Navigating the world of Fintech

Disruptive Fintechs, are fundamentally changing the financial services sector and its essential that practitioners understand how to harness its power. We have a range of stimulating, educating and challenging resources to help you successfully navigate this transformation.

Blockchain/ Cryptocurrency

The Fintech Future

Financial technology (fintech) has transformed the financial landscape in recent years, dramatically changing the way consumers access and use services and products. The breadth of fintech solutions only continues to grow. It is essential, therefore, that practitioners understand fintech and how to harness its power.

The global fintech market is projected to reach £590.12 billion by 2030 1
By 2026, £486 billion worth of off transactions worldwide will be made with the Buy Now Pay Later model 2
Fintech companies with ESG mandates will enjoy exponential growth2

1Fintech (Financial technology) Market Size Report, Growth, Forecast 2022-2029

2Top Fintech Trends to Watch In 2023 – Forbes Technology Council

Getting started in fintech

Fintech is reshaping the financial services sector with implications for career choices. The opportunities are near-limitless if you’re willing to reimagine what’s possible and refuse to let legacy structures and thinking get in the way.

The financial technology industry is not as daunting as it might seem. All you need is relevant skills and knowledge of the space to make room for yourself in this industry.

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Hear from Gareth Iguasnia, Specialist Client Solutions Strata on how he started out in Fintech


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