Top news of the week: 05.11.2020.

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Fintech

On Nov 4, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Nadifin fintech acceleraotr announces 2020 cohort https://t.co/7yaArUuAko by @Finextra 2020-11-04 16:02:00
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Nadifin fintech accelerator announces 2020 cohort

Nadifin fintech accelerator announces 2020 cohort

After 120+ applications from around the globe, the NadiFin Fintech Accelerator Program powered by MiddleGame Ventures, in partnership with Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) and Standard ...

On Nov 5, 2020
@dgwbirch shared
Ajit Tripathi: Is PayPal Good for Bitcoin? “Is the crypto party over now? No, in fact it’s just about to get much bigger but less entertaining. Banks won.” https://t.co/GffRb9Ulvi
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Bitcoin Is Good for PayPal, but Is PayPal Good for Bitcoin?

Bitcoin Is Good for PayPal, but Is PayPal Good for Bitcoin?

PayPal's embrace of crypto brings a potential 345 million people into the ecosystem. But where banks go, regulators follow.

On Nov 5, 2020
@BrettKing shared
RT @AnneBoden: My new book Banking On It - first review now in: https://t.co/Inhj5es2iN via @AltFiNews
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On Nov 5, 2020
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ING to shed 1000 jobs; reins in digital banking ambitions https://t.co/Gn58dfuUqd by @Finextra 2020-11-05 09:13:00
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ING to shed 1000 jobs; reins in digital banking ambitions

ING to shed 1000 jobs; reins in digital banking ambitions

ING is shelving plans to develop a unified digital experience for customers in overseas markets, taking a €140 million hit in capitalised software costs against the programme.

On Nov 4, 2020
@leimer shared
RT @UrvashiPrakash: Could #NewZealand get any more awesomer?! Love it! #NZ #regulator creates specialist roles in #fintech and #ESG https://t.co/DdgEhO7UUE
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NZ regulator creates specialist roles in fintech and ESG

NZ regulator creates specialist roles in fintech and ESG

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has announced the appointment of two new specialist roles focused on deepening the regulator’s expertise in two evolving and important sectors: ...

On Nov 5, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Incumbents Go Partner Scouting, Seek Intelligent Tech To Scale https://t.co/Epac5bC5p8 by @BernardLunn 2020-11-05 06:00:02
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Incumbents Go Partner Scouting, Seek Intelligent Tech To Scale

Incumbents Go Partner Scouting, Seek Intelligent Tech To Scale

Tokio Marine has teamed up with AI powered claims technology provider Tractable to accelerate its claims processing. The partnership enables the insurer to use computer vision to assess ...

On Nov 4, 2020
@jaypalter shared
What’s next for post-#pandemic #fintech #innovation? https://t.co/71wKcaY919 via @KVanderhoydonk
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What’s next for post-pandemic fintech innovation?

What’s next for post-pandemic fintech innovation?

By Brannan Coady, CEO Netsells Group, CPO YourParkingSpace, Even before 2020, FinTech was fundamentally transforming the way financial services operate. Established market players have been ...

On Nov 5, 2020
@Chris_Skinner shared
RT @mikulaja: @Chris_Skinner Thanks for sharing Chris -- I've been thinking about this as well. The increasingly sharp changes in regulatory envir across administrations is sure to drive uncertainty. Wrote a bit about how a Biden admin may impact regulation & fintech here: https://t.co/2DYsCfxTLj
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How Would a Biden Presidency Impact Fintech?

How Would a Biden Presidency Impact Fintech?

Credit Scores Hit A High, Startups & User Trust, Fintech Rebundling