The past year was supposed to be when certain technologies would move from theory to production. It was also when people believed regtech would come into its own as a technology discipline, rather than a catchy brand exercise.
Although this has largely shifted to 2018 for some areas—blockchain being the most significant—2017 was still a strong year for financial technology. Pilot projects went to pre-production and use-cases were validated. And regtech was still a big topic of conversation.
Anthony and James talk about how regulators in the US are falling behind other nations' regulators, the lack of talk about Reg AT, and an SRO for cryptocurrencies.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails