FinTech, or financial technology, is disrupting the traditional financial services industry. It is changing the way financial services are provided, making them more efficient and cost-effective, and helping to bring financial services to people who were previously underserved by traditional financial institutions.
In this course, we’ll first define what FinTech is, along with its importance, before explaining the history and evolution of various FinTech advancements. Next, we’ll take a look at the current FinTech landscape, focusing on some of the most prominent areas of financial services which are being impacted, such as alternative funding, digital banking, online payments, and investment management. We’ll then look at FinTech regulations and compliance along with the laws and guidelines that govern the industry. The last module will focus on the future of FinTech, exploring new ideas such as virtual reality, augmented reality, and wearables.
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
This is a great introductory-level course for a junior or aspiring analyst who would like to build the skills necessary to innovate traditional financial services.