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Monthly report: December 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like Alex Jiménez and Bradley Leimer, discussing hashtags such as #fintech , #banking and #finserv.
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Despite the rise of online banks, millennials are still visiting branches

On Dec 9, 2019
@obussmann shared
Despite the rise of online banks, millennials are still visiting branches https://t.co/7GYH3c2fAR https://t.co/dHMSB9r3hs
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A new report from Jefferies suggests that young people are still embracing bank branches, despite the rise of digital-only banks.

www.cnbc.com
On Dec 9, 2019
@obussmann shared
Despite the rise of online banks, millennials are still visiting branches https://t.co/7GYH3c2fAR https://t.co/dHMSB9r3hs
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Despite the rise of online banks, millennials are still visiting branches

A new report from Jefferies suggests that young people are still embracing bank branches, despite the rise of digital-only banks.

Neobank Chime valued at $6 billion with 7 million users, Goldman to launch roboadvisor with $5,000 minimum; plus 12 short takes on top developments

On Dec 11, 2019
@jaypalter shared
Goldman is launching a retail #roboadvisor. Revolut is offering #pensions. Wealthfront is offering #mortgages. The world is upside down. https://t.co/k9vY2lxUyw by @LexSokolin https://t.co/Zgh9ae4NJt
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Hi Fintech futurists -- In the long take this week, I look at some of the recent Fintech bundling news that boggle the mind. Neobank Chime just raised a mammoth round from DST Global, valuing it at $6 billion. Figure raised another $60 million round. Goldman is launching a retail ...

lex.substack.com
On Dec 11, 2019
@jaypalter shared
Goldman is launching a retail #roboadvisor. Revolut is offering #pensions. Wealthfront is offering #mortgages. The world is upside down. https://t.co/k9vY2lxUyw by @LexSokolin https://t.co/Zgh9ae4NJt
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Neobank Chime valued at $6 billion with 7 million users, Goldman to launch roboadvisor with $5,000 minimum; plus 12 short takes on top developments

Hi Fintech futurists -- In the long take this week, I look at some of the recent Fintech bundling news that boggle the mind. Neobank Chime just raised a mammoth round from DST Global, ...

Ten Years Of Fintech Megatrends For The Next Decade

On Dec 29, 2019
@FINTECHCircle shared
RT @myposofficial: Great insights from Lawrence Wintermeyer into the next decade of fintech https://t.co/ZY8YNGKUnD @lwintermeyer #payments #moneytransfer #alternativelending #digitalassets #challengerbanks #trading #regulation #china #investment
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Let’s have a look at the fintech megatrends emerging from past ten years and what they reveal about the next decade of innovation in the global financial services sector.

www.forbes.com
On Dec 29, 2019
@FINTECHCircle shared
RT @myposofficial: Great insights from Lawrence Wintermeyer into the next decade of fintech https://t.co/ZY8YNGKUnD @lwintermeyer #payments #moneytransfer #alternativelending #digitalassets #challengerbanks #trading #regulation #china #investment
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Ten Years Of Fintech Megatrends For The Next Decade

Let’s have a look at the fintech megatrends emerging from past ten years and what they reveal about the next decade of innovation in the global financial services sector.

Mobile Banking for Small Business Heats Up as Fintech Rivalry Grows

On Dec 19, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @FinancialBrand: Mobile Banking for Small Business Heats Up as #Fintech Rivalry Grows https://t.co/hBvSq74Ukt https://t.co/WeOqxRh7BM
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Business mobile apps increasingly catch on, but ongoing challenges show how financial institutions may evolve to face growing competition.

thefinancialbrand.com
On Dec 19, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @FinancialBrand: Mobile Banking for Small Business Heats Up as #Fintech Rivalry Grows https://t.co/hBvSq74Ukt https://t.co/WeOqxRh7BM
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Mobile Banking for Small Business Heats Up as Fintech Rivalry Grows

Business mobile apps increasingly catch on, but ongoing challenges show how financial institutions may evolve to face growing competition.

