EXPERTISE SECTORFinancial Services, Banking, & Insurance

The financial services, banking, and insurance sector moving into the age of digital assets

The financial services, banking, and insurance sector is a broad area including financial firms such as banks, investment houses, lenders, real estate brokers, and finance and insurance companies. Financial services include the processes and services through which consumers and businesses acquire financial goods. It is arguably the most important sector of the global economy, in terms of equity market capitalization and profits.

Essentially companies in this sector manage money, through investments, insurance, or other financial banking practices. Financial goods or what individual consumers and businesses receive and manage through financial services are for example stocks, bonds, loans, commodity assets, real estate, and insurance policies. The sector is therefore at the center for managing the economy and our money and assets. If the financial services, banking, and insurance sector thrives, often other sectors follow. This works both ways, however, as the sector can lead the economy into recession. This was unfortunately exemplified by the 2008 financial crisis, which trickled down to the rest of the economy from the financial giants. In the re-alm of the global COVID pandemic, the many first world countries are facing rising inflation resulting from household's higher energy bills, more expensive groceries and consumer products which reflect (part of) the step-change cost increases in the logistics & supply chain due to the effect of the pandemic. The impact we will see in 2022 and beyond.

Sector trends

The financial services, banking, and insurance industry’s primary segments are banking services, investment services, insurance services, and tax and accounting services. The introduction of robo-advisors and the power of technology (e.g. blockchain, crypto, neobanking) is gearing the sector towards more automated & scalable applications. In the coming years, the sector will continue to find new technological and digital solutions. With the recent rise in cryptocurrency and NFTs, the financial services sector will have to adapt to new digital assets.

Key trends in financial services, banking, & insurance industry

Robo-advisors
Automated Banking
Neo Banking
Cryptocurrency
NFTs
Cyber Security
Blockchain

Gain real-time insights

By talking to industry experts you get first-hand intelligence directly from the field. We will get you top league industry expert profiles directly in your mailbox within 1-2 days.

Search experts

How does Expertwired work?

Search

Create a search request and we'll provide you with the best matching, pre-vetted industry experts to get real-time and first-hand market insights.

Select

View expert profiles and their hourly rate and book the best matching industry experts for 1-on-1 calls.

Video call

Get the market insights you need by interviewing the expert. Our compliance framework protects safe knowledge sharing and confidentiality.

Pay per minute

Payments are only due after you completed all the interviews you need, based on the actual duration with a minimum of 1-hour.

Frequently asked questions

About Expertwired

We are disrupting a global market of traditional operating expert networks with our AI-technology driven and transparent marketplace to make sure you get better matching experts for a much lower price.

Get started today

Find experts in our marketplace or get experts sourced on demand.