Amsterdam has a rich history of financial innovation. The world’s first central bank was established here, as was the first joint-stock company. Today, it's the centre of the Dutch banking sector and a force in FinTech, making it one of Europe's leading financial centres.
The payments-as-a-service platform was recently named the second-fastest growing tech company in the UK and will use its Amsterdam office to expand across Europe.
Amsterdam-founded FinTech firm bunq has been valued at €1.6bn following a substantial investment from British equity company Pollen Street Capital.
Agicap, which provides cash management software for SMEs, is growing its European presence with a new office in Amsterdam and plans to recruit 40 people.