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Monthly report: May 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like Alex Jiménez and Florian Graillot, discussing hashtags such as #FinTech , #banking and #finserv.
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The 10 Hottest AI Fintech Startups in Europe

On Jun 1, 2019
@FGraillot shared
Great map (and details) of 10 European startups leveraging #AI in Financial Services. #FinTech #InsurTech ➡️ https://t.co/0spepJF4Ev https://t.co/X2NGOjZiyK
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The 10 hottest Fintech AI fintech startups to watch very closely for 2019.

fintechnews.ch
On Jun 1, 2019
@FGraillot shared
Great map (and details) of 10 European startups leveraging #AI in Financial Services. #FinTech #InsurTech ➡️ https://t.co/0spepJF4Ev https://t.co/X2NGOjZiyK
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The 10 Hottest AI Fintech Startups in Europe

The 10 hottest Fintech AI fintech startups to watch very closely for 2019.

SoFi’s $500 million funding round is a warning for incumbents

On Jun 1, 2019
@RAlexJimenez shared
[email protected]’s $500 million funding round is a warning for incumbents https://t.co/SdSYCojL62 via @businessinsider #finserv #banking #fintech
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US-based online personal money management startup SoFi has closed a $500 million funding round led by Qatar Investment Authority.

www.businessinsider.com
On Jun 1, 2019
@RAlexJimenez shared
[email protected]’s $500 million funding round is a warning for incumbents https://t.co/SdSYCojL62 via @businessinsider #finserv #banking #fintech
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SoFi’s $500 million funding round is a warning for incumbents

US-based online personal money management startup SoFi has closed a $500 million funding round led by Qatar Investment Authority.

Killing The I-Bank: The Disruption Of Investment Banking - CB Insights Research

On May 27, 2019
@sytaylor shared
RT @avtarsehra: Probably the most interesting IB automation opportunity is that of a Direct Public Offering. Which, only really makes sense for a company that has a strong brand recognition and user/public following. https://t.co/FmC9HF6BmA
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Investment banking is seeing its historical profit centers eroded by technology and regulations. Core processes are being automated or commoditized.

www.cbinsights.com
On May 27, 2019
@sytaylor shared
RT @avtarsehra: Probably the most interesting IB automation opportunity is that of a Direct Public Offering. Which, only really makes sense for a company that has a strong brand recognition and user/public following. https://t.co/FmC9HF6BmA
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Killing The I-Bank: The Disruption Of Investment Banking - CB Insights Research

Investment banking is seeing its historical profit centers eroded by technology and regulations. Core processes are being automated or commoditized.

The Next Frontier: Islamic Finance, exciting Fintech possibilities, latest Theodora Lau podcast

On May 29, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @psb_dc: My latest blog: The Next Frontier - Islamic Finance ... inspired by fintech developments in southeast Asia via @Irish_TechNews @SimonCocking cc @Karunk @leimer @UrsBolt @SpirosMargaris @WFSULLIVAN3 https://t.co/62aqAJaBx3 https://t.co/zIRWMxymwp
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Islamic financeor Sharia-compliant financeis banking or financingactivity that complies with Sharia (Islamiclaw) and its practical application through the

irishtechnews.ie
On May 29, 2019
@leimer shared
RT @psb_dc: My latest blog: The Next Frontier - Islamic Finance ... inspired by fintech developments in southeast Asia via @Irish_TechNews @SimonCocking cc @Karunk @leimer @UrsBolt @SpirosMargaris @WFSULLIVAN3 https://t.co/62aqAJaBx3 https://t.co/zIRWMxymwp
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The Next Frontier: Islamic Finance, exciting Fintech possibilities, latest Theodora Lau podcast

Islamic financeor Sharia-compliant financeis banking or financingactivity that complies with Sharia (Islamiclaw) and its practical application through the

Why banks need a new approach to innovation

On May 28, 2019
@sytaylor shared
RT @11FS: Labs & accelerators across financial services offer great innovation theatre, but what have they actually achieved?🤔 Are they delivering anything to users, or is it just good PR?🤔 @sytaylor writes on why Banks need to find an effective alternative 👉 https://t.co/hcZRYAq56i https://t.co/DA33mhmg65
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The labs and accelerators across financial services offer great innovation theatre but are they getting anything in to the hands of users? This is my beef with labs and accelerators at banks, insurance companies and generally at corporates.Those labs have smart people who want to do the ...

