You may be eligible for a subsidy - get up to 90% off

Ready to disrupt payments?

Get a 360 view of the payments landscape from the shoulders of giants.

Course Date: 7th February - 7th May 2022
Applications close: 1st February 2022

The World’s Largest Payments Specialisation Online

Payments in Digital Finance is a CFTE programme created in collaboration with the Budapest Institute of Banking, designed for finance professionals to get a comprehensive understanding of how the rise of digital currencies and changing customer behaviour drive the evolution of money.

Did you know?

It is estimated that by 2023, the number of cashless transactions globally will surpass 1 trillion.

 

 

 Stripe, a digital payments company, has been valued at $95 billion, making it the most valuable startup in the history of Silicon Valley.

In the last three years, the value of the digital payments market has increased by more than 50%, reaching $4.7 trillion in 2020.

It is predicted that revenue from blockchain platforms and services will grow from $4 billion in 2020 to $199 billion by 2030.

It is estimated that by 2023, the number of cashless transactions globally will surpass 1 trillion.

 

 Stripe, a digital payments company, has been valued at $95 billion, making it the most valuable startup in the history of Silicon Valley.

 

In the last three years, the value of the digital payments market has increased by more than 50%, reaching $4.7 trillion in 2020.

 

It is predicted that revenue from blockchain platforms and services will grow from $4 billion in 2020 to $199 billion by 2030.

Company Sponsored

Apply as a Singaporean Citizen or a Permanent Resident (PR)

The Payments Specialisation has been accredited under the Institute of Banking and Finance Financial Training Scheme (IBF-FTS) which provides course fee subsidies to company sponsored Singaporean citizens and permanent residents.

Singaporean citizens and permanent residents (PR) under the age of 40 are eligible for a 80% subsidy. Those over the age of 40 are eligible for a 90% subsidy. This makes the Payments Specialisation heavily discounted – get the course for only SGD 135 – SGD 270.

Before applying, please check that your sponsoring company is listed in the Financial Institutions Directory to make sure you are eligible for the IBF-FTS funding. All participants are required to successfully complete the course within 3 months from the date of enrolment. Incomplete programmes will not be eligible for funding claims and the full enrolment fee (SGD 1350) will be charged.

Participants already enrolled in the Payments Specialisation are not eligible for the subsidy, even if still in progress with the course.

Singaporean Citizens and PRs under 40

1350SGD 270 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 1350 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (80%): 1080 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 270 SGD

Singaporean Citizens and PRs over 40

1350SGD 135 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 1350 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (90%): 1215 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 135 SGD

Not eligible for IBF-FTS funding? Enrol here.

This specialisation is taught by unicorn builders. disruptive entrepreneurs. Fortune500 Leaders. technology experts. payments regulators.

Course Curriculum

CFTE offers the world’s largest online specialisation course on the topic of payments. Gain an in-depth understanding with our Full Payments course designed for individuals who aspire to excel and boost their career through a complex understanding of the fundamentals, current trends and future of Payments.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize and differentiate between traditional and new payment methods
  • Identify the key players in the payments ecosystem and understand the fundamentals of the payment stack
  • Explore the role and importance of regulations in the payments industry and analyse regional differences
  • Appreciate new technologies that are enabling product innovation in payments
  • Explain new business models in payments and identify different monetization strategies 
  • Learn how successful digital payment transformation programmes are designed and executed

Curriculum: 

Designed for your learning goals

Start on 7th February 2022

Apply and secure your seat in the next intake.

Finish in less than 3 months, earn 29 CPD hours

Allocate 4 hours per week.

