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Monthly report: January 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like Jim Marous and Alex Jiménez, discussing hashtags such as #FinTech , #banking and #finserv.
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Commercial lines insurtech: A pathway to digital

On Jan 4, 2019
@FGraillot shared
How technology could help insurers digitize their 'commercial lines' products. (BestOf) #InsurTech #FinTech #AI ➡️https://t.co/n679igeFWF https://t.co/aA83d9WtY5
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Rather than fear the disruptive potential of insurtechs, commercial line insurance executives should view innovations in insurance technology as a catalyst for digitization.

www.mckinsey.com
On Jan 4, 2019
@FGraillot shared
How technology could help insurers digitize their 'commercial lines' products. (BestOf) #InsurTech #FinTech #AI ➡️https://t.co/n679igeFWF https://t.co/aA83d9WtY5
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Commercial lines insurtech: A pathway to digital

Rather than fear the disruptive potential of insurtechs, commercial line insurance executives should view innovations in insurance technology as a catalyst for digitization.

UK banking sector sees 'significant threat' from fintech

On Jan 10, 2019
@FGraillot shared
Interesting to see banks finally considering #UX as a key success factor in Financial Services (on top of trust). #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/aJwfKsb5wi
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The banking industry sees fintech start-ups as a 'significant threat' for 2019 to the big players in the industry.

finance.yahoo.com
On Jan 10, 2019
@FGraillot shared
Interesting to see banks finally considering #UX as a key success factor in Financial Services (on top of trust). #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/aJwfKsb5wi
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UK banking sector sees 'significant threat' from fintech

The banking industry sees fintech start-ups as a 'significant threat' for 2019 to the big players in the industry.

As Bitcoin sinks, industry startups are forced to cut back

On Jan 12, 2019
@FGraillot shared
As the cryptocurrency market is low, what's the impact on #blockchain startups. #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/7eHWY4I4ZS
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Bitmain, Huobi, ConsenSys and Steemit are among the cryptocurrency startups to complete layoffs in the last month.

techcrunch.com
On Jan 12, 2019
@FGraillot shared
As the cryptocurrency market is low, what's the impact on #blockchain startups. #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/7eHWY4I4ZS
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As Bitcoin sinks, industry startups are forced to cut back

Bitmain, Huobi, ConsenSys and Steemit are among the cryptocurrency startups to complete layoffs in the last month.

8 trends that will reshape the fintech landscape in 2019

On Jan 18, 2019
@JimMarous shared
RT @Xbond49: 8 #trends that will reshape the #fintech #landscape in 2019 https://t.co/UBRjBwAo1s #chatbot #OpenBanking #BusinessIntelligence @helene_wpli @alvinfoo @sallyeaves @JimMarous @SpirosMargaris @SpirosMargaris @chboursin @psb_dc @TopCyberNews @ipfconline1 @JolaBurnett @akwyz @ahier https://t.co/G3xABqUXcn
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With the world becoming one enormous marketplace, we have seen a constant change in how businesses take place. This has been further fueled by new technologies and rapidly evolving customer expectations. ...

www.cuinsight.com
On Jan 18, 2019
@JimMarous shared
RT @Xbond49: 8 #trends that will reshape the #fintech #landscape in 2019 https://t.co/UBRjBwAo1s #chatbot #OpenBanking #BusinessIntelligence @helene_wpli @alvinfoo @sallyeaves @JimMarous @SpirosMargaris @SpirosMargaris @chboursin @psb_dc @TopCyberNews @ipfconline1 @JolaBurnett @akwyz @ahier https://t.co/G3xABqUXcn
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8 trends that will reshape the fintech landscape in 2019

With the world becoming one enormous marketplace, we have seen a constant change in how businesses take place. This has been further fueled by new technologies and rapidly evolving customer ...

The Artificial Intelligence Gap Between Megabanks, Community Banks And Credit Unions

On Jan 14, 2019
@BrettKing shared
RT @rshevlin: The Artificial Intelligence Gap Between Megabanks, Community Banks And Credit Unions https://t.co/Xf8cNB4Ghf Smaller banks need a better #data strategy, not more #AI investments New #FintechSnarkTank post on @Forbes #fintech #banking https://t.co/7YeqMocLti
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There is a growing gap in AI investment and utilization between large and small banks which will enable the larger ones to garner even more market share away from the smaller ones.

www.forbes.com
On Jan 14, 2019
@BrettKing shared
RT @rshevlin: The Artificial Intelligence Gap Between Megabanks, Community Banks And Credit Unions https://t.co/Xf8cNB4Ghf Smaller banks need a better #data strategy, not more #AI investments New #FintechSnarkTank post on @Forbes #fintech #banking https://t.co/7YeqMocLti
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The Artificial Intelligence Gap Between Megabanks, Community Banks And Credit Unions

There is a growing gap in AI investment and utilization between large and small banks which will enable the larger ones to garner even more market share away from the smaller ones.

Why all Canadians should care about open banking

On Jan 10, 2019
@jaypalter shared
Why all Canadians should care about #openbanking https://t.co/yBY3UgjwAc by Lisa Shields of @FI_SPAN via @SueBrittonFGS #fintech #Canada #banks #banking https://t.co/FkNfip0TYV
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Removing opacity and friction from everyday financial activities in favour of transparency will improve competition and lower costs for individual Canadians and increase productivity for Canadian businesses

www.theglobeandmail.com
On Jan 10, 2019
@jaypalter shared
Why all Canadians should care about #openbanking https://t.co/yBY3UgjwAc by Lisa Shields of @FI_SPAN via @SueBrittonFGS #fintech #Canada #banks #banking https://t.co/FkNfip0TYV
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Why all Canadians should care about open banking

Removing opacity and friction from everyday financial activities in favour of transparency will improve competition and lower costs for individual Canadians and increase productivity for ...

