Video Clips

The purpose of this section is to provide delegates with video clips and audio streams relating to relevant market topics.

Digital Trends and Implications for Financial Services
Panel Discussion: Disruptive Technologies, Big Data, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
Panel Discussion: Future of Financial Transactions and Integration – Partnerships, Design Thinking and Customer Centric Innovation
Cyptocurrency: Central Bank & Regulation

Francisco Khoza - Head of Banking and Finance at Bowman Gilfilan

Strate extends its services to a new exchange as ZAR X

Preparatory work between Strate and ZAR X has taken place to implement a unique settlement cycle, which showcases the flexibility of Strate’s equities clearing and settlement technology to settle on any cycle that an exchange requires

20 February 2017 - Welcome ZAR X

Strate has welcomed the official go-live of South Africa’s newest bourse, ZAR X, after successfully integrating the exchange into Strate’s clearing and settlement platforms. Preparatory work between Strate and ZAR X has taken place to implement a unique settlement cycle, which showcases the flexibility of Strate’s equities clearing and settlement technology to settle on any cycle that an exchange requires. 

Big Issue Debate: Cybersecurity - Catching the bad guys - Tuesday 27 September

For over a decade, cyberattacks have been increasing in number and complexity. Threats are more sophisticated than ever with highly organised and well-trained cyber criminals, prepared to play a patient long game to achieve their aims.

The spectre of cyber threats: How can the industry fight back? - Banking - Sibos 2016

The bad guys that live in the shadows are smart, well-resourced and are more focused than ever on the banking community – simply because that’s where the money is.

Big Issue Debate: Financial stability - The Future of Global Finance

Eight years on from the financial crisis and market conditions remain challenging. 

Farzam Ehsani - The Implications of Blockchain on Banking

Farzam Ehsani, Leader of Rand Merchant Bank’s ‘Blockchain’ initiative on the implications of Blockchain technologies for banking specifically

Tanya Knowles - The Potential of Blockchain

Tanya Knowles, head of Innovation and Projects at Strate, South Africa’s authorised Central Securities Depository, explains the worldwide investment in Blockchain technology and the potential reach it has.

Blockchain and the disruption of financial services

Farzam Ehsani, Leader of Rand Merchant Bank’s ‘Blockchain’ Initiative explains Bitcoin and how it differs from Blockchain