Financial Industry 4.0 – Impact and Implications to Banking and Capital Markets

  • James Chin
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  • Refresher



  • 5 SIDC CPE points
  • 4 FIMM CPD points


ICF Competency Type / Title / Level

  • Functional Technical / Digital Technology Application / Level 2
  • Foundational Product / Capital Market Environment / Level 2


Learning Outcome

  • Identify the future trends and the impact of Industrial Revolution 4.0 on the financial industry
  • Recognise the changes in the financial industry caused by technological disruption such as Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and Blockchain Technology
  • Describe the implications of these technological disruptions to the financial industry


Course Synopsis

The financial industry is going through a vibrant change with advancements in technology happening rapidly. Both Bursa Malaysia and Securities Commission have taken the lead in 2017 by launching regulatory sandbox for fintech services while the later has also signed fintech collaboration and co-operation agreements with Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong among others. Local banks Maybank, CIMB and RHB have also tied up with various Fintech companies in creating digital and mobile banking solutions to stay ahead in this technological revolution sweeping every industry.

This programme will touch on the intricacies of such changes and the impact of Industrial Revolution 4.0 on the financial industry going forward.


Course Content

Total learning: 17 lessons / 7 quizzes Time: 1 hour


James Chin

James Chin is an experienced and multi skilled trainer specialized in investments, global markets, talent and human capital management embracing Industry 4.0, sales mastery and motivation. Prior to this, he was a Director at CIMB Private Banking and CIMB Principal Asset Management. He was previously a licensed Capital Market Services Representative (CMSR) holder for fund management from the Securities Commission of Malaysia.  James has been in the financial industry since 1997 within consumer banking, asset management and private banking where he has gained extensive knowledge on the global economic environment and has been exposed to various financial and investment instruments during his tenure in CIMB, ABN Amro, OSK, Prudential and Hong Leong. He has been an investment speaker on the financial circuit in Malaysia since 2003 and has conducted numerous trainings over the years. He won the Public Speaking competition during CIMB Group’s 2013 Regional Trainers Convention in Bali. He is also a HRDF Certified Trainer. His area of expertise includes various investments such as equities, bonds, unit trust and structured products; technological disruption in the financial industry, change management, sales and sales management, building a motivated team and powerful presentation techniques. He obtained his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Wawasan Open University and is also an Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) graduate.


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5 SIDC CPE points

4 FIMM CPD points