Is FinTech a feature or a business?

Thursday, March 30, 2017

15:00 - 15:50 Ballroom 2 

The recent upsurge of startups that are attacking every facet of traditional financial services firms has led to a host of innovation in retail facing financial services. Traditional companies are buying or building out their own technology at an ever quickening pace. Can today’s startups replace traditional financial services companies and emerge as standalone businesses or are they just a feature that will be adopted by the incumbents? What will the future hold for companies that are slow to adapt? What investment opportunities have the changing regulatory environment created for financial institutions and what challenges may arise in this field?