What is the future of banking?

From Prof. Raghavendra Rau’s Garden Talk “Where does money come from?
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The future of banking is likely to involve a combination of traditional financial institutions and emerging technologies. Some of the key trends that are likely to shape the future of banking include:

Digitalization: The use of digital technologies, such as mobile banking apps and online payment platforms, is likely to continue to increase in the banking sector. This could lead to a shift towards more convenient and efficient digital banking services.

Increased competition: The rise of alternative financial service providers, such as fintech companies and online lenders, is likely to increase competition in the banking industry. This could lead to a wider range of options for consumers and potentially lower costs.

Potential impacts of emerging technologies: The development of technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) could have significant impacts on the banking industry in the future. For example, these technologies could be used to improve the security and efficiency of financial transactions, or to enable the development of new financial products and services.

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