The financial sector, perhaps more so than others, is sensitive to geopolitical oscillations and requires a strict set of rules to operate. Often it is first in line to respond to new regulatory conditions and policy changes. On top of the emerging geopolitical challenges the financial sector is also undergoing a technological revolution opening up enormous opportunities for some while increasing the risks for others. What are the financing models that will be offered to the clients of tomorrow? How exposed is the sector to geopolitical risks? How do we make sure that opportunities offered by innovation do not introduce new risks to the system?