Shareable Certificate

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What our Alumni say about the Specialisation

Excellent course for anyone that needs payment foundation, it has it all.
Senior consultant for payments solutions
It is a great specialization for anyone interested to learn the Payments domain and become familiar with what's in store for Digital Payments!
Rahul Dua, Product Manager at Amazon
I enjoyed the programme of payments in digital finance. Learned a lot of new things that help understand mechanisms and innovate. Thanks a lot!
Project Analyst
It is a great specialization for anyone interested to learn the Payments domain and become familiar with what's in store for Digital Payments!
Rahul Dua, Product Manager at Amazon
Excellent course for anyone that needs payment foundation, it has it all.
Senior consultant for payments solutions
I enjoyed the programme of payments in digital finance. Learned a lot of new things that help understand mechanisms and innovate. Thanks a lot!
Project Analyst
Excellent course for anyone that needs payment foundation, it has it all.
Senior consultant for payments solutions
It is a great specialization for anyone interested to learn the Payments domain and become familiar with what's in store for Digital Payments!
Rahul Dua, Product Manager at Amazon
I enjoyed the programme of payments in digital finance. Learned a lot of new things that help understand mechanisms and innovate. Thanks a lot!
Project Analyst
Would you recommend this specialisation to a friend or colleague?
Yes 94%
Do you find that this specialisation adds value to your career development?
Yes 92%

Our alumni come from diverse backgrounds:

Learn about Fintech with up to 90% off the price

A specialisation designed for the industry, by the industry.

Singaporean Citizens and PRs under 40

1350SGD 270 SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 1350 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (80%): 1080 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 270 SGD

Singaporean Citizens and PRs over 40

1350SGD 135SGD
  • Original Full Course Price: 1350 SGD
  • Enhanced Funding Support (90%): 1215 SGD
  • Total Payable Fee: 135 SGD

Not eligible for IBF-FTS funding? Enrol here.

Why learn at CFTE?

Online & Self-paced

Learn whenever. Learn wherever. Your learning track is flexible to your goals.

Global View

Our courses offers a 360 view on the topic, focused on what matters.

Expert-led

Our courses are curated by 200+ finance experts who know what skills you must learn.

Online & Self-paced

Learn whenever. Learn wherever. Your learning track is flexible to your goals.

Global View

Our courses offers a 360 view on the topic, focused on what matters.

Expert-led

Our courses are curated by 200+ finance experts who know what skills you must learn.

FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers about our specialisation

Anyone who wants to have a solid understanding of payments should take this specialisation. Either to lead projects, a team or innovation applicable the world of payments.

At CFTE, we pride ourselves in offering courses for professionals, by professionals and offering a global view – this is how we compare with the market. This is done through videos, readings, and insights from CEOs to make the learning experience accessible. You will be able to take the course fully online and at your own pace, so you can be in charge of your proper upskilling. At CFTE, we believe there is an urgent need for all to learn the right skills for a world of digital finance, and we support all initiatives that are supporting the same goal.

We break our programmes into two types: short courses and specialisations. Our specialisations are a bundle of all of our short courses relating to an overarching topic. Specialisations allow learners to get a comprehensive and well-rounded understanding of a given topic in its many areas. If you have previous experience on this specialisation’s subject or you are interested in learning more about a specific area of it, you can enrol in the individual course that covers your area of interest, instead of taking the whole specialisation. Feel free to chat with us if you’d like some advise on which one would suit you best!

This course is accredited by the IBF Financial Training Scheme. To benefit from the IBF subsidy, you must be either a Singaporean citizen or a permanent resident, you must be sponsored by a company listed on the Financial Institutions Directory, and you must be physically in Singapore.

Individuals aged 40 or above will benefit from 90% discount, those younger will be eligible to claim 80% off.  

If you don’t meet the eligibility criteria, you can enrol without applying to for the subsidy here.

There are no strict prerequisites for taking the course. The Payments in Digital Finance specialisation aims to provide anyone interested in finance (in its wider definition) with a general overview of the trends in payments and digital finance, with the right balance between content that is easily accessible but that also provides insightful knowledge.

Yes, you will receive a digital certificate upon successful completion of the course. This certificate is digital so it can be shared at any time and embedded into your online professional profile.

We accept all major credit cards and debit cards. Please note that you will have 3 months to complete the course. If not completed on time, you will no longer benefit from the subsidy which would make you liable to pay the full price.