Tuesday 09 March 2021 by Liz Lumley
Senior leaders in the lending and financial services space gathered to answer our signature session – The Big Question Debate – at FTT Lending 3.0. As with all of our Big Question Debates, all panellists come into the debate with no more prep than the opportunity to spend five minutes ‘on stage’ answering the question.
A bank is a regulated entity that takes deposits and offers loans. It was the lucrative nature of the latter part of a bank’s remit that allowed financial institutions to offer the former to consumers at a relatively low cost. But that was the old world – a world of balancing cheque books, inconvenient branch