The 5 Debates That Will Shape Fintech In The 2020s

On Dec 2, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @rshevlin: The 5 Debates That Will Shape #Fintech In The 2020s https://t.co/roAWuVfNaD #FintechSnarkTank post w/ quotes from @psb_dc @charlesepotts @richardturrin @JimMarous @BrettKing @Chris_Skinner @sbmeunier @efipm @leimer @Xbond49 #banking #China #bigdata #ArtificialIntelligence
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Debates concerning bank branches, AI, data, cryptocurrencies, and China will shape fintech in the coming decade.

www.forbes.com
On Dec 2, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @rshevlin: The 5 Debates That Will Shape #Fintech In The 2020s https://t.co/roAWuVfNaD #FintechSnarkTank post w/ quotes from @psb_dc @charlesepotts @richardturrin @JimMarous @BrettKing @Chris_Skinner @sbmeunier @efipm @leimer @Xbond49 #banking #China #bigdata #ArtificialIntelligence
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The 5 Debates That Will Shape Fintech In The 2020s

Debates concerning bank branches, AI, data, cryptocurrencies, and China will shape fintech in the coming decade.

Why aren’t banks extracting value from payments data?

On Dec 17, 2019
@FintechBot shared
Why aren’t banks extracting value from payments data? https://t.co/MhcFFrYein by @fintechf
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By Hussam Kamel, Payments Consultant at Icon Solutions As traditional financial institutions compete with big tech and fintech players, gaining access to and extracting value from payments data has…

www.fintech.finance
On Dec 17, 2019
@FintechBot shared
Why aren’t banks extracting value from payments data? https://t.co/MhcFFrYein by @fintechf
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Why aren’t banks extracting value from payments data?

By Hussam Kamel, Payments Consultant at Icon Solutions As traditional financial institutions compete with big tech and fintech players, gaining access to and extracting value from payments ...

The New-Paradigm: Key Trends in AI-Driven Fintech

On Dec 14, 2019
@RAlexJimenez shared
RT @SpirosMargaris: The New-Paradigm: Key #Trends in #AI-Driven #Fintech https://t.co/wYNerbmDfK @Gaurav1105 #ArtificialIntelligence #MachineLearning #DeepLearning #banking #finserv @richardturrin @psb_dc @sallyeaves @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @pierrepinna @Fisher85M @Paula_Piccard @SabineVdL https://t.co/msLPF7PQjI
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A clear vision of the future financial landscape is critical for good governance and strategic decisions.

medium.com
On Dec 14, 2019
@RAlexJimenez shared
RT @SpirosMargaris: The New-Paradigm: Key #Trends in #AI-Driven #Fintech https://t.co/wYNerbmDfK @Gaurav1105 #ArtificialIntelligence #MachineLearning #DeepLearning #banking #finserv @richardturrin @psb_dc @sallyeaves @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @pierrepinna @Fisher85M @Paula_Piccard @SabineVdL https://t.co/msLPF7PQjI
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The New-Paradigm: Key Trends in AI-Driven Fintech

A clear vision of the future financial landscape is critical for good governance and strategic decisions.

2020 Vision: predictions from 28 big-hitters in Europe’s startup scene

On Dec 16, 2019
@Level39CW shared
Technological sovereignty, impact startups, remote working and fintech bundling. Europe's big tech names offer predictions for 2020 via @Siftedeu: https://t.co/EYXAhshM22
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What will 2020 bring for European startups? We asked experts like Jan Hammer at Index, Taavet Hinrikus at Transferwise and Roxanne Varza at Station F.

sifted.eu
On Dec 16, 2019
@Level39CW shared
Technological sovereignty, impact startups, remote working and fintech bundling. Europe's big tech names offer predictions for 2020 via @Siftedeu: https://t.co/EYXAhshM22
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2020 Vision: predictions from 28 big-hitters in Europe’s startup scene

What will 2020 bring for European startups? We asked experts like Jan Hammer at Index, Taavet Hinrikus at Transferwise and Roxanne Varza at Station F.

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

Follow 28.4k Followers

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

Follow 15.4k 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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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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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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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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Shaping the future of financial services

Follow 28.7k 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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The #Fintech Geek. Lover of #Finserv, Tech and all things #bitcoin and #blockchain related.

Follow 6.7k 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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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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Index is an international VC firm founded to support exceptional entrepreneurs wherever they emerge. We back startups across all stages: seed, venture & growth.

Follow 57.8k 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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FinTech | FinServ | Banking | BD, Ads & Research Service at @FINTONIC (available in Spain & Chile) | @AthleticClub fan | Views are my own

Follow 1.6k Followers

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Co-Founder FinTech Forum

Follow 3.2k 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