Since Corona hit in 2020 and people had to stay at home, the world turned more and more to digital services of any kind. It is not surprising that in 2023 the use of the internet for mobile banking, investing and borrowing money is has risen and is making financial services more accessible. Traditional banks and start-ups had to enhance the usage of technology to improve financial activities in a contactless world. Listen to Ole Rummel, talking about the opportunities and risks of Financial Technologies.
Doctor Ole Rummel is the Director of Macroeconomic Monetary Policy Management at The SEACEN Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He was working for the Bank of England, for nearly 20 years, establishing and lecturing on training courses in London and around the world. He worked for the European Investment Bank and he held a management position at Societe General, a leading French bank. After his Abitur at the Gymnasium in Bavaria, he took A levels in Eton, a move not quite so common in the 80s, of the last century. He earned academic degrees from Cornell University, Stanford University, the University of Glasgow, and the University of Strathclyde.