EU proposes first set of rules for crypto assets

The European Union has taken a major step forward in its bid to regulate the crypto assets world after its executive branch issued its most extensive proposals to date for supervising the growing sector. The measures suggested within the EU's digital finance strategy include cryptocurrencies not presently included in general regulation as well as a [...]

EU proposes first set of rules for crypto assets2020-09-29T11:14:42+00:00

The rise of Fintech in Financial Services

Since December 2014, The World Economic Forum has strived to understand the impact of potentially disruptive Fintech technology innovations on the financial services ecosystem. They have presented their findings in three phases. Phase one ‘The Future of Financial Services’ discusses the potential of new innovative entrants, while phase two ‘The Future of Financial Infrastructure’ aims [...]

The rise of Fintech in Financial Services2017-09-29T10:03:34+00:00

BCBS published a consultative paper on FinTech implications for the Financial Services sector

On August 31st, 2017, The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) released a consultative document on potential fintech implications for banks and its supervisors in the Financial Services sector. The paper explains how innovative financial technologies disrupt the financial sector, specifically in the banking industries. BCBS assesses the impact of fintech products and services with [...]

BCBS published a consultative paper on FinTech implications for the Financial Services sector2017-09-06T08:17:10+00:00