Seoul International Finance Forum, celebrating the 18th session this year since it was first organized
in year 2000 with the foundation of Financial news is known as one of Asia's greatest forums.
Every April economic and financial experts in Korea and abroad gather to focus on Seoul International
Finance Forum hosted by Financial News, Seoul International Finance Forum serves as a barometer
that prospects the flow of world economy each year and suggests the directions for the financial sector.
Aiming at achieving the development and stability of financial market in Korea, Seoul International Finance
Forum invites world-renowned scholars, economic/financial experts, and high-class government officers
to address and suggest solutions for major challenges in the financial industry of Korea and the world.
The 18th Seoul International Finance Forum spotlights on the financial markets in Korea and abroad
that have shifted dramatically in the recent times. The ongoing low-growth and low-interest-rate policies,
and the financial policies of China, which has grown into G2 after the U.S., have affected the global
financial market as well as the local market in Korea. Confronting the unprecedented New Normal
environment, the financial institutes in Korea should strive to evolve for survival.
'Internet Only Banks', having emerged in Korea's financial market for the first time in 23 years,
will begin business through non-confrontational channels this year. Personal credit will be evaluated
using Big Data and new financial transactions based on the Blockchain will become available.
Under these circumstances, the 18th Seoul International Finance Forum will seek strategies to keep up
with the fast changes under the topic: 'Progress for Innovative Financial Service'
Title : The 18th Seoul International Finance Forum
Theme : Progress for Innovartive Financial Service
Date : Wednesday, April 19 ~ Thursday, April 20, 2017
Location : Grand Ballroom, The Westin Chosun Hotel, Seoul(1F)
Host : The Financial News
Sponsor : Ministry of Strategy and Finance, Financial Services Commission, Financial Supervisory Service,
Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation, Korea Federation of banks, Korea Exchange,
Korea Financial Investment Association, Korea Life Insurance Association, General Insurance
Association of Korea, The Credit Finance Association of Korea, Koea Securities Depository,
Korea Securities Finance Corporation, Koscom
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