11fs.com
On May 28, 2019
@sytaylor shared
RT @11FS: Labs & accelerators across financial services offer great innovation theatre, but what have they actually achieved?🤔 Are they delivering anything to users, or is it just good PR?🤔 @sytaylor writes on why Banks need to find an effective alternative 👉 https://t.co/hcZRYAq56i https://t.co/DA33mhmg65
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Why banks need a new approach to innovation

The labs and accelerators across financial services offer great innovation theatre but are they getting anything in to the hands of users? This is my beef with labs and accelerators at ...

Brett King Predicts Ant Financial Will be The Largest Financial Institution by 2030

On May 18, 2019
@BrettKing shared
RT @FintechChinaW: . @BrettKing Predicts Ant Financial Will be The Largest Financial Institution 2030 https://t.co/zWam7oJiA5 #fintech #financialservices #innovation #tech https://t.co/hMtwIyZCEU
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Brett King also thinks that Ant Financial is going to be worth twice what ICBC is worth by the end of the next decade.

fintechnews.ch
On May 18, 2019
@BrettKing shared
RT @FintechChinaW: . @BrettKing Predicts Ant Financial Will be The Largest Financial Institution 2030 https://t.co/zWam7oJiA5 #fintech #financialservices #innovation #tech https://t.co/hMtwIyZCEU
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Brett King Predicts Ant Financial Will be The Largest Financial Institution by 2030

Brett King also thinks that Ant Financial is going to be worth twice what ICBC is worth by the end of the next decade.

17 Of The Biggest Startup Frauds Of All Time

On May 23, 2019
@CBinsights shared
17 Of The Biggest Startup Frauds Of All Time https://t.co/6gf57g0OSi
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Move fast and break things — it's the startup ethos. Here's what happens when it goes wrong.

www.cbinsights.com
On May 23, 2019
@CBinsights shared
17 Of The Biggest Startup Frauds Of All Time https://t.co/6gf57g0OSi
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17 Of The Biggest Startup Frauds Of All Time

Move fast and break things — it's the startup ethos. Here's what happens when it goes wrong.

The INSURTECH Book — the handbook for investors, entrepreneurs and fintech visionaries.

On May 21, 2019
@FTCInnovate shared
RT @InsurTECH_Book: To celebrate our one year anniversary take pictures of your book whether at work, home or on your travels ✈️Share them on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn using the hashtag #BooksOnTour19 and we will share your post with our followers 📚Buy now > https://t.co/DnqvUijvVd https://t.co/hVdQih7ZBI
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The Insurance Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and FinTech Visionaries in Insurtech, by FINTECH Circle.

fintechcircle.com
On May 21, 2019
@FTCInnovate shared
RT @InsurTECH_Book: To celebrate our one year anniversary take pictures of your book whether at work, home or on your travels ✈️Share them on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn using the hashtag #BooksOnTour19 and we will share your post with our followers 📚Buy now > https://t.co/DnqvUijvVd https://t.co/hVdQih7ZBI
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The INSURTECH Book — the handbook for investors, entrepreneurs and fintech visionaries.

The Insurance Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and FinTech Visionaries in Insurtech, by FINTECH Circle.

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

Follow 15.4k Followers

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Shaping the future of financial services

Follow 28.7k 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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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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If Bloomberg & McKinsey & Buzzfeed had a love-child obsessed abt global private markets, that's us. Join 137k & get the newsletter https://t.co/BEJnq8ef7P

Follow 22.9k 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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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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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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FINTECH Circle Innovate connects established financial services firms and FinTech companies igniting collaboration in innovation.

Follow 3.8k 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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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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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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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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#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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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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We nurture innovative, world-leading companies. We invest for the long haul – never 'quick flips' – and we look for entrepreneurs with a similar perspective.

Follow 27.5k Followers

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Founders of the FinTech 50 and FinTechCity - more at @thefintech50 tweets by @fintechcity

Follow 1.2k Followers

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Tech news that matters.

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