On May 4th Scotiabank Digital Banking Lab Co-director JP Vergne was invited by Ontario Global 100 to give a keynote speech to CEOs of Ontario-based companies on the topic “The $450 billion question: Why do cryptocurrencies have value.”
We are celebrating a milestone event in the life of the Ivey Fintech Club -- the release of a new student, fintech publication called The Perspectives. Today the first issue was published and distributed to over 800 HBA students, with copies also being distributed across the Western campus.
With this press release, the National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association of Canada (NCFA) announced that Ivey Professor Michael King has joined the NCFA's Advisory Group and will advise on the areas fintech research and education.
At the March 5-6, 2018, National Crowdfunding and Fintech Association of Canada’s annual event, FFCON2018, Professor Michael King spoke on the state of Fintech in Canada. Crowdfund Insider discusses what they learned from his presentation.
In an op-ed for The Globe and Mail, Michael King says Finance Minister Bill Morneau failed to voice his support for the fintech sector or to establish a national strategy for this industry to succeed globally.