Fintech Industry

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
6
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
SECS-P/11
Language
English
Learning objectives
The course aims to give an in-depth overview of the FinTech Industry, a new part of the financial industry that is radically innovating the way financial services are built and offered. The course examines the FinTech characteristics, their activities and related risks. Additionally, the course provides an overview of the main strategies that incumbents are following in the new market conditions and the main challenges in FinTech security and regulation.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
SECS-P/11 - FINANCIAL MARKETS AND INSTITUTIONS - University credits: 6
Lessons: 40 hours
Professor: Vandone Daniela
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Syllabus
The course aims to give an in-depth overview of the FinTech Industry, a new part of the financial industry that is radically innovating the way financial services are built and offered. The course examines the FinTech characteristics, their activities and related risks. Additionally, the course provides an overview of the main strategies that incumbents are following in the new market conditions and the main challenges in FinTech security and regulation.

Instructional objectives that students are expected to achieve:
The digital technology in financial services: impact, drivers and trends
FinTech in payments, lending, investment, and financial advice
The deep transformation of the banking business and the changing landscape of the financial sector
The regulatory framework and security issues
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Syllabus
The course aims to give an in-depth overview of the FinTech Industry, a new part of the financial industry that is radically innovating the way financial services are built and offered. The course examines the FinTech characteristics, their activities and related risks. Additionally, the course provides an overview of the main strategies that incumbents are following in the new market conditions and the main challenges in FinTech security and regulation.

Instructional objectives that students are expected to achieve:
The digital technology in financial services: impact, drivers and trends
FinTech in payments, lending, investment, and financial advice
The deep transformation of the banking business and the changing landscape of the financial sector
The regulatory framework and security issues
Lesson period
Second trimester
Lesson period
Second trimester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)