Top news of the week: 28.07.2020.

Finance, Economics, Bank, United Kingdom, Google, Venture capital

Fintech

On Jul 27, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Crypto Long & Short: Where Fintech Ends and Crypto Begins https://t.co/dg6Vo87pLq by @Coindesk 2020-07-27 00:15:38
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Crypto Long & Short: Where Fintech Ends and Crypto Begins

Crypto Long & Short: Where Fintech Ends and Crypto Begins

Parts of fintech may be embracing crypto, but Noelle Acheson argues that doesn’t mean crypto _is_ fintech – it’s more than that.

On Jul 26, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Insight to the Middle East: Bridging a GAP between the UK and Saudi Arabia Through Fintech https://t.co/r1wpGkbH37 by @thefintechtimes 2020-07-26 17:01:04
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Insight to the Middle East: Bridging a GAP between the UK and Saudi Arabia Through Fintech

Insight to the Middle East: Bridging a GAP between the UK and Saudi Arabia Through Fintech

The United Kingdom's Fintech industry is the largest in Europe, which attracted $4.9b investment in 2019 across 359 deals. There is also a coherent Fintech Sector Strategy, published in ...

On Jul 27, 2020
@AlleyWatch shared
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 7/27/20 ft @creatoriq https://t.co/YDKmjLhqlm via @AlleyWatch
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The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 7/27/20

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 7/27/20

The notable startup fundings for the week ending 7/25/20 featuring funding details for Talkdesk, Meemo, Chowbus, and much much more.

On Jul 26, 2020
@RAlexJimenez shared
The nimble enterprise: How to balance #innovation and execution https://t.co/hilbxuokEw
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The nimble enterprise: How to balance innovation and execution

The nimble enterprise: How to balance innovation and execution

Innovation is top of mind for many large organizations. However, most "innovation recipes" are created for smaller companies.

On Jul 27, 2020
@cgledhill shared
“Brits have taken #fintech innovation to the heart of their everyday lives, with the UK fintech adoption rate now at 71 per cent” https://t.co/zEpVo8Y7FS https://t.co/eIDaMQmntA
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Sowing the seeds for the next stage of fintech success

Sowing the seeds for the next stage of fintech success

Fintech in the UK has grown at breakneck speed.  In 2010 it accounted for just four per cent of venture

On Jul 26, 2020
@FGraillot shared
Interesting perspective on China's move around the #Blockchain technology. #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/oQ7RabZQvv
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Money Reimagined: China’s ‘Cold War’ Blockchain Strategy

Money Reimagined: China’s ‘Cold War’ Blockchain Strategy

China's new digital currency and Blockchain Services Network are part of a national plan to escape U.S. financial hegemony.

On Jul 26, 2020
@Stocktwits shared
RT @jfc_3_: Financial History: Sunday Reads • A Short History of Tontines • The Allure of Public Markets • SPACs in the South Sea Bubble? • The Birth of Investment Trusts • Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction https://t.co/31Z7Jn1CMa
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Financial Contraptions

Financial Contraptions

Visualizing History  IPOs for the Long Run  From the Archives The Art of Wall Street Investing...

On Jul 27, 2020
@Chris_Skinner shared
Silicon roundabout? More like Silicon car crash! https://t.co/GTY6pVk3NN
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How London’s Silicon Roundabout dream turned into a nightmare

How London’s Silicon Roundabout dream turned into a nightmare

Politicians thought they could create a new Silicon Valley in London’s East End. But they ended up making things bigger, not better