THE FINTECH FOUNDATION COURSE
Around Fintech in 8 hours was designed based on the feedback of hundreds of people – professionals in finance, technologists, lawyers, consultants, students – who wanted to understand what’s happening in finance, the opportunities that Fintech is bringing, and also the threats to existing businesses and jobs.
First executive programme built for professionals and entrepreneurs to lead the transformation of the Finance industry.
4 experts from Oxford Said Business School, Imperial College, Hong Kong University and Singapore Management University lead the course.
Exclusive insights from 16 Fintech CEOs, heads of innovation and global investors.
A community of thousands of alumni and experts.
Fintech Executive Certificate at a 1/10th of the price.
- You have 90 days to complete the course and it will take you 8 hours.
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE?
Anyone who wants to have a solid understanding of Fintech.
The course was created for people who were asking us the following questions:
“I want to get a global understanding of where the finance industry is shifting to” (Trader, Credit Agricole CIB UK)
“Enhance employment opportunities and not miss out on this major wave of disruption”(Student, London School of Economics)
“I want to receive a formal and structured training in Fintech so that I can process the information from news better” (Analyst, JP Morgan HK)
“Teach the foundations of Fintech to my employees” (CEO, Kantox Spain)
4 SENIOR LECTURERS
Fintech is a very new topic, with a mass of new information every day. To create a Foundation Course in such a fast-moving sector, we have looked for proven lecturers who know how to teach, but are also practitioners who are part of Finance 2.0
Around Fintech in 8 hours has been designed by CFTE with the help of 4 senior lecturers: Andrei Kirilenko, Dan Liebau, Huy Nguyen Trieu and Janos Barberis and each one of them have been involved with Fintech lectures in major universities:
Andrei Kirilenko leads the Fintech courses at Imperial College Business School
Daniel Liebau designed and teaches the Singapore Management University Certificate in FinTech & Innovation
Huy Nguyen Trieu designed the first fintech lectures at Oxford Saïd Business School
Janos Barberis lectures in Fintech at Hong Kong University and is a senior research fellow there
They all draw from their experience as practitioners to share relevant and up-to-date insights. Andrei was Chief Economist at the US CFTC, Dan is CEO of Lightbulb Capital, Huy is CEO of The Disruptive Group, and Janos is Founder of the SuperCharger.
WHAT ARE THE MATERIALS OF THE COURSE?
The materials provided for the Around Fintech in 8 hours programme are as follows:
4 chapters, Each chapter has 4 modules and each module has the following sections:
Video lectures: Approx 10’ video presentation by the chapter’s lecturer
Curated readings: Approx 10’ of curated readings – articles, reports, case studies – putting in context the above lecture
Expert’s interview: Approx 10’ video interview with one of our guest experts
Quiz: 10 question to assess the understanding of the concepts explained in the module
Forum: Open discussion forum to discuss with the peer participants and CFTE team on the module’s theme.
BE PART OF A GLOBAL NETWORK
- 40 000+ Global Alumni Community
- 100+ Countries
- Be part of the CFTE family no matter where you are
- Unique Professional Opportunities: Our diverse network opens up new, rare opportunities for members
- Connect with fellow participants, from professionals in banks to Fintech entrepreneurs.
HERE IS THE FEEDBACK OF SOME OF THEIR STUDENTS
“Amazing course! I’ve never learned Finance in such an innovative way. It was with a tech angle, the entrepreneur angle and amazing teacher! I am glad I attended the course this time. Thanks again. Looking forward to seeing more!”
MBA Student – Oxford Said Business School, Fintech lectures led by Huy Nguyen Trieu
“The course has exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend this course to busy executives looking to get to grips with Fintech.”
Fintech Entrepreneur – Imperial College, Fintech course led by Prof. Kirilenko
“I’ve been to a few Fintech events and never heard such an insightful presentation. Thanks a lot Janos!”
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