Financial technology (fintech) sits at the heart of improving the way customers interact with their finances and the banking system as a whole. This pathway will introduce the basics of fintech and delve into blockchain, from cryptocurrencies to the uses of distributed ledger technology (DLT). It will also touch on some more advanced aspects of fintech such as robo-advisors and algorithmic trading.
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10 videos • 1 hour 22 minutes
Robo advisors help retail clients invest using technology. Previously, most of these investors were left to their own devices when making important investment decisions. Adam discusses the benefits of robo advisors and explains where they came from and what the future looks like.
Adam French • 13:15
Since 2017 the Bank of England has provided a framework for non-bank payment service providers to access all UK domestic payment schemes. In this video, Michael outlines the route for Fintechs to get access to payment schemes.
Michael Bond • 08:51