Announcements, Insights & Case Studies
15:50 - 16:00 How financial institutions are using blockchain to bypass the big banks
Epiphyte has become the first company licensed to perform settlement of x-border transactions outside of the corresponding banking system. They will reveal how financial institutions are now using their system to settle customer transactions. Blockchain technology is no longer just hype - it is a tool being used daily by regulated institutions.
16:00 - 16:10 Credit scoring: Reaching the data holy grail
With PSD2 and Open Banking asking questions for many financial services businesses, we look at what’s in store for credit decisioning. User-contributed information, be it through Open Banking, social networking, or otherwise can add much needed fidelity to credit models, but is it really that simple? Credit Kudos co-founder and CEO Freddy Kelly will provide a whistlestop tour of how their customers are combining traditional and non-traditional datasets to reduce default rates and increase customer engagement.
16:10 - 16:20 Collaborating for growth
Giovanni and Peter discuss the reasoning for disruption among FinTechs and traditional players — ultimately highlighting the advantages of collaboration and the benefits to end consumers. Giovanni and Peter will run through how Allianz and Moneyfarm have collaborated to develop new product offerings, and plans for additional partnerships in the future.
16:20 - 16:30 Consortium databases, the next generation of blockchain.
If you want to take advantage of blockchain technology, you are expected to change your way of doing business, cast off mature, stable, and powerful platforms that you have used for years. Chromaway asked why this was necessary. Surely it must be possible to welcome the blockchain future without starting from scratch. Henrik will introduce a brand new paradigm, Consortium Databases.
16:30 - 16:40 R3: The new operating system for financial services
R3 is moving distributed ledger technology off the drawing board and into financial markets. Launched in September 2015 with nine bank members, R3 now has over 80 members from all corners of the financial services industry and has launched Corda, the only DLT platform built from the ground up to meet the specific needs of the industry. Join CEO David Rutter at Money20/20 Europe as he discusses R3’s journey to becoming the new operating system for global financial