Europe is in need of its own kind of Silicon Valley, thinks Carolin Gabor, PhD. Such a model would be considerably more effective than the many FinTech hubs that are emerging scattered across the continent. As the managing director of FinLeap, she supports young financial institutions with their strategic development and successful growth right up to a possible exit.Continue reading
Time to act.
Risks to financial sector rising, rising interest rates and upcoming tech giants are transforming the banking world, leaving a few critical questions to be answered: How can banks return to sustainable success? How can they fight growing competition from tech companies? Will ecosystems dominate the future of banking?
The Handelsblatt Banking Summit, now in its twenty-fourth year, will bring together German and international banking executives, new players, top regulators and government officials to discuss the best course of action for global financial stability and profitability. In 2018 more than 400 Top-CEOs and 100 journalists and analysts attended the summit. So we think it’s safe to call it another resounding success.
- Open Banking
- Interest Rate Turn
- Mergers & Acquisitions: The future of the european banking landscape
- New technologies: AI, Robotics, Smart Data
- Cultural change
Go there, it’s worth it. Here you can meet top-level contacts at the bar table and exchange ideas directly.
Interesting insights from leading heads of the industry.
An intensive and comprehensive tour through the trends, opportunities and threats of the banks – in a nutshell!
Informative with surprises.
Latest Confirmed Speakers
A company does not automatically become digital just because it offers an app to its customers, admonishes Roland Folz, PhD, the CEO of solarisBank. Nowadays, modern consumers expect contextual banking: They want to access financial services whenever they are required. In order to meet these requirements, the concept of digitalization has to take top priority.Continue reading
FinTech, cryptocurrencies, IT security – the Digital Revolution poses a considerable number of new challenges to banking regulation. In this interview, Felix Hufeld, president of Bafin, explains how the balancing act between security and the promotion of innovation can be successful.Continue reading
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