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MENA Insurtech Summit, 2nd Edition

The most anticipated annual gathering of insurtech leaders and transformative experts from the insurance industry in Middle East & North Africa.

3 Hours

MENA Paytech Summit

The MENA Paytech Summit event explores smart payment methods and technologies with renowned experts sharing their insights on innovative payment solutions available for organisations and consumers.

2 Hours

MENA Open Finance Innovation Forum

Join us for this exclusive event, as we bring together finance, banking and technology experts to fast-track the integration of Open APIs within the existing finance ecosystem.

Panorama of GCC Health Insurance

Engage with healthcare and insurance experts as they share their recent learnings in the face of a pandemic. Benefit from their industry insights and trade secrets to give you a competitive edge in this business.

Islamic Finance Sustainable Infrastructure Forum

Islamic Finance strategies and products will accelerate investment in large-scale infrastructure projects to reach 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. Our platform will facilitate dialogue and collaboration to mobilise the necessary resources.

Future of Banking 5.0

Brainstorm with the world’s top-notch digital banking leaders and experts to devise a practical, digital strategy that helps you streamline operations, meet customer expectations and diversify revenue streams.

Global Crypto Currency Summit

Things in the crypto world move fast. We are here to set the foundation for trading and investing in digital currencies and to give you the inside track on crypto investing and trading in digital currencies


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Read articles, reports, whitepapers, interviews and more about the latest developments transforming the banking, financial services and insurance industries.


GUIDE: What you need to know about investing in cryptocurrency

To learn more about how blockchain technology and digital mining work, challenges and regulations around digital currency and more, download our FREE guide on what you need to know about investing in cryptocurrency.

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REPORT: Open Banking – A Game Changer for the Financial Ecosystem, Part 2

Download the second part of the ‘Open Banking – A Game-changer for the Financial Eco-system’ report that highlights the role of Open Banking as part of the holistic digital visions that select GCC countries are working towards.

REPORT: Leveraging the benefits of embedded finance

Embedded finance is a strong and fast-growing market that will reach a market cap of US$ 7.2 trillion by 2030. Download a recent report by Finleap Connect that highlights how this is twice the combined value of the world’s top 30 banks.

Open finance – a game-changer for the financial services industry

In an interview, Dr Michael Salmony, Executive Adviser to global banks, regulators, and FinTechs, discusses what works and what doesn't in Open Finance, what to watch out for and the best ways of doing things.

How Open Finance is Transforming the Banking Industry

In an interview, Kareem Refaay, Managing Director GCC & MENA, The London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF), explains how open finance acts as an overarching umbrella for different digital transformation initiatives.

REPORT: Open Banking on the Rise in MENA

Download the ‘Open Banking – A Game-changer for the Financial Eco-system’ report that highlights how the GCC region has taken the lead in implementing frameworks to facilitate an open financial data environment.

Why sustainable finance is critical to the future of the financial industry

The financial industry holds immense power in raising awareness and funding several aspects of sustainability. Find out how financial institutions can align and contribute to building a safer and brighter future in the long term. 

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