Blockchain Ecosystem in Financial Services

Blockchain Ecosystem in Financial Services

This course has been designed for managers and executives who need to better understand blockchain and its potential use in an organisation or industry. It explains clearly, concepts and applications in a business context without being overly technical. It focuses primarily on Financial Services and provides practical examples of how the technology is being adopted by banks, insurance companies, hedge funds and asset management companies.

The course is run as a ½ day session and incorporates breakouts and workshop / Q&A to avoid screen fatigue and to ensure optimal learning.

It is delivered via a Virtual Learning Environment to provide an interactive, captivating, and educational programme.

This virtual learning course follows a three-element structure: Educate – Explore – Evaluate

Module 1 – Educate

This module provides the attendee with a solid understanding of Blockchains / Distributed Ledger Technology and how they work in Financial Services. There have been significant developments in the preferred protocols and this session will explore the differences. It is intended to ensure that all attendees have a common understanding of the technology protocols and how they work.

Session topics

  • Blockchain Adoption Framework
  • Suitability Assessment
  • Building a business case
  • Regulatory & Legal issues
  • Future Developments

Module 2 – Explore

This module examines the theoretical and practical applications of blockchain by informing attendees about the use cases in Financial Services. It is further illustrated by examining several banking and insurance projects which have already deployed the technology.

Session topics

  • The Blockchain 5 ‘Mega Cases’
  • Use Cases in Financial Services
  • Case Studies of live Financial Services projects
  • Banking and insurance threats from new entrants
  • Cryptocurrency opportunities for Financial Services firms

Module 3 – Evaluate

This module brings together the theory and practical examples shown in the previous modules and shows what considerations need to be given when developing a project. It explores the way in which prospective projects can be assessed and what risks & issues need to be considered.

Session topics

  • Blockchain Adoption Framework
  • Suitability Assessment
  • Building a business case
  • Regulatory & Legal issues
  • Future Developments


  • A basic knowledge of how a blockchain works (course includes a primer to ensure consistent understanding)
  • A reliable internet connection with ability to connect via virtual learning platform.


The training is intended for business, not technical people and is suitable for team leaders, managers, C-suite and board members.


  • Programming/coding
  • Buying/selling/Trading


  • In this course, attendees will learn:
  • The primary uses of blockchain in Financial Services
  • The main protocols being used in Financial Services
  • To identify prospective use cases within their own organisation
  • How to assess a project for blockchain suitability in an organisation
  • To understand risks and issues of cryptoassets within a banking context
  • To comprehend regulatory issues regarding blockchain and cryptoassets

Course Director:


Gary Nuttal

– Emerging Technology Consultant
– Managing Director & Founder, Distyltics Ltd. (London)

Gary has been an international keynote speaker, panellist, moderator and chairperson at numerous conferences, summits and events since 2015 and regularly features in the Blockchain Top 100 people list. He heads Distlytics, a consultancy he formed in 2016 and provides blockchain, Data Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence, crypto-currency and ICO education through The Guardian, PwC Academy, AMG World and TechNova. He is a Chartered IT Professional (CITP). Gary is a technical consultant of an international law firm Clyde & Co. He’s an advisor to Blocksure, a UK-based InsurTech startup implementing blockchain in the insurance industry.


Regular Tuition Fee: Rs. 35,000/- + SST per participant

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For further information please contact
Fizza Namazi
Mobile: +92 336 390 4924 Office: +92 21 3480 1888

Course Facilitator

Gary Nuttall

– Emerging Technology Consultant
– MD and Founder, Distlytics LTD. (London)

Date :8 April 2021
Time : 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Venue : Online Workshop

Fee : Rs. 35,000 + SST per participant