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Monthly report: December 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 168 influencers like Jim Marous and Alex Jiménez, discussing hashtags such as #fintech , #finserv and #banking.
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Breaking Banks Fintech

On May 25, 2017
@brettking shared
RT @VoiceAmBusiness: AI and Fintech: Solutions and Challenges @brettking @Breakingbanks1 @JoAnnBarefoot @tonyseba @Soulmachines Live Now https://t.co/CTRK36UwTk
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Many industries have been revolutionized by technology in the last decade. Books, Music, TV, Communications, and now it's happening to our money.

www.voiceamerica.com
On May 25, 2017
@brettking shared
RT @VoiceAmBusiness: AI and Fintech: Solutions and Challenges @brettking @Breakingbanks1 @JoAnnBarefoot @tonyseba @Soulmachines Live Now https://t.co/CTRK36UwTk
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Breaking Banks Fintech

Many industries have been revolutionized by technology in the last decade. Books, Music, TV, Communications, and now it's happening to our money.

The Use of AI in Banking is Set to Explode

On Jan 24, 2017
@jaypalter shared
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AI can improve personalization and identify patterns in ways that humans can't, then answer questions about banking issues in real-time.

thefinancialbrand.com
On Jan 24, 2017
@jaypalter shared
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The Use of AI in Banking is Set to Explode

AI can improve personalization and identify patterns in ways that humans can't, then answer questions about banking issues in real-time.

#ChangeTheRatio: Why Diversity at the Top is still a Conversation

On Feb 20, 2018
@ccalmeja shared
RT @DigiLeaders: #ChangeTheRatio - @ccalmeja explains why #Diversity at the top is still an ongoing conversation👩‍💻🙌 https://t.co/4qQSiadl9q @LBGDigi #digileaders https://t.co/v5o99CJm3a
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Statistics show that only 17% of the ICT sector and 23% of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) workforce in the UK are women – and at lower than a 1:5 ratio, significantly less than most other sectors. Worse still, this figure actually reflects a stall …

digileaders.com
On Feb 20, 2018
@ccalmeja shared
RT @DigiLeaders: #ChangeTheRatio - @ccalmeja explains why #Diversity at the top is still an ongoing conversation👩‍💻🙌 https://t.co/4qQSiadl9q @LBGDigi #digileaders https://t.co/v5o99CJm3a
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#ChangeTheRatio: Why Diversity at the Top is still a Conversation

Statistics show that only 17% of the ICT sector and 23% of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) workforce in the UK are women – and at lower than a 1:5 ratio, significantly ...

Here’s why Jim Marous is a top fintech influencer

On Jan 16, 2017
@JPNicols shared
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If you’re interested in financial technologies (fintech) and how they are transforming financial services and the banking industry, you’ve probably come across Jim Marous. He’s currently co-publisher of the online publication The Financial Brand and a veteran of the financial services ...

jaypalter.ca
On Jan 16, 2017
@JPNicols shared
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Here’s why Jim Marous is a top fintech influencer

If you’re interested in financial technologies (fintech) and how they are transforming financial services and the banking industry, you’ve probably come across Jim Marous. He’s currently ...

How China got a head start in fintech, and why the West won’t catch up

On Dec 19, 2018
@RAlexJimenez shared
How China got a head start in #fintech, and why the West won’t catch up - via @techreview https://t.co/yUulytdg1p #finserv #banking #innovation #in
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Payment apps like Alipay and WeChat transformed daily life in China. The West won’t see a similar payments revolution—and that might even be a good thing.

www.technologyreview.com
On Dec 19, 2018
@RAlexJimenez shared
How China got a head start in #fintech, and why the West won’t catch up - via @techreview https://t.co/yUulytdg1p #finserv #banking #innovation #in
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How China got a head start in fintech, and why the West won’t catch up

Payment apps like Alipay and WeChat transformed daily life in China. The West won’t see a similar payments revolution—and that might even be a good thing.

