Explore up-to-date technological innovation in the financial services industry
The intertwining of finance and technology is changing how financial organisations conduct their business and compete in the marketplace.
Companies need forward-thinking employees who understand the new financial market dynamics and competitive pressures.
On this microcredential, you’ll explore key elements of the FinTech landscape, as well as the main technologies and applications behind the FinTech revolution.
You’ll understand how technological innovation has benefited the finance industry and develop arguments and ideas for how FinTech developments can greatly improve the customer journey.
You’ll gain the skills you need to apply for a role in FinTech, or become a cutting-edge investment or financial manager.
FinTech is one of the world’s fastest-growing industries, with the number of FinTech firms expected to double by 2030.
Find out more by downloading the FinTech – Financial Innovation brochure and detailed topic list
This microcredential is designed for professionals working in the financial sector and postgraduate students transitioning into a fintech role or looking for further career development in a current role.
This microcredential will support you to understand how technology has revolutionised the financial sector and keep pace with the rate of change in the industry.
Suitable candidates may include financial and investment managers, entrepreneurs, and current students or recent graduates of finance, computing and business.
To qualify for direct entry into this microcredential, you should fulfil one or more of the following criteria:
Have several years of experience in financial services or a related sector
Have completed relevant, accredited CPD learning
Hold a Level 8 (undergraduate) Honours Degree (2:1) or higher in business, finance, or a related discipline