Together they will launch Merge, the first conference dedicated to the impact of Web3 on fintech and financial institutions
LONDON, Sept. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fintech Nexus, the world's leading fintech media company, today announced a new partnership with one of world's leading Web3 advisory firms, 11:FS. This partnership has resulted in the launch of a new one-of-a-kind event for financial institutions, Merge, which will take place at London's Tobacco Dock on 17-18 October, 2022. Peter Renton, Co-Founder and Chairman of Fintech Nexus, and Web3 expert, Maurício Magaldi, Global Strategy Director for Crypto at 11:FS, will co-chair this new event. They will collaborate to design an agenda that dives into the hottest topics surrounding Web3's impact on financial institutions and fintechs.
"We're elated to be working with 11:FS to launch this industry-first event," said Bo Brustkern, Co-Founder and CEO of Fintech Nexus. "11:FS brings a wealth of experience and an extensive network in the UK and Europe, and honestly we just love working with such a fun and knowledgeable team."
"We are committed to building next-generation financial services, and that means embracing and championing Web3," said Maurício Magaldi, Global Strategy Director for Crypto at 11:FS. "We were thrilled when Fintech Nexus approached us about this partnership; by combining our strengths we'll bring more value to the world's most innovative fintechs and financial services."
Merge will explore how traditional financial services firms can harness Web3 technologies for competitive advantage. Joining Peter and Maurício at Merge is a speaker faculty that features many of the most impactful people in financial services, including Jess Houlgrave, the Head of Crypto Strategy at Checkout.com; Keith Grose, Head of Open Banking, Europe at Plaid; Lawrence Wintermeyer Board Chair at GBBC Digital Finance; and Claire Calmejane, CIO at Societe Generale. Topics include stablecoins, the government view of crypto, CBDCs, digital identity in Web3, DeFi and much more.
Merge will take place at Tobacco Dock in London on 17-18 October, 2022. For more information, please visit http://www.fintechnexus.com/merge/2022.
About Fintech Nexus
Fintech Nexus is a diversified media company providing essential knowledge, connections and inspiration to the entire financial services industry, creating a link between traditional finance and the future of finance. Popular offerings include: News, Events, Podcasts, Webinars, Whitepapers and our credentialed educational courses.
The Fintech Nexus team believes that there has never been a more exciting time to be in financial services. We immerse ourselves in all things fintech so we can be your guide on this journey.
Digital financial services are only 1% finished - 11:FS is building the next 99%. 11:FS makes financial services businesses truly digital through next-generation propositions. It delivers UX benchmarking through 11:FS Pulse, a Financial Services Operating System through 11:FS Foundry, strategic advisory through Ventures, as well as industry-leading content and events.
11:FS challenges businesses to think differently and deliver industry-leading propositions. It fields interdisciplinary teams which bring the best designers, product experts, consultants, researchers, technologists and domain specialists together to deliver tangible outcomes in the shortest possible time frames.
11:FS works with challengers across the financial services industry, and has designed and built propositions for NatWest, Mox, Grab, and several large middle eastern and US banks.
Caroline Hornby, Fintech Nexus, 44 07788678052, [email protected]
SOURCE Fintech Nexus