Europe


“In London and the UK, we have a healthy ecosystem learning how to build successful fintech organisations”


“In London and the UK, we have a healthy ecosystem learning how to build successful fintech organisations”

October 2015

Strange bedfellows they are not. CEO Lawrence Wintermeyer explains how Innovate Finance, a nonprofit organisation, has created an unexpected alliance between banks and disruptors in the United Kingdom with the participation of venture capitalists and the government regulator, Financial Conduct Authority. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative […]


“Mobile is extremely important and influences everything we do”


“Mobile is extremely important and influences everything we do”

April 2015

Conversation with Matthias Kroner, Co-founder and CEO, FIDOR Bank, on a strong emphasis in financial technology, how web tools can help banks regain trust and competing in a traditional bank marketplace. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio


“We must invest in education, research and innovation”


“We must invest in education, research and innovation”

April 2015

Conversation with Hans Eichel, former finance minister, Germany, on building a competitive economy, beginning a global economic government and creating productive assets. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio Here is the transcript of the video Building a competitive […]


“Governments must make progress in fiscal reforms”


“Governments must make progress in fiscal reforms”

June 2014

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, former member of the executive board of the ECB, discusses lessons learnt from the sovereign bond crisis, financial integration, and the importance of credible economic policies.


“It’s not enough to ensure that each individual bank is sound”


“It’s not enough to ensure that each individual bank is sound”

April 2014

Sir Paul Tucker, former deputy governor, Bank of England, discusses soundness of the banking system, focus of central banks, and impact of financial markets.


“We’ve left principles behind and gone for regulation”


“We’ve left principles behind and gone for regulation”

February 2014

Conversation with Don Johnston, former secretary general, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, on


“Great economic development is always associated with an increase of inequalities”


“Great economic development is always associated with an increase of inequalities”

January 2014

Conversation with Thierry de Montbrial, CEO, French Institute of International Relations on – foreign trade and investment policies – IFRI’s establishment – modern economic inequalities


“The real strength here is the diversity of the board and its expertise”


“The real strength here is the diversity of the board and its expertise”

December 2012

Conversation with Yawar Shah, Chairman of SWIFT, on