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A hot spot for digital innovation


Given Denmark’s reputation as a highly digitised nation, it should come as no surprise that Copenhagen is an inspiring incubator for digital innovation. The average Dane rarely uses cash and spends more time on the Internet than any other nationality.

Denmark’s strong digital foundations have led to it being crowned Europe’s most advanced digital economy by the European Commission. What’s more, the World Economic Forum deems Danes some of the world’s best users of IT to boost competitiveness and wellbeing.

A booming FinTech community

Copenhagen has a large, proactive and prosperous FinTech scene benefiting from collaboration between the financial sector and the research world. Denmark’s innovative financial sector works closely with FinTech start-ups and has made many investments in this area. The research community is also very active, as seen from the choice of Copenhagen as the location for the European Blockchain Center.

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