CFTE Masterclass – The 6 Building Blocks of Open Banking

Paul Putscher

We are thrilled to announce our new CFTE Masterclass: “The 6 Building Blocks of Open Banking” Demanded by customers and mandatory in an increasing number of countries, Open Banking is indubitably driving the largest change in the modern financial services industry yet. For the first time, financial institutions are being encouraged to open up their hidden war chests of not money, …

CFTE Masterclass – AI in Finance: Private Banking

Paul Putscher

Thursday 16th of July  |  12:00pm UK We are thrilled to announce our new CFTE Masterclass: “AI in Finance: Private Banking”. There is an overwhelming amount of courses and information online on the subject of AI in Finance. It can be difficult to assess which course will be the best fit for you, and what sources are trustworthy. For this …

#PastCOVID-19 – Realising New Opportunities

With the COVID19 crisis agitating the economy and halting recruitment processes across multiple industries, many graduates, students, and young professionals find themselves looking for work in one of the biggest recessions the world has yet to see. Despite some businesses being rendered incapable of hiring new talent, many companies are more than able to, as they’ve experienced growth throughout this …

3cs of Regtech

The 3Cs of RegTech

A report on digital onboarding by Deloitte has found that 38% of new banking customers will abandon account creation if the process was taking too long or if it was asking for information they were not prepared to disclose. Further, the report also found that 26% of customers prioritise ‘easy enrolment and login’ in deciding who to bank with. Undoubtedly, …

CFTE partners with La Sorbonne University to Bring Education Online

CFTE and Pantheon Sorbonne University will be working together to transform La Sorbonne’s M2 Finance Technology Data programme into an online experience. This rapid evolution of teaching methods is meant to provide learning continuity and value to students. The addition of Regulation Technology as a teaching topic falls in alignment with the design principles of the M2 Finance Technology Data …

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 …

How to Use SkillsFuture Credits to Start Your Career in Fintech

Singapore is a rare example of a nation-state taking proactive steps to support a comprehensive framework for developing technologies. With CFTE being part of the Fintech industry, this has obvious appeal to us. It’s no secret that there is currently a lack of workers with the relevant tech skills in this industry. However, public programmes such as SkillsFuture and Professional …