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Data and the Future of Financial Services Summit 2022

The confluence of Big Data, Cloud Computing and AI has revolutionised the opportunities and threats that data presents to data-intensive industries such as financial services. The industry’s experience of crisis response has shown the potential risks of data sharing to the firms and their customers. As the regulatory landscape evolves, it is becoming increasingly important to understand a) what is driving data risks in your organisation and b) how to stay alert to far greater scrutiny from regulators, who want financial services firms to build a strong data culture to ensure responsible, transparent and ethical use of machine learning and data analytics. Of course, the opportunities are also huge: AI-driven data analytics can massively increase personalisation of financial products and the granularity of risk assessment.

Regulation and Risk Management of Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services 2022

City and Financial Global is pleased to announce the next edition of the Regulation and Risk Management of AI in Financial Services Summit, which will take place in Central London on the 9th of November. This high-profile conference builds on the success of our well-established Digital, Technology and Data events portfolio, which have become “must attend” gatherings for senior decision-makers in the UK financial services industry and beyond.

Regulation and Risk Management of AI in Financial Services Summit 2021

Building on the work of the Artificial Intelligence Public Private Forum, convened by the Bank of England and the FCA, the Regulation and Risk Management of AI in Financial Services Summit focused on how best to adapt regulation and best practice risk management to facilitate increased use of AI in financial services, with specific reference to model risk management, data protection and standards, strategic  boardroom issues, governance, ethics and the role of senior management.

We were delighted that Chris Philp MP, Minister for Digital Infrastructure,  Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, had agreed to give the opening keynote address at the summit.

Data and the future of financial services Summit 2021

Financial services companies have been investing heavily for more than a decade in data collection and processing technologies in order to realise the potential competitive advantage inherent in the enormous data sets that they have accumulated and to improve their offerings to customers. They have developed sophisticated tools such as customer analytics, real-time analytics and predictive analytics to assist them in reaping these benefits.

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The 2nd Annual Blockchain FS Technology Forum, which took place in London on November 7th, addressed blockchain technology from a user-led point of view and analysed its potential for the financial services  industry – particularly it's infrastructure – in the UK and beyond.

Since rising to prominence in 2015, RegTech has continued to bring  considerable benefits to the financial services industry, primarily by  reducing the cost and complexity of compliance and by addressing an  existing technology gap.

The RegTech Automation and Compliance  Forum 2018, which was built on the success of last year’s inaugural event, presented strategies and examples of best practice that helped financial institutions gain competitive advantage by mastering compliance through automation and innovation.

This timely and highly-topical conference enabled attendees to understand how to make their robo-advice operations grow and become profitable, both in the UK market and in the international arena.

Its interactive format offered attendees an opportunity to participate in a diverse and well-informed dialogue between the UK regulator and financial services c-suite representatives.