This is a short webinar designed for those who are working in or around the world of banking and Financial Services. 

Financial institutions are getting more than comfortable partnering with, and in many ways acting like FinTech’s. More and more we see banks digitizing processes, leveraging and making decisions based on data and analytics. They increasingly focus on consumer experiences that extend beyond web and mobile devices. This webinar will cover:

  • Global Financial Markets and Services
    • Capital markets – structure and inter-relationships
  • What is FinTech?
    • FinTech’s from competitor to collaborator
  • Compliance and Regulation 
    • Why regulation is such a market driver?
    • Why regulation is critical – MIFID 11
    • RegTech – the new FinTech?
  • The Technology
    • Big Data and Analytics
    • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    • Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
    • The Internet of Things (IOT)
    • Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) - Blockchain
  • FinTech impact on Financial Services:
  • The Exchanges 
    • multi-asset class trading venues
    • distributed asset trading
    • clearing houses
  • Retail Banking
    • banking technology
    • The payments revolution
  • Wealth and Asset Management
    • Portfolio Managers and the use of AI
  • Insurance
    • InsurTech
  • The future of FinTech
    • Digital Identity
    • Smart economies and the Digital Society


  • 12:30 - Webinar start
  • 13:30 - Webinar end.


Derek Taylor ACIB, ACI, MSTA - CEO of Taylor Associates (International) Ltd. 

Derek’s career started in Midland Bank Group Treasury (now HSBC) trading FX, Money Markets and Fixed Income. He became a senior Director, before moving to Lehman Brothers, and then Bank of America working both in London and NY. 

Derek has been a trader, both inter-bank and proprietary, and also an inter-bank broker, at two of the world’s leading brokerage houses, Tullett Prebon and Harlow Butler Savage (ICAP).

Derek is a frequent speaker on Financial Markets subjects all over the World, is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), a member of the Forex Association (ACI), and a member of the Society of Technical Analysts (MSTA).  

Derek is also a founding Director of Travel Money Club (B2C) and Travel Money Store (B2B). This is a FinTech startup business targeting currently disrupting the travel cash, pre-paid cards and international payments markets in the UK.