Fintech courses put facts at the fingertips

On Jan 10, 2019
@JimMarous shared
RT @FinMKTG: Fintech courses put facts at the #fingertips https://t.co/DrUxrAzOIN #fintech #ArtificialIntelligence #blockchain #DataAnalytics via @Xbond49 @evankirstel @KirkDBorne @TamaraMcCleary @schmarzo @NevilleGaunt @SpirosMargaris @psb_dc @KMcDSAP @alvinfoo @Paula_Piccard https://t.co/P4Xqhp1f4c
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With ambitions of supplying fintech leadership beyond Hong Kong to mainland China and the international job market, local universities are launching several postgraduate courses in fintech in 2019 for people working in finance, technology, regulation or fintech itself. That is why it took ...

www.scmp.com
On Jan 10, 2019
@JimMarous shared
RT @FinMKTG: Fintech courses put facts at the #fingertips https://t.co/DrUxrAzOIN #fintech #ArtificialIntelligence #blockchain #DataAnalytics via @Xbond49 @evankirstel @KirkDBorne @TamaraMcCleary @schmarzo @NevilleGaunt @SpirosMargaris @psb_dc @KMcDSAP @alvinfoo @Paula_Piccard https://t.co/P4Xqhp1f4c
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Fintech courses put facts at the fingertips

With ambitions of supplying fintech leadership beyond Hong Kong to mainland China and the international job market, local universities are launching several postgraduate courses in fintech ...

Have we understimated the potential of fintech?

On Jan 23, 2019
@FinTechLabLDN shared
We are delighted to be mentioned in the @Telegraph as an example of nurturing fintech talent https://t.co/yBJlnxaeIa #FinTechLab19
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Financial technology, or fintech, is a real UK success story, but it should be pursued and exploited still further with an expansionist mindset.

www.telegraph.co.uk
On Jan 23, 2019
@FinTechLabLDN shared
We are delighted to be mentioned in the @Telegraph as an example of nurturing fintech talent https://t.co/yBJlnxaeIa #FinTechLab19
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Have we understimated the potential of fintech?

Financial technology, or fintech, is a real UK success story, but it should be pursued and exploited still further with an expansionist mindset.

Top Influencers

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Co-Publisher, The Financial Brand Owner, The Digital Banking Report Keynote Speaker, Author and Advisor Top 10 #Fintech Influencer @FintechMafia member

Follow 15.8k Followers

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#Fintech Strategist. Following #Payments, #DigitalBanking, #InsurTech, #DigitalMarketing, #Innovation, and #Morrissey. Member of @fintechmafia. Views my own!

Follow 2.8k Followers

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A little twitter bot for fintech news by @Aden_76. Hire my maker https://t.co/kQernCkDdv

Follow 4.8k Followers

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VC investor @AXAVentures | #Startup, #VC, #FinTech, #InsurTech, #Blockchain | Formerly @Newfund @BCGinFrance

Follow 15.4k Followers

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Head of Innovation, Fintech Strategy, Curator, Connector, Advisor, Writer, Speaker [San Francisco, Boston, New York, London, Madrid, 35K]

Follow 18.4k Followers

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FINTECH Circle Innovate connects established financial services firms and FinTech companies igniting collaboration in innovation.

Follow 3.8k Followers

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Passionate about sharing and inspiring people of latest trends in business transformation through digitalization and innovation. Opinions are mine.

Follow 16.1k Followers

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Co-founder of @button, building an amazing company with a team I love. Formerly at Braintree/Venmo, Google and PayPal. Write at http://t.co/sOKRZiyaYP.

Follow 8.6k Followers

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CEO & Co-founder @SeccoBank #FinTech #FinServ #Technologist #Futurist #Innovator #Speaker #Writer

Follow 28.4k Followers

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Accelerating Fintech Entrepreneurship Organizer @FINNOSUMMIT and #FSChallenge

Follow 2.2k Followers

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Director of Research, Cornerstone Advisors. Author of Smarter Bank, and Snarketing column on The Financial Brand #fintech #SmarterBank

Follow 11.8k Followers

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Network of innovative entrepreneurs, angels and companies in financial services technology & senior thought leaders and financiers in UK's City and Canary Wharf

Follow 11.4k Followers

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Shaping the future of financial services

Follow 28.7k Followers

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CrunchBase is the leading platform to discover innovative companies and the people behind them.

Follow 114.9k Followers

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Author of https://t.co/RULRl1jBhr, Founder https://t.co/a7fiipysty, Speaker | @AmerBanker Innovator of the Year | WVNJ Radio Show Host | #FinTech

Follow 26.3k Followers

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Strategist, speaker & Chief Engagement Officer helping #leaders use social networks to build #personalbrand, #influence & #socialcapital in #finserv & #fintech.

Follow 4.6k Followers

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Hong Kong's platform supercharging the growth of the #FinTech eco-system. Connecting start-ups, events and people. Register now on http://t.co/eJL6WUawJj

Follow 7.7k Followers

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London-based mentorship program uniting European #FinTech start-ups and banks | @accenture

Follow 9.1k Followers

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Europe’s Largest Accelerator for Technology Businesses Innovating in the Finance, Retail and Future Cities Sectors. 200+ Member Companies.

Follow 14.1k Followers

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FinTech Week celebrates the intersection of finance and technology. #fintech

Follow 2.5k Followers