Master in Financial Technology (FinTech)

General

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Program Description

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et7oThe Fintech program at Harbour.Space is designed to prepare Masters graduates for a successful career in Financial Technology.

The first part of the curriculum will bring a thorough overview of the Financial Industry by focusing on the fundamental cornerstones which allow it to exist and function effectively. The second part of the program will focus on the technological developments which are disrupting and transforming the industry.

Throughout the courses, special emphasis will be given to the practical applications of the topics covered through case studies and a hands-on project which will culminate in a presentation to a panel of experts helping you open the doors to the Future of Finance.

Program Modules

  • Economics 101 
  • Finance at a Glance 
  • Banking, Insurance and Financial Services 
  • Financial Products 
  • An Introduction to Financial Markets 
  • Legal, Accounting, Tax, Regulations and Compliance 
  • Fintech 1.0: The Big Unbundling of Financial Institutions 
  • Payments and Transaction Services 
  • The Foreign Exchange Market 
  • Algotrading 
  • Fintech 2.0: 15. The Future of Finance: it’s in Your Hands!
  • Blockchain and the Distributed Ledger Revolution 
  • Big Data in Finance 
  • Cyber Security and Stability of Markets 
  • Financial News, Information and Research 

Check our 2019-2020 academic schedule for an overview of all the classes we are offering. 

Programme Leadership 


Hannes Chopra

RaSa Future Fund, Executive Coach & Advisor

Hannes S. Chopra is the CEO of RaSa Future Fund, a private equity fund investing into early stage technological start-ups disrupting the financial/insurance world. He is also an Executive Coach and Associate at Bossert Associates, Munich. Hannes is passionate about personal and leadership transformation of executives and leaders
Hannes has a strong business background with over 20 years in leadership positions. He looks back at a successful career at Allianz Group where he reached the highest leadership grading and served as CEO in Russia and as regional head of Eurasia 
 
Eric Nobileau
CFO at Harbour.Space
Eric joined Harbour.Space in 2018 as Group CFO after 27 years of a distinguished career in financial markets with international banks in London, New York and Paris, most recently as Managing Director at Citibank’s Markets Group in London.
His extensive experience designing and arranging bespoke financial solutions for Corporate, Sovereign and Public Sector entities in developed and emerging markets alike, has made him a respected expert in the field of risk management and structured finance in multiple jurisdictions.

Check out our FinTech program for more information!

Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

Harbour.Space is an innovative private university that combines technology and design, taught by industry leaders from around the world. The university is located in Barcelona, Spain and Bangkok, Thai ... Read More

Harbour.Space is an innovative private university that combines technology and design, taught by industry leaders from around the world. The university is located in Barcelona, Spain and Bangkok, Thailand. Read less