The Nigeria Fintech & Financial Inclusion Roundtable 2024 is set for Friday, April 26, 2024 in Lagos under the theme, “The Role of Fintech & Financial Inclusion in Citizen Empowerment and Economic Growth.”
In a statement, Prince Cookey, the convener of the Roundtable, said the event would be a unique convergence of top executives and stakeholder groups from banking, fintech, telecom, insurance, the media community and the general public.
Cookey, who is also the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Business Journal, listed the objectives/expectations from the Roundtable to include an evaluation of the growth of fintechs in the Nigerian financial system in the past 10 years, an analysis of the marriage and dichotomy between banks and fintechs, an exploration of the convergence of banking, telecom, and insurance in terms of financial inclusion, an evaluation of the challenges of fintechs and financial inclusion in Nigeria, and a projection of the future of the two financial concepts going forward.
He added that the event is free to attend for interested professionals in the banking, fintech, telecom, capital market, and insurance spaces, as well as members of the general public.
The Business Journal Publisher solicited corporate support from public and private sector institutions in Nigeria for the overall success of the event.
He added that The Nigeria Fintech and Financial Roundtable would be an annual event going forward.