The original London Fintech Week is back for the 6th year in a row. Held in London, the heart of the Fintech revolution, the annual event brings together the Fintech sector in London and beyond to discuss the latest developments in Fintech. Delegates come from around the globe to engage in one of the world’s leading financial ecosystems.
Expect over 400 delegates per day from 50 countries and over 2,000 participants throughout the week at a series of conferences, hackathons, meet-ups and networking events. Last year at the London Fintech Week Hackathon alone, we had delegates from 44 countries! It’s truly an international event with delegates from around the world congregating to learn of the latest Fintech trends globally.
Keeping abreast within the Fintech space of all the technological developments, the disruptors, the changing legal and economic landscape, and how it all impacts on a global scale can be hard. Which is why London Fintech week is the ‘go-to’ event for credible, understandable and actionable knowledge and information for government, academia and industry to get ahead of the latest developments.
London Fintech Week brings together key influencers and decision makers. There is no better place to learn about the latest in global progress, the challenges and innovations in Fintech and to prepare for a brighter future.
Join Bankers, developers, researchers, founders, investors, executives and government to discover the future of money and financial services.
Our core event themes will cover the most pressing topics in the future of finance. Come and learn about:
• New Models of Fintech Evolution
• Regulatory Challenges
• Data Economy
• Fintech in Emerging Markets
• The Rise of Challenger Banks
• Fintech and the VC Landscape
• Big Tech and Banking
• Decentralised Finance
• AI in Finance
Peer-to-peer payment systemshave gained traction amongst the millennial generation and are beginning tomake their way to the broader consumer population as banks consider the appealin this convenient, paper-free payment approach. It’s all digital and almostimmediate (transferring the money to a bank account can take a couple days),giving the consumer autonomy
AI can process enormousamounts of data that traditional analytics programs can’t handle, includingdata scraped constantly off the borrower’s phone. It can find patterns ofcreditworthiness or lack thereof on its own, without having to be told of everyclue and correlation.” By relying on data and algorithms, there are new ways tooffer a faster, more accurate and unbiased way to determine a consumer’s creditworthiness and their corresponding interest rate.
Fintech startups are using the mobile platformto offer services that help consumers better manage their money. They are givingconsumer’s insight into their spending habits — offering them tools to seewhere their money is going and how they can better prepare for the future. It’sall about transparency and putting the consumer in control of their financialhealth.
Startups are offering computer-generatedfinancial advice in place of a human financial advisor. While the technology tocreate automated investment advice is not new, access to it (by those who arenot wealth managers) is. It’s simpler, more accessible and cheaper for theconsumer. All wins in the digital age.
Industry leaders exhibiting
Corporate & investor attendees
This session will cover the latest future trends in Fintech. Whether its how biometric technology is shaping the world of fintech, or robo-advisors and their impact on banking and retail, or what will banks & payment providers look like in 2030? You will learn about the latest trends and their impact on the future of finance organizations. But what exactly will their impact be? What is the future of finance in the face of these developments?
What are the ethical considerations with the growing use of AI? There needs to be development of, and better use of ethical frameworks and criteria to ensure technology is building out in an inclusive, systemic way to address the issues supposed to solve.
Key trends include ongoing digital transformation, collaboration with FinTech, and the increasing role of artificial intelligence and robotics. Banks and financial institutions need to re-define themselves as agile technology companies as customer preferences, demographics and lifestyles change
The future of money payments and finance, just changed. But where are we headed
Eighty-five percent of all payments in China are mobile. Micro-finance is the dominant form of service-delivery in Bangladesh. Fintech is rapidly evolving in the developing world, enabling whole countries to leapfrog outdated technologies and business models altogether. Where will innovation be the fastest? How will the future of fintech look different in emerging markets?
Global Governance via the back door?
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Fintech Week Hackathons are a London Institution. The Hackathon will be held at Cocoon Networks at Finsbury Square and generally attracts 200 participants from over 40 countries. Register now and be part of an exciting, informative, fun and inspirational weekend. We attract developers, designers, business analysts, VCs, executives and learners. Our mentors make sure you have a great learning experience. This year ALL participants who are in a pitch team at the Hackathon will be able to attend London Fintech Week FREE OF CHARGE!Sign Up
What better way to kick off the 6th Annual London Fintech Week than with an evening for Women In Blockchain? We welcome you to discover and learn more about Blockchain from distinguished speakers and panellists all dedicated to encouraging women in the space. And we encourage you to network in a relaxed and friendly environment, sharing a glass of wine, experiences and insights with Blockchain novices and experts alike. The event is to be held at Cocoon Networks in Finsbury Square and it is open to everyone but please register as space is limited.Sign Up
Blockchain and distributed ledger technology is set to change the world, but as a business professional, how much do you really know about how it works and the impact it can have on your business?
What if you are looking to learn about the technical aspects of blockchain but don't really know where to start?
Fintech Worldwide in conjunction with Extropy.io, developers of Blockchain education, and WorkOnBlockchain.com, a hiring platform for Blockchain professionals, brings you two exclusive seminars to London Fintech Week 2019