The Belgian banking sector is in constant evolution. One of the most important tendencies nowadays is digitalization. In Belgium there are many companies offering solutions to traditional banking institutions to enable them to handle the current needs of the sector. Fin tech companies are among these new players on the market, they are innovating startups building the link between finances and new technology. This publication studies 5 activities within this domain: infrastructure, big data, payment, cybersecurity as well as front-end & back-end solutions.
The first chapter presents the Belgian banking sector in some data, its evolution to the digital world and discusses the different players in this domain. The second part comprises 15 Belgian success stories, whereas the last chapter contains a non-exhaustive list of companies offering innovative solutions in this sector.
Date of publication: August 2016