The emergence of blockchain in banking / finance
Influenced by new technologies, the banking sector has been able to come back by integrating e.g. in its practice blockchainin particular, a technology that makes it possible to store and transfer information securely and to optimize certain banking processes (improving the traceability of operations, combating fraud, reducing transaction times, etc.).
Still unknown a few months ago, NFTsThese unique digital tokens, capable of providing ownership and authenticity, exchanged using blockchain technology, are of equal interest to the banking sector. Cryptocurrenciespopularized by bitcoinalso offers many opportunities.
What education should you consider?
While these dematerialized entities, which are blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and NFTs, are experiencing exponential development in the world, French higher education is therefore addressing the issue. Education, at the crossroads of economics, mathematics and computer science applied to the banking and finance world, however, are still quite rare.
Some business schools offer dedicated modules and specializations, often after completing a course at an engineering school. The routes offered by universities are also most often available at Bac + 3 / + 4 levels. Compared to special schools, some have clearly positioned themselves on the subject. This is especially the case Metaverse College orExchange College. The latter, a school specializing in banking and insurance, offers on its Paris campus a program focused solely on new financial professions and the transformation of this industry. This is an Ms 2 Management of cryptocurrency, NFTs and meta-legacy, which leads to the achievement of the title of Administrative Manager, registered with RNCP.
“As a school that drives innovation, emphasizes Islem Ziadi, responsible for the relationship between school and business in this institution, it was important for us to be able to offer training capable of prepare students for tomorrow’s jobs. The codes for this environment are extremely specific. They are subject to specific rules, the control of which can prove to be an incredible option in the banking and finance sector (cryptocurrency, blockchain meta-heritage) but also art (NFT). If this remains unclear to many people, to students who are shaken by the digital, such a path is obvious; and for a school like ours, it is crucial to offer high-level diploma training in line with the expectations of recruitment staff. » During their Ms2 years, Exchange College students focus on financial analysis, market finance, fintech culture, virtual security, asset management and cryptocurrencies, asset management virtual asset management or even meta-investment. Exchange College has already planned the creation of an M1, which can also be followed in shifts, with a speed of one day in school and four in business, every week.
Blockchain, cryptocurrency, NFT: what business opportunities?
All these new professions is not just about developers. The professions are much more diversified than we might like, and tomorrow there will certainly still be others. The panel already spans a wide range today with, for example, product designer, technical writer, NFT consultant / cryptocurrency consultant, data analyst, meta heritage manager, etc.
Opportunities to seize, of course in the banking and finance world, but also insurance, public institutions, large logistics groups… Everyone needs or will quickly need blockchain specialists. Promising business in the world of fintech who have not finished talking about them.