Ultimate Fintech welcomed Ms Demetra Kalogerou, Chairwoman of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) at the Virtual Vision Finance event in December 2020.
Demetra Kalogerou, Chairwoman, Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC)
Each year, the online trading industry gathers at iFX EXPO International, where industry participants have the first-hand opportunity to hear key updates from one of the main regulators in the space - CySEC.
2020 was no different, as CySEC Chairwoman opened the virtual event with her keynote speech addressing the financial services sector.
Ms Kalogerou spoke about the COVID-19 pandemic, its long-term economic consequences as well as the impact on technology and the importance of digitising financial processes. The state of the markets and the shift to greater interest in financial markets, FX, Contracts for Difference (CFDs) and capital markets, as well as Brexit and sustainable finance are all factors at play in the future of the industry.
The Chairwoman stressed the importance of the recovery of the European economy “with reformed processes, better supervision and more resilient operations”.
Her speech is now fully available and is a must-watch for anyone and everyone in the financial services industry.