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Monthly report: September 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like Alex Jiménez and FintechBot, discussing hashtags such as #FinTech , #InsurTech and #finserv.
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50+ Examples of How Blockchains are Taking Over the World

On Jun 9, 2018
@FGraillot shared
Great map detailing 50+ use cases of the #blockchain technology. #FinTech #InsurTech ➡️ https://t.co/ZWHfzzp3r8 https://t.co/2cJSndk3dt
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When talking about blockchains, we commonly think of its applications in the future. “Blockchain will solve this, blockchain will achieve…

medium.com
On Jun 9, 2018
@FGraillot shared
Great map detailing 50+ use cases of the #blockchain technology. #FinTech #InsurTech ➡️ https://t.co/ZWHfzzp3r8 https://t.co/2cJSndk3dt
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50+ Examples of How Blockchains are Taking Over the World

When talking about blockchains, we commonly think of its applications in the future. “Blockchain will solve this, blockchain will achieve…

Why startups are leaving Silicon Valley

On Aug 31, 2018
@mdudas shared
"If Silicon Valley’s relative decline heralded the rise of a global web of thriving, rival tech hubs, that would be worth celebrating. Unfortunately, the Valley’s peak looks more like a warning that innovation everywhere is becoming harder." https://t.co/w3c6MML92I
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Its primacy as a technology hub is on the wane. That is cause for concern

www.economist.com
On Aug 31, 2018
@mdudas shared
"If Silicon Valley’s relative decline heralded the rise of a global web of thriving, rival tech hubs, that would be worth celebrating. Unfortunately, the Valley’s peak looks more like a warning that innovation everywhere is becoming harder." https://t.co/w3c6MML92I
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Why startups are leaving Silicon Valley

Its primacy as a technology hub is on the wane. That is cause for concern

Tech Nation Announces Top 20 Fintech Names To Watch

On Sep 8, 2018
@FintechBot shared
Tech Nation Announces Top 20 Fintech Names To Watch https://t.co/URbEGUpBxa by @thefintechtimes
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Tech Nation has announced the 20 early-stage fintech companies that will be joining its first fintech programme this autumn.

thefintechtimes.com
On Sep 8, 2018
@FintechBot shared
Tech Nation Announces Top 20 Fintech Names To Watch https://t.co/URbEGUpBxa by @thefintechtimes
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Tech Nation Announces Top 20 Fintech Names To Watch

Tech Nation has announced the 20 early-stage fintech companies that will be joining its first fintech programme this autumn.

Bob Diamond is a building a new digital bank in Greece

On Sep 5, 2018
@annairrera shared
Bob Diamond is a building a new digital bank in Greece https://t.co/7cI0FUHjzL via @Finextra
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Backed by Bob Diamond's Atlas Merchant Capital Fund, Greek digital challenger bank Praxia has engaged Swiss core banking vendor Temenos to build its technology platform.

www.finextra.com
On Sep 5, 2018
@annairrera shared
Bob Diamond is a building a new digital bank in Greece https://t.co/7cI0FUHjzL via @Finextra
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Bob Diamond is a building a new digital bank in Greece

Backed by Bob Diamond's Atlas Merchant Capital Fund, Greek digital challenger bank Praxia has engaged Swiss core banking vendor Temenos to build its technology platform.

FinTech Women: Cryptocurrency - is this the future?

On Sep 4, 2018
@LizLum shared
RT @TeanaTaylor: Interested in #crypto? There are a few places remaining to attend @FintechWomen’s first event on 12 Sep. I'm joined by Laura @Accel, Marieke @circlepay, Marjan @Ripple & Lisa @FundingCircleUK discussing the future of #Crypto. Men & women encouraged! https://t.co/Tfmg495rDC
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Wed, Sep 12, 2018, 6:30 PM: Are you passionate about FinTech and the difference it can make to people’s lives? Join us for our inaugural panel which will be focused on one of the most interesting but

www.meetup.com
On Sep 4, 2018
@LizLum shared
RT @TeanaTaylor: Interested in #crypto? There are a few places remaining to attend @FintechWomen’s first event on 12 Sep. I'm joined by Laura @Accel, Marieke @circlepay, Marjan @Ripple & Lisa @FundingCircleUK discussing the future of #Crypto. Men & women encouraged! https://t.co/Tfmg495rDC
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FinTech Women: Cryptocurrency - is this the future?

Wed, Sep 12, 2018, 6:30 PM: Are you passionate about FinTech and the difference it can make to people’s lives? Join us for our inaugural panel which will be focused on one of the most ...

