Gain insights & learn about important changes taking place
Gain valuable insights and learn about the changes taking place in the fastest growing areas in financial services today: lending and raising capital online.
If you’re planning to set up new services, there are critical areas you should master. Our goal is to equip you with vital knowledge that will allow you to avoid common pitfalls, and to develop and launch businesses faster.
Gain a helicopter view of the changes taking place
What are the drivers?
Understand the wider FinTech ecosystem
Drill down on Digital Marketplaces
Identifying and leveraging opportunities
Learn about different business models
Avoiding common pitfalls and learn from others’ experiences
How advances in technology can be easily incorporated
Identify critical components and how to access technology
Understanding the API (automated program interface) approach to technology
How technology providers can reach a greater number of clients
Know how regulations will impact your plans
The UK regulator’s view of online lending and capital raising businesses
Learn the critical areas of the UK regulatory landscape and access to EU markets
The authorisation process: steps and processes
The impact so far
The main platform operators: performance and trends
Who is currently raising funds online.
What the future could look like
We would like to welcome professional from the investment community as well as technology and professional services firms who support them.
Distinguished Speaker line up
Jouko Ahvenainen - Founder & Executive Chairman, Grow VC Group
Industry thought leader and innovator. Responsible for the growth of Crowdfunding and key influencer of government and industry.
Jacqui Hatfield - Partner, Reed Smith
Over 20 years experience providing regulatory advice across a broad spectrum of the financial services. Jacqui is particularly active in the Fintech space, with clients ranging from peer to peer lending platforms, challenger banks, app payment providers, robo advisers and on-line broker dealers.
Michael McDowell - Consultant, Grow Advisors
Developing digital marketplaces since 2007 in the real estate and private equity markets. Experience of UK and European alternative finance markets.
Neha Manaktala - Founder/ CEO, Dealindex
Thought leader on global equity and debt based crowdfunding industry. Now developing industry leading dashboards and data analysis tools to track, monitor growth of the industry.
Paul Higgins - Co-Founder and CTO, Crowd Valley
Paul has developed over 100 digital marketplaces and created APIs to enable the development of 100s more. Today, platforms running Crowd Valley technology have transacted over US$1 billion dollars around the world.
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Contact a consultant to learn more on how we can accelerate your plans.
Grow Advisors is proud to support the transition to digital finance around the world. Our team offers consulting and professional services on online asset and wealth management solutions, lending and p2p, crowd investing and fund raising around the world. We are uniquely placed to cover both planning and executional aspects of all our ideas.