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2021, Online
2021, Online

Demystifying the next paradigm shift in global financial services

A two day practical training course


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements and deliver it face-to-face or digitally. Contact Leigh Kendall for more information.

Understanding FinTech & Cryptocurrencies training course

Learn how to

  • Identify areas where FinTech will revolutionise your banking and finance business
  • List the threats FinTech poses to the banking and financial industries
  • Recognise the biggest competitor to the financial industry 
  • Gauge the regulators’ stance
  • Appreciate the changes required in the banking business model 
  • Explain blockchain, cryptocurrencies and the future of currency 
  • Explain the possibility of currencies existing without the involvement of a central bank 
  • Identify the risks and limitations of Digital Ledger Technology (DLT) 
  • Identify the threats cryptocurrencies pose to central banks

Case studies and practical sessions

  • How FinTech disrupts banking and financial services
    • Credit
    • Payments and correspondent banking
    • Commercial and corporate banking
    • Trading and investment banking
    • Corporate finance and M&A
    • Asset and investment management
    • Private banking and wealth management
    • Research and analysis
    • Insurance (InsurTech)
    • Regulation and compliance (RegTech)
  • Big data in banking & finance
  • Setting up your own wallet

Key information

Dates: Please contact customer services
Venue: Virtual classroom
Trainer: Petros Geroulanos

Online course fee: £1799 plus VAT = £2158.80
London course fee: £2199 plus VAT = £2638.80

Why choose IFF

TRACK RECORD – TRACK RECORD – we have been delivering expert training to the banking, finance and energy sectors since 1991

INNOVATION – our courses are continually reviewed so you can be sure they are focusing on the most current issues

KNOWLEDGE – all of our trainers are highly experienced practitioners and leading subject matter experts so you can be confident you are learning from the very best

SMALL CLASS SIZES – to aid learning and increase your personal interaction with the trainer

VALUE – we provide a practical training experience with skills that can be used immediately to gain a tangible return on your investment

ACCREDITATION – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)

Is this the course for you?

Watch expert trainer Petros Geroulanos to find out more.

Past delegate

IFF Training

Great course - thanks Petros. Full of useful exercises and information on the latest developments. The DLT section was especially eye-opening.

Proud to partner

IFF is the official learning partner of Finovate (the world's largest event series that focuses on cutting-edge banking and financial technology).

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CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.