the knowledge it takes to level up. As our partner, they can offer you those critical international contacts and be your mentor through challenging times. Get in touch with the Deloitte fintech experts.

Financial Services

Strategy and business model is what makes a venture dominate a new market. With our partners in strategy, you’ll find the shortcuts to success and avoid the usual detours.

Nordea is the largest financial group in the Nordic countries and a keen innovator and partner for fintechs worldwide. Their Startup and Growth unit focuses on fast growth companies, providing loans, support and mentoring.


Danske Bank is the largest bank in Denmark and a major retail bank in the northern European region with over 5 million retail customers. They work with startups in various stages providing growth support, funding and networking opportunities.


Being part of an active network of industry pioneers and developers makes you stronger. On top of gaining access to top specialists in their respective fields, by taking part in FinStack program, you’ll meet peers and like-minded people to share ideas, innovations and learnings.

Helsinki Fintech Slack Channel

Join in on the latest discussions around financial technology and define the future of the industry with fellow pioneers.

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Our Nordic partners:

Copenhagen Fintech

Findec Stockholm

Oslo Fintech Hub

TheFactory Oslo

Finance Innovation Bergen

Fintech Finland Association

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Janne Salminen
Helsinki Fintech Farm

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