Training Program on "FINTECH and Regulations"
Within the framework of campaign of the Gulf Investment Awareness Program "Mulem", Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA), in cooperation with the Union of Arab Securities Authorities (UASA), held an online training program on "Fintech and Regulations", for two days from 17 to 18 March 2021.
This training program comes as a part of the QFMA’s interest and commitment to enhancing the specialized technical, educational and awareness training aspect for dealers, interested and related parties in the capital market sector, supporting the growth and development of the capital market in general, and encouraging the application of advanced technology.
The program aimed at understanding and decoding the term Fintech and how it fits into the financial services sector and the world at large. Participants will learn what comprises Fintech, the Fintech ecosystem, subsectors and key players
Participants in the training program had a clear understanding of key technologies and frameworks behind Fintech, their effects and impacts on financial sector strategies, and understaning of blockchain technology applications in Banking and Finance, and how to adopt Fintech strategies within their organizations to lead a digital transformation project.
The program targeted the workers in the regulatory authorities, financial services, law enforcement, and trade entities, as well as workers in development institutions.
The training program was specifically designed for business leaders, innovators, consultants, strategy mangers and IT managers.