The Future Of Banking
We uncover what’s coming for the banking sector and what advances you will see over the next decade. What do these changes mean, and how can you benefit from the banking evolution?
By ATB Financial 19 August 2020
For many Canadians, banking has always been pretty straightforward, and services such as online banking have made the process quicker and easier. Lately, we’ve started hearing terms like “fintech” and “open banking” used more often. What do they mean and what’s next for The Future Of Banking?
Featuring Dr Michael King, Associate Professor and Lansdowne Chair in Finance at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada.
Dr. King unpacks the new technologies and terminology arising in the banking sector, and what opportunities these advances present to you. We explore how the COVID-19 pandemic is shaping the future of banking, and our relationships with financial institutions - in person, online, and beyond.
Featuring Curtis Stange, President & CEO ATB Financial
Curtis discusses how consumer data is an increasingly important commodity, and how open banking will shake up the sector. From physical locations to a future that could include shared partnerships within the banking space, focusing on the customer's needs will be what sets financial institutions apart.
Q&A Bonus Episode
Featuring Rob Roach, Managing Director of Research - ATB Economics & Todd Hirsch, ATB Vice President and Chief Economist
In this bonus episode, Todd and Rob give an economic update and answer your toughest questions about the future. From the future of the family farm, to office buildings and the oil industry - no topic is off limits.
"The biggest change is that banks are listening to their customers, and they are no longer running their business on what is good for the bank."
Curtis Stange, President & CEO ATB Financial
About the series
For a lot of people, banking can be a pretty boring task. You have the products you need like chequing and savings accounts, and you add more as your life evolves. There is a lot of fine print, and you sign your name on the dotted line when required. But banking is experiencing a shake up. From open banking which impacts customer data, to the rising number of fintechs entering the space - it’s moving forward at a rapid pace. Join us to understand how this could all impact you and how you can be part of the banking evolution.
Our guests in this series are Dr. Michael King, Associate Professor and Lansdowne Chair in Finance at the University of Victoria, and Curtis Stange, President and CEO of ATB Financial. They join Todd Hirsch, ATB’s Chief Economist and explore the variety of experiences within banking, what you need to know to benefit from advancements in the sector and what exactly is on the horizon when it comes to The Future Of Banking.