Top news of the week: 18.02.2020.

#fintech #finserv #digitalbanking #DigitalTransformation #banking #eCommerce #LatAm #healthcare

Fintech

On Feb 17, 2020
@jaypalter shared
“Fintechs — with their growth-over-profitability mindsets and ample funding — play this role within the financial services industry.” The Value of 'Radical' #Fintech Innovation https://t.co/20PJRUd8ED Enlightening read by @AlexH_Johnson https://t.co/4UwM1iewQe
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The Value of 'Radical' Fintech Innovation

Today's crazy idea is often tomorrow's sensible solution.

On Feb 17, 2020
@balderton shared
How can you help startups with D&I? Our head of talent, @itsKiana, speaks to @scarey102 about how to establish robust diversity and inclusion policies and hiring practices from the outset. https://t.co/ivVFE6S3Oi @techworldnews https://t.co/NdsAQe0xs1
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How UK VCs help startups with diversity and inclusion

Venture capital firms are increasingly helping their portfolio companies establish robust diversity and inclusion policies and hiring practices, here's how they do it

On Feb 17, 2020
@AlleyWatch shared
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 2/17/20 https://t.co/JliMkuCzZb via @AlleyWatch https://t.co/ezxysL0bk4
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The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 2/17/20

The notable startup fundings for the week ending 2/15/20 featuring funding details for AdQuick, Course Hero, MoEngage, and much much more.

On Feb 14, 2020
@MeghanMBiro shared
RT @helene_wpli: Destination Asia - next chapter #digitalbanking #fintech #finserv #DigitalTransformation Must read⤵️ https://t.co/DmWnKUeHPi MT @McKinsey V/ @floriansemle Cc @JimMarous @SpirosMargaris @jblefevre60 @CurtisSChin @digitalcloudgal @alvinfoo @chboursin @YuHelenYu @TheRudinGroup https://t.co/AZnuvSxgMb
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The future of banking in Asia

The West has led the world’s banking industry in growth and innovation, but now Asia is tilting the scales. As the pace of growth slows, the Asian banking industry must reinvent itself to ...

On Feb 16, 2020
@RAlexJimenez shared
Portuguese #fintech @ITSCREDIT_SA is developing an app for short-term financial goals https://t.co/YCB6tjzeie via @born2invest #banking #finserv
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Itscredit is developing an app for short-term financial goals

Software company Itscredit specializes in the development of credit solutions and their implementation which strives to improve the credit process from the simulation all the way to the ...

On Feb 17, 2020
@obussmann shared
How DeFi is Building a New Financial System https://t.co/0uIapqFO8G https://t.co/UzREULIKb3
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How DeFi is Building a New Financial System

DeFi made its debut in 2019 and achieved huge user growth in blockchain industry.  Yet DeFi is still far from being widely accepted and therefore has great development potential. This

On Feb 17, 2020
@Finnovista shared
🤳@SoftBank investment in #LatAm this year will target #eCommerce, #healthcare, #Fintech and other industries, as it looks at about 650 firms in the region. https://t.co/qflImR5xQd vía @pymnts https://t.co/ys74G4NMdx
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SoftBank Earmarks $1B For eCommerce, Healthcare And FinTech In LatAm

Investments News: SoftBank will add $1 billion this year to its $5 billion Latin America Fund introduced in 2019, adding to last year's $1.6 billion.

On Feb 18, 2020
@FinTechLabLDN shared
RT @Rahul_J_Mathur: Great review on corporate - startup partnerships from @Siftedeu; 3 pitfalls/challenges from @IotTribe 👉 Underestimating work involved 👉 Over promising results (outside control) 👉 Loss of internal champion Aligns with my learnings at @FinTechLabLDN https://t.co/AeTy6yiyRj
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The three things that kill corporate-startup partnerships

Tanya Suarez, founder of the IoT Tribe, has a 80% success rate on her deeptech programme that introduces startups to corporations. These are her tips.