What is Fintech?

What is Fintech? The word Fintech is an amalgamation of “finance” and “technology” which can be defined as “new technology and innovation that aim to compete with traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial services”. In recent years, the Fintech industry as a whole has taken off and grown exponentially year-on-year through the emergence of new companies which create …

Q&A with Ronit Ghose – Part 2

CFTE looks back at Ronit Ghose’s (Global Head of Banks Research – Citi) recent presentation titled Bank X: The New New Banks, where he answered questions from the audience about a wide range of topics. Click here to view the full presentation on BrightTalk.——————————————————————————————————————– Question: If you’re a CEO of a large bank that is overly exposed to Hong Kong, …

Q&A with Ronit Ghose – Part 1

CFTE looks back at Ronit Ghose’s (Global Head of Banks Research – Citi) recent presentation titled Bank X: The New New Banks, where he answered questions from the audience about a wide range of topics. Click here to view the full presentation on BrightTalk.——————————————————————————————————————– Question: For a long time, we’ve had low interest rates, so banks aren’t making the money …