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I recently hosted the FinTech University – FU for short – for BBVA in Madrid. #FU @CIBBVA pic.twitter.com/RUqVEDgPgg — Chris Skinner (@Chris_Skinner) June 20, 2016 It was a grand day out full of BBVA companies and partners including Simple, Holvi, Atom, Eris, N26 and more.  The whole day was filmed and …

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Need some #FinTech Education?

FU

I recently hosted the FinTech University – FU for short – for BBVA in Madrid. #FU @CIBBVA pic.twitter.com/RUqVEDgPgg — Chris Skinner (@Chris_Skinner) June 20, 2016 It was a grand day out full of BBVA companies and partners including Simple, Holvi, Atom, Eris, N26 and more.  The …

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Things worth reading: 29th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Stressed out Bezos passes Buffett, becomes third-richest person: Forbes MasterCard and PayPal in alliance talks Deutsche Bank: problems of scale Lloyds cuts a further 3,000 jobs and doubles branch closure plan Goldman says oil’s rebalancing remains fragile amid macro …

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Things worth reading: 28th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Santander cautiously confident despite worries of a slowdown Federal Reserve hints at sooner-than-expected rate rise as economic risks recede Challenger banks defy Brexit vote with booming revenues Standard Chartered hires IMF’s José Viñals as new chairman Lloyds to slash …

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The Rise of #Fintech Asia

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I just spent a weekend in Thailand at the Techsauce Summit.  It was a great conference, and it reminded me of the time I’ve spent in Asia lately.  After the books Digital Bank and ValueWeb were translated into Korean, Chinese and soon to be Japanese, …

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Things worth reading: 27th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Deutsche Boerse wins investor support for London Stock Exchange merger Australia’s big banks team up to challenge Apple on mobile payment apps Hedge funds see $20.7bn outflows in June Credit card firms ignore persistent debt, says FCA Virgin Money …

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Things worth reading: 21st July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Morgan Stanley hits CEO’s bond trading target, surprising analysts Senior HSBC exec released on $1m bail in $3.5bn US forex trading probe Revealed: the biggest companies in the world in 2016 U.S. sues to seize $1 billion in assets …

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Things worth reading: 19th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Labour pledges national investment bank to mobilise £500bn World’s 20 biggest banks rack up £252bn ‘conduct costs’ in five years This Bank of England chart shows how the rich got richer and the poor got poorer since 2010 US …

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Things worth reading: 18th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … How a whistleblower describes the mis-selling tactics of packaged bank accounts at Lloyds Bank Why Italy’s banking crisis will shake the eurozone to its core Royal Bank of Scotland Ross McEwan on Brexit: it’s not a banking crisis – …

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Things worth reading: 15th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include: Mobile-only bank Starling wins its licence Federal Reserve policymakers signal no rush to raise U.S. rates Pound jumps as Bank keeps rates on hold City watchdog battles to ban ‘reckless’ payday lender Who is Philip Hammond, Britain’s new Chancellor, and …

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Featured Post

Need some #FinTech Education?

FU

I recently hosted the FinTech University – FU for short – for BBVA in Madrid. #FU @CIBBVA pic.twitter.com/RUqVEDgPgg — Chris Skinner (@Chris_Skinner) June 20, 2016 It was a grand day out full of BBVA companies and partners including Simple, Holvi, Atom, Eris, N26 and more.  The …

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Recent Posts

Need some #FinTech Education?

FU

I recently hosted the FinTech University – FU for short – for BBVA in Madrid. #FU @CIBBVA pic.twitter.com/RUqVEDgPgg — Chris Skinner (@Chris_Skinner) June 20, 2016 It was a grand day out full of BBVA companies and partners including Simple, Holvi, Atom, Eris, N26 and more.  The …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 29th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Stressed out Bezos passes Buffett, becomes third-richest person: Forbes MasterCard and PayPal in alliance talks Deutsche Bank: problems of scale Lloyds cuts a further 3,000 jobs and doubles branch closure plan Goldman says oil’s rebalancing remains fragile amid macro …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 28th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Santander cautiously confident despite worries of a slowdown Federal Reserve hints at sooner-than-expected rate rise as economic risks recede Challenger banks defy Brexit vote with booming revenues Standard Chartered hires IMF’s José Viñals as new chairman Lloyds to slash …

Read More »

The Rise of #Fintech Asia

dragon

I just spent a weekend in Thailand at the Techsauce Summit.  It was a great conference, and it reminded me of the time I’ve spent in Asia lately.  After the books Digital Bank and ValueWeb were translated into Korean, Chinese and soon to be Japanese, …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 27th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Deutsche Boerse wins investor support for London Stock Exchange merger Australia’s big banks team up to challenge Apple on mobile payment apps Hedge funds see $20.7bn outflows in June Credit card firms ignore persistent debt, says FCA Virgin Money …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 21st July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Morgan Stanley hits CEO’s bond trading target, surprising analysts Senior HSBC exec released on $1m bail in $3.5bn US forex trading probe Revealed: the biggest companies in the world in 2016 U.S. sues to seize $1 billion in assets …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 19th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … Labour pledges national investment bank to mobilise £500bn World’s 20 biggest banks rack up £252bn ‘conduct costs’ in five years This Bank of England chart shows how the rich got richer and the poor got poorer since 2010 US …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 18th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include … How a whistleblower describes the mis-selling tactics of packaged bank accounts at Lloyds Bank Why Italy’s banking crisis will shake the eurozone to its core Royal Bank of Scotland Ross McEwan on Brexit: it’s not a banking crisis – …

Read More »

Things worth reading: 15th July 2016

Things we’re reading today include: Mobile-only bank Starling wins its licence Federal Reserve policymakers signal no rush to raise U.S. rates Pound jumps as Bank keeps rates on hold City watchdog battles to ban ‘reckless’ payday lender Who is Philip Hammond, Britain’s new Chancellor, and …

Read More »