In 2019, a new blockchain will fix how we buy and sell green energy

On Dec 16, 2018
@FGraillot shared
How the #blockchain technology could help build smart electricity grid. #InsurTech #FinTech https://t.co/bfPBR8feCK
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Innovation in the energy sector is slow, but the decentralised management of green power will bring about major change in the blink of an eye

www.wired.co.uk
On Dec 16, 2018
@FGraillot shared
How the #blockchain technology could help build smart electricity grid. #InsurTech #FinTech https://t.co/bfPBR8feCK
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In 2019, a new blockchain will fix how we buy and sell green energy

Innovation in the energy sector is slow, but the decentralised management of green power will bring about major change in the blink of an eye

101 banking innovation influencers to follow on Twitter

On Sep 6, 2018
@JPNicols shared
RT @jaypalter: 101 #banking #innovation #influencers to follow Incl. 2 that will be at #BAIBeacon (Oct 9-11, Orlando) https://t.co/8pVDEvuhLE @BrettKing @leimer @JimMarous @Chris_Skinner @rshevlin @tek_fin @JPNicols @psb_dc @devie_mohan @carolrealini @BrianRoemmele #fintech https://t.co/MIzpfpdOLs
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How to stay up to date on rapid technology and business changes in financial services? Follow these 101 top banking innovation influencers on Twitter.

jaypalter.ca
On Sep 6, 2018
@JPNicols shared
RT @jaypalter: 101 #banking #innovation #influencers to follow Incl. 2 that will be at #BAIBeacon (Oct 9-11, Orlando) https://t.co/8pVDEvuhLE @BrettKing @leimer @JimMarous @Chris_Skinner @rshevlin @tek_fin @JPNicols @psb_dc @devie_mohan @carolrealini @BrianRoemmele #fintech https://t.co/MIzpfpdOLs
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101 banking innovation influencers to follow on Twitter

How to stay up to date on rapid technology and business changes in financial services? Follow these 101 top banking innovation influencers on Twitter.

The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook

On Oct 8, 2018
@dgwbirch shared
“The annual cost of financial intermediation in the US is roughly 2 per cent – the same as it was in the late nineteenth century. The US finance industry has showed no efficiency gains at all over 130 years.” https://t.co/ArBldgzOVX
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Patrick and John Collison have democratised online payments – and reshaped the digital economy in the process

www.wired.co.uk
On Oct 8, 2018
@dgwbirch shared
“The annual cost of financial intermediation in the US is roughly 2 per cent – the same as it was in the late nineteenth century. The US finance industry has showed no efficiency gains at all over 130 years.” https://t.co/ArBldgzOVX
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The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook

Patrick and John Collison have democratised online payments – and reshaped the digital economy in the process

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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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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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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Amsterdam Hub for financial innovation, accelerating #fintech adoption. Daily News, Events, Research via twitter and web, weekly digest: http://t.co/r8ZBZtVu0Z

Follow 4.6k Followers

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AlleyWatch is a news, culture and technology property dedicated to the creation and fostering of startups and related organizations.

Follow 13.5k Followers

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

Follow 15.4k 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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Conferences that showcase the future of financial and banking technology.

Follow 28.7k Followers

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Striving to put more monkey back into business. FinTechMafia member. Opinions are mine and mine alone. Unless you agree. Then we have them in common.

Follow 5.7k Followers

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Bringing to life digital disruption & innovation at LBG, co-author of a research report at MIT on Digital Transformation (2011). Views are my own.

Follow 5.7k 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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#Fintech #Finserv investor w/affinity for #rugby #chess & #burgundy #wine. Swears in #French if upset. Venture Partner w/@SanInnoventures - All views are my own

Follow 3.3k Followers

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POWERING GLOBAL PAYMENTS

Follow 3.2k 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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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.

Follow 5.9M Followers

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Innovation | Strategy | Leadership #FinTech #FinServ advisor/speaker: @Innosect | @NextBank | @BreakingBanks1 | Charter member @FinTechMafia ;)

Follow 7.8k Followers

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There is only one thing worse then being tweeted about, and that is not being tweeted about

Follow 11.8k Followers

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VC @Balderton Tweet about the #web, #FinTech, #politics, #tech, #startup #basicincome #digitallabor #decentralization. Trying to surf a #digitaltsunami.

Follow 4.9k 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