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On May 6, 2020
@JimMarous shared
RT @SpirosMargaris: What’s Cooking with Spiros Margaris? On #Fintech, #Corona, & the #Future https://t.co/s1T7Pp9DJ8 #insurtech #VC #AI #ML @Pr0f3shN3rd @financemagnates @DeepLearn007 @psb_dc @JimMarous @leimer @andi_staub @cgledhill @jblefevre60 @pierrepinna @Xbond49 @FintechCH @helene_wpli https://t.co/sqsJ3CBnIa
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What’s Cooking with Spiros Margaris? On Fintech, Corona, & the Future

What’s Cooking with Spiros Margaris? On Fintech, Corona, & the Future

The venture capitalist, TEDx speaker, influencer, and fintech expert speaks on the state of the fintech industry.

On May 6, 2020
@nextmoney_ shared
Banking the rich and famous: the rise of private digital banks https://t.co/TqjccbpJ0F
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Banking the rich and famous: the rise of private digital banks

Banking the rich and famous: the rise of private digital banks

Private banks have ageing clients, whose trillions will change hands in the next decade. Is going digital the solution for millennial millionaires?

On May 6, 2020
@jaypalter shared
Building a sustainable #fintech business requires more than marketing – it requires PURPOSE! https://t.co/CSAplPNu3G by @psb_dc via @leimer & @SimonCocking https://t.co/T2IKkwWLT3
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Why building a sustainable fintech business requires more than marketing

Why building a sustainable fintech business requires more than marketing

How can fintech and incumbents help steer Main Street small businesses and consumers out of uncertainty and back on track? How do we create a future with purpose?

On May 7, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Revolut: over-hyped and immature? Yes and no … https://t.co/cAeDeIEdmt by @Chris_Skinner
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Revolut: over-hyped and immature? Yes and no …

Revolut: over-hyped and immature? Yes and no …

Last October I wrote a piece on Revolut, questioning its valuation which, at that time, was estimated to be anything up to $10 billion: They claim to have 8M customers. Let’s assume *all* ...

On May 7, 2020
@davemcclure shared
RT @Techmeme: Report: VC funding in Latin America more than doubled YoY to a record $4.6B in 2019 across 440 deals, compared to ~$2B invested in 2018 across 463 deals (@bayareawriter / Crunchbase News) https://t.co/PBclLvLk6d https://t.co/hNqRsLYuQ6
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Report: VC Funding In Latin America More Than Doubled To A Record $4.6B In 2019

Report: VC Funding In Latin America More Than Doubled To A Record $4.6B In 2019

2019 was also a record year in terms of fundraising in Latin America, according to LAVCA.

On May 6, 2020
@InnFin shared
Don't miss this upcoming @awscloud webinar! 🕑Wednesday May 27th 15:00 BST 🚀Can private funding continue to support sector growth? 🔥Much more 🗣️Speakers from @awscloud @AugmentumF @InnFin @anthemis and @OakNorth! Register: https://t.co/AdcGX9O9k0 https://t.co/UOYwRcze8x
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UKIR FinTech Investment Trends: Market Analysis and Tips for Founders

UKIR FinTech Investment Trends: Market Analysis and Tips for Founders

AWS has the services to help you build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability and reliability.

On May 7, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Countingup raises £4m to accelerate banking and accounting for small businesses https://t.co/doENRcXjZO by @thefintechtimes
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Countingup raises £4m to accelerate banking and accounting for small businesses

Countingup raises £4m to accelerate banking and accounting for small businesses

Counting, the business current account that automates your accounting, has received the backing of leading fintech investors. The London-based startup has raised £4m in a bridge round of ...

On May 7, 2020
@FrankJSchwab shared
7 Questions with @PauBSBS of @InnoCells (@BancoSabadell) https://t.co/S4dgaEME1C @FinTechForum_DE @SamarthShekharS @SpirosMargaris @rundshagenm @Ypsilon_Zet @Tanya_amy @mkleinkronberg @thepsironi @KorschinowskiSv @JuergenKob @UrsBolt @s_alhammad https://t.co/NWp9l3CQue
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7 Questions with Paula Blazquez Solano of InnoCells (Banco Sabadell)

7 Questions with Paula Blazquez Solano of InnoCells (Banco Sabadell)

Bud is an Open Banking startup based out of the UK, which helps banks entering the new era of open banking services. I believe COVID19 will have a significant impact on Venture …