<b>Emerging Trends in Financial Market for 2022</b> In 2022 we can expect to see banking and payments evolve even faster. The speed of digital transformation, new means of payment, and transformations brought by Open Finance are a few of the factors shaping this changing scenario and guiding trends in the financial market. But why is it worth paying attention to trends in the financial market It’s because they allow us to predict upcoming scenarios in a world in constant flux and help both incumbents and fintech companies to align the development of their solutions with the latest innovations in the banking and payments sector. We always have our feelers out to make sure we’re keeping pace of these trends, and one source we often rely on is the futurist and researcher Amy Webb, Director of The Future Today Institute, from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Every year, she presents the Tech Trends Report, an essential reference on the trends set to shape the future and likely to dictate how companies do business from now on. The 15th Tech Trends Report was launched at this year’s SXSW, indicating some strategic trends in technology and including a section with insights for payments. financial, trends, market, 2022, incumbents, report, technology, payments, digital, transformation 7-17 Issue-6 Volume-6 Ms. Renu Bala Sharma