The Financial Services Knowledge Transfer Network harnesses cutting edge scientific research to support and protect innovation, competitiveness and market stability. Networking events bring together industry insight and scientific knowledge to identify major challenges and build multi-disciplinary teams to pursue research and development into products and processes. The KTN maps the landscape of challenges and resources, both in business and in academia, and provides independent reviews and suggestions for strategic R&D initiatives.
The KTN is led by the needs of the financial services sector and acts as a voice for the sector in discussion with science funding agencies. It encourages business to have a greater role in shaping its own future, and to better anticipate future developments, through close partnership with the science base.