Tech in the City, FinTech London by Spotlight Financial Marketing, 26 November 2012

Today we are getting used to the fact that technology innovation and advancement change market perception and structure in various industries. One of such industries is Financial Market. FinTech sector is driven by the Financial regulation, as it coincided with a recovering IT investment spend in the financial sector and a greater focus on transparency and risk management. The rapid evolution and adoption of Cloud, growth of smart phone market boosted the industry disruption. According to new study by IDC Financial Insights, mobile E-commerce is expected to exceed $1trillion in worldwide volume by 2017. (Forbes, 21 Nov. 2012)

Due to the strength of financial services sector and the depth of service provision, the UK is widely perceived as a centre of excellence for FinTech.

Spotlight Financial Marketing, a full-service marketing communications firm,  gives an opportunity to reap all the benefits of FinTech sector through the day event at Hogan Lovells LLP London offices on the 26th November, 2012. The event will focus on financial services and enabling technologies, with broader coverage across emerging technologies in payments, fund technology, regulation and fintech sector performance.

Event Structure and Agenda

Considering such a diverse subject areas within Financial sector, the event will serve the interests of Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, fintech companies, journalists, VC’s, services providers and financial services stakeholders.  There will be a mixture of panel sessions, presentations, networking breaks and Q&A.

The Event will start with introduction from Spotlight Financial Marketing team and then followed by presentations from PriceWaterhouseCoopers on FinTech Sector Performance overview. There are interesting presentations on the Exploding Payments sector by Anthemis Group, by Mike Rolph. He will showcase the latest developments and services and products in such areas as contactless cards, SEPA, online payments, payment security and the future of cash and cheques.

‘Technology outsourcing for Hedge Funds’ is the next presentation to be introduced by Nigel Someck, Director at ProHedge. It will cover technology outsourcing for Hedge Funds, identifying the key considerations and business implications of technology outsourcing for hedge funds, and alternative investment firms.

Every presentation will be followed by Panel Sessions. The different Panel sessions will be chaired by Conor Ward, Partner at Hogan Lovells, by Michel Rolph, Director at Anthemis Group and Phillip Chappel, Executive Director at KB Associates.

The list of Panel Members is available at Spotlight FM events page and includes influential professionals/Executives from market leading technology and finance companies. 

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The event is Free and the contact details for RSVP are as follows:

Simone Reid Spotlight Financial Marketing +44 207 070 5362