nr. 05 - October 2015

  • nr. 05 - October 2015

    Our economy is on the brink of a massive breakthrough of digitalisation which will utterly transform a number of sectors. Almost all specialists agree on this. This will also have an effect on the banking sector. How exactly will this transformation look like and what should current players do in order to prepare for it? 360° asked Alexander De Croo, Minister in charge of the Digital Agenda among other things, tech entrepreneur Jurgen Ingels and Frank Stockx, Managing Director of ING and Chairman of the Febelfin Payments Council, about their opinion.

  • nr. 05 - October 2015

    The digital switchover creates a new financial ecosystem. These last few years, many non-traditional players such as telecom operators and technology giants have become active on the payments market. Apple and Facebook are just two examples. The combination of services offered by those companies on the one hand and newly offered financial services on the other hand is very attractive for a large group of consumers. Which role can banks play in this respect?

  • nr. 05 - October 2015

    Online market activities represent 14% of the Belgian companies’ turnover. This creates enormous opportunities.