432. Insights: How could open finance shape the future of financial services?

Episode 609 · June 5th, 2020 · 50 mins 48 secs

About this Episode

Our expert hosts, Adam Davis and Sarah Kocianski, are joined by some great guests to talk open finance.
We want to know what it is, how is could work and improve customers' lives, what hurdles and regulation might have to be overcome or changed, and what learnings it could take from open banking,

This week's guests are all experts in open banking and finance who help us lift the lid on this new and unexplored topic. Including:

  • Dan Morgan, Policy Lead, Europe, Plaid
  • Daniel Globerson, Head of Open Banking, RBS
  • Faith Reynolds, Independent Consumer Representative for the Open Banking Implementation Entity

The FCA, the UK’s regulator put out a Call for Input on the development of Open Finance to which we at 11:FS submitted our own input, as did our panel, and its our joint views on open finance, and its evoution and eventual roll out, that we discuss in this show.

We have also teamed up with Dan Morgan and the team over at Plaid to publish our joint ideas on how we see Open Finance evolving in a written report which you can find at bit.ly/openfinance2020.

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