Fintech Society

Queen Mary, University Of London (QMUL)




WELCOME TO QM FINTECH SOCIETY!(NOTE: MOST OF OUR SESSIONS THIS YEAR WILL BE ONLINE, SO WE RECOMMEND BUYING THE VIRTUAL MEMBERSHIPS!)With the face of the Financial Services Sector changing as we know it, FinTech is more relevant than ever in today’s business world. It is the combination of finance & technology which has resulted in big startup banks like Monzo & Starling, crypto currency such as Bitcoin, payments such as PayPal and stock trading apps such as Trading 212. It is becoming a major & disruptive part in investment banking, private equity, venture capital, asset management , information technology etc.Currenly we envision a huge opportunity for smart, driven students with an interest in finance and/or tech who want to step foot into this young but ever growing global network with leading entrepreneurs, companies and investors. Hence, QM FinTech Society has an aim that isn't limited to United Kingdom; an aim to equip your students with knowledge and experience of professionals and opportunities from all corners of the world. Our Worldwide Insight Series will have professionals who have experience working in United States, Ireland , United Kingdom, Dubai and India. We endeavour to provide a platform for students from any background to learn, evaluate and debate the developments in financial technologies that could change the way we think about finance today.Whether you’re interested in gaining a quick understanding of the developments within the industry, are wildly passionate about the innovative technology impacting finance, or you yourself want to pursue a career in FinTech, QM Fintech society is the place for you to begin your journey with.  These aims encompass our core values and our set goal for this academic year: Opportunity Conduct events via guest speakers to educate students about new job opportunities emerging in FinTech  Employability,  Skill and Career Building Equip members with the theoretical and practical skill set needed to engage and participate in the FinTech industry by conducting CV workshops tailored for Fintech Industries.  Debate and Discussion  Provide students and professionals interested in FinTech with a platform to learn, evaluate and debate on the impact of technology on the financial services industry and financial markets.  Social and Professional Networking An opportunity to engage and interact with like-minded people in a conducive nurturing environment to build a multi-cultured network.   It's appalling that QMUL societies are not given the prestige received by the societies of other prestigious universities. We believe it's time for a change.  For all the South-Asian and Minority representing students at Queen Mary, we need your support as we are the first society at QM launched by two Indian orgin President and Treasurer. Buy our membership now to full access to all services!It's time for a change. #itstimeforQMUL(NOTE: MOST OF OUR SESSIONS THIS YEAR WILL BE ONLINE, SO WE RECOMMEND BUYING THE VIRTUAL MEMBERSHIPS!)Make sure to follow us on Instagram (@qmfintech) in order for you to receive all the latest news and updates regarding meetings, events, and socials. Join our what's app GC using this link for similar updates as well -
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