On this course, you will deal with real-life cases and projects, honing your creativity, flexibility, professional insights and social skills in lean (start-up) projects and scrums that equip you to face the future of today’s gig economy. You will learn to innovate within a sustainable financial model or product, cooperating with financial experts in a business environment based on principles such as good finance, inclusive finance and international impact investment. New startups as well as banks, insurance companies, pension funds and other traditional financial institutions will reap the rewards of your expertise on finance’s new frontier.
Programme 1 - New Financing Models
Global credit crisis -> BoomBustBoom -> Financial crisis in Europe
Innovations: Canvas model in Banking; inclusive financing
Guestlecture Mercon Coffee Group, Jeroen Laarmans Easytrade-fx.com, Arjan de Bruin
Commercial banking vs Investment banking; Fintech: Adyen case
Equity and debt along the lifecycle; Crowdfunding, SME bonds
Programme 2 - New Financing Models
Guestlecture Easytrade-fx.com, Arjan de Bruin
Alternative funding sources; green bonds, impact investing
Sitevisit ING HQ: guestlecture Green financing
Programme 3 - Blockchain
How can blockchain replace trusted third party (i.e. Banks) based on games
How can you benefit form low cost transaction recording.
Ecosystems. Are you able to use the checks and balances of your origination in a network? How are organizations going to change if trust can be distributed?
How do you govern a network instead of an organization
Impact of cryptocurrencies for economic traffic
Data visualization of capital distribution
The futures for cryptos / libra
Programme 4 - Blockchain
Technical aspects: Hash, block, timestamp
Distributed ledger technology
Case study Data manager / Self-sovereign identity
Case study logistics: Tradelens