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What are the Fintech opportunities in Eastern Europe?

12th June 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Budapest Institute of Banking and CFTE are pleased to announce the celebration of their cooperation.

The special occasion will be taking place at L39 in Canary Wharf, London’s financial district, on Wednesday, June 12th, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. A panel discussion, followed by speakers from both institutions and networking drinks.


  • 6:00pm – Registration and welcome
  • 6:30pm – Introducing the partnership between Budapest Institute of Banking and CFTE
  • 6:40pm – Keynote speech from Ms. Aniko Szombati – Executive Director for Digitalisation and Fintech of Central Bank of Hungary
  • 6:55pm – What are the Fintech opportunities in Eastern Europe? How different is it from Western Europe?

Panel discussion between Aniko Szombati (CBH), Janos Pereczes (MKB fintechlab), and Stevan Bajic (Founder & CEO, Manigo) moderated by Janos Barberis (Founder SuperCharger, Asia largest Fintech accelerator)

  • 7:30pm – Presentation by Eva Hegedus – CEO of Granit Bank
  • 7:45pm – Digital banks in Eastern Europe: a different landscape?

Panel discussion between Péter Jendrolovics (Head of Retail Banking Granit Bank), and Gergely Fabian (Central Bank of Hungary), moderated by Huy Nguyen Trieu (Co-Founder, CFTE)

  • 8:15pm – Networking drinks

Looking forward to welcoming you.


One Canada Square, Canary Wharf
London, E14 5AB
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0203 668 3600