Frankfurt Finance Summit: Digitalization in Focus

The second panel at the Frankfurt Finance Summit On the Move on May 12, 2016 covers the theme Digitalization – The Dawning of FinTechs.

Topics include:

  • FinTech: a regulative legal black hole?
  • Where can newcomers seriously threaten the big players?
  • Do the FinTechs want to cooperate with or attack the banks?
  • How does the digital bank of the future look like?
  • What are the downsides of digital in banking, e.g. cyberrisks?


Keynote (1:00 – 1:20 p.m.):

Günther H. Oettinger, Commissioner Digital Economy & Society European Commission

Conversation (1:20 – 1:50 p.m.):

  • Caroline Hyde, European Business Correspondent, Bloomberg Television
  • Gottfried Leibbrandt,CEO, SWIFT

Panel Discussion (1:50 – 2:40 p.m.):

  • André M. Bajorat, CEO, figo GmbH
  • Roland Boekhout, Chairman of the Management Board, ING-DiBa AG
  • Dr. Markus Pertlwieser, CDO Private Wealth & Commercial Clients, Deutsche Bank AG
  • Hauke Stars, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse AG
  • Carl-Ludwig Thiele, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank

The conference is held in English. Follow along on Twitter or over our live stream on May 12th beginning at 1:00 p.m. at