Financial Innovation & Fintech


The aim of the course is to give an overview of the scenarios and strategies in the banking, insurance and financial services (BFSI) industry and the role of innovation and Fintech.
After analysing different case studies the students will be able to understand the drivers and outputs of innovation in the BFSI industry.


1- Financial Innovation: definition, types, drivers/barriers
2 – Innovation strategy in BFSI industry (Trends, Business Model, Value Proposition, Customer Experience)
3- BFSI Markets (Payment, Consumer Credit, Investment/WM, Insurance): Scenario, Strategy, Innovation, Case studies
4 – Fintech: definition, trends, types, case studies
5 – Banking/Insurance: Next Generation Lab
Learning assessment is based on:
– Individual contribution to classroom debate –
– Final project work (Banking and Insurance Lab)
– Written exam based on a questionnaire with open questions

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