Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon (GAFA) - the Big Four of technology industry have all expressed an interest in developing and launching solutions for financial services. From Credit Cards to Cryptocurrencies and payment mechanisms, the big four technology firms are rapidly expanding into the finance sector. What does this mean for traditional financial services? Is data the new oil? What are the considerations for these two merging sectors and what is the impact to consumers?
All financial services professionals.
Having attended this seminar, delegates will:
Timings: 10:00-11:00 (Registration from 09:45)
Venue: Jersey International Business School
Andrew Horbury, Head of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, AML and Financial Crime Prevention Lecturer at BPP CI
|Andrew Horbury is Head of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency at BPP Professional Education.
Andrew provides training & consulting to a variety of both financial and non-financial services firms on FinTech, with a core focus on Blockchain and Virtual Currency and the AML/CFT risks presented by them.
Andrew is the Founder of Blackfort Digital Currency Management, a specialist cryptocurrency and blockchain firm and is a Special Advisor on AML/CFT Risk Management for Blockchain Jersey.
Andrew has previously spent time in London, Jersey and Luxembourg working in Wealth and Investment Management for leading financial institutions such as UBS and Blackrock.
Educated at Victoria College in Jersey, Andrew obtained a diploma in law from the University of London and studied International Financial Services (BSc) at Jersey International Business School. Andrew holds an Advanced Certificate in Managing Virtual Currency Financial Crime Risks as well as a number of qualifications awarded by the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.