London, 13 December 2018 – Sibos 2018 returned to Sydney, Australia, after a 12-year absence to celebrate its 40th anniversary at International Convention Centre Sydney in the heart of Darling Harbour. The major themes of the event—digitization and collaboration—perfectly captured the multicultural atmosphere of Sydney, and the event welcomed international delegates to discuss the most pressing issues within the banking and securities industries.
This report rounds up the key discussion topics from the event and evaluates how each of these fits into SWIFT’s strategic agenda. Innovation and fintech topics dominated Sibos 2018 with a particular focus on how collaboration across market participants of different sizes could help the industry navigate the various geopolitical uncertainties.
This 36-page Impact Note contains 17 figures. Clients of Aite Group’s Institutional Securities & Investments or Wholesale Banking & Payments service can download this report, the corresponding charts, and the Executive Impact Deck.
This report mentions Alibaba, Ant Financial, ANZ, ASX, Clearstream, Digital Asset, Nomura, Standard Chartered, and SWIFT.