How two-year-old UK insurtech Wrisk became BMW's sole insurance partner

On Sep 23, 2018
@ikerdlr shared
RT @insurtechtalk: How two-year-old UK insurtech Wrisk became BMW's sole insurance partner; https://t.co/v5b8bdP3yh CC #xtve @nigelwalsh @Zenjuries @jvthing @hedgequote @FrankPorzberg @will_beeson @rickhuckstep @finsur_tech @EdmundDilger @mike_daly1 #insurance #InsurTech #startups https://t.co/YdbGxpZnX3
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The financial services arm of the German carmaker has partnered with the UK company in an attempt to modernise its insurance offering for customers

www.techworld.com
On Sep 23, 2018
@ikerdlr shared
RT @insurtechtalk: How two-year-old UK insurtech Wrisk became BMW's sole insurance partner; https://t.co/v5b8bdP3yh CC #xtve @nigelwalsh @Zenjuries @jvthing @hedgequote @FrankPorzberg @will_beeson @rickhuckstep @finsur_tech @EdmundDilger @mike_daly1 #insurance #InsurTech #startups https://t.co/YdbGxpZnX3
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How two-year-old UK insurtech Wrisk became BMW's sole insurance partner

The financial services arm of the German carmaker has partnered with the UK company in an attempt to modernise its insurance offering for customers

The biggest insights and trends in digital transformation for 2019

On Sep 27, 2018
@jaypalter shared
Best article you'll read today! The biggest insights and trends in #digitaltransformation for 2019 https://t.co/uwf0SOdA31 by @dhinchcliffe #CEOs #Leadership #CX #agile #cloud #data https://t.co/kIoU36dvGi
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Many organizations have embarked on the journey of digital transformation over the last several years to sustainably reinvent themselves in modern terms. The first crop of lessons learned should now be evident but have been challenging to isolate and capture until recently. ...

www.zdnet.com
On Sep 27, 2018
@jaypalter shared
Best article you'll read today! The biggest insights and trends in #digitaltransformation for 2019 https://t.co/uwf0SOdA31 by @dhinchcliffe #CEOs #Leadership #CX #agile #cloud #data https://t.co/kIoU36dvGi
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The biggest insights and trends in digital transformation for 2019

Many organizations have embarked on the journey of digital transformation over the last several years to sustainably reinvent themselves in modern terms. The first crop of lessons learned ...

Boost Insurance launches Paladin Cyber InsurTech program

On Sep 28, 2018
@RAlexJimenez shared
RT @Xbond49: . @BoostInsurance launches Paladin #Cyber #Insurtech program https://t.co/2tpfHPNbW3 #insurance #fintech #infrastructure @SpirosMargaris @TopCyberNews @andi_staub @guzmand @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @MCins_ @SabineVdL @nigelwalsh @psb_dc @insurtechforum @stratorob @JimMarous https://t.co/wqE76S3mAF
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Boost Insurance, a recently established InsurTech development platform, has announced the launch of its first InsurTech program, Paladin Cyber. Boost said

www.reinsurancene.ws
On Sep 28, 2018
@RAlexJimenez shared
RT @Xbond49: . @BoostInsurance launches Paladin #Cyber #Insurtech program https://t.co/2tpfHPNbW3 #insurance #fintech #infrastructure @SpirosMargaris @TopCyberNews @andi_staub @guzmand @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @MCins_ @SabineVdL @nigelwalsh @psb_dc @insurtechforum @stratorob @JimMarous https://t.co/wqE76S3mAF
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Boost Insurance launches Paladin Cyber InsurTech program

Boost Insurance, a recently established InsurTech development platform, has announced the launch of its first InsurTech program, Paladin Cyber. Boost said

Top Influencers

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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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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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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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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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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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Trading and tech reporter at Financial News (part of @wsj)| Lots of FINTECH, blockchain + other fun things | https://t.co/ChxvC5mc4R [email protected]

Follow 8.6k 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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Accelerating Fintech Entrepreneurship Organizer @FINNOSUMMIT and #FSChallenge

Follow 2.2k Followers

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Shaping the future of financial services

Follow 28.7k 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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#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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CEO & Co-founder @SeccoBank #FinTech #FinServ #Technologist #Futurist #Innovator #Speaker #Writer

Follow 28.4k Followers

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POWERING GLOBAL PAYMENTS

Follow 3.2k 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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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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Director of Global Ecosystem Development @sbcFinTech & @sbcInsurTech Frequent guest host of Breaking Banks @Breakingbanks1 Global FinTech Diva for Life!

Follow 6.5k Followers

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MD #TechFluence, Sr Advisor #FinTech Forum, #startup mentor at SBC FinTech & Level39. Views from seasoned bankr w +10y in investment management & +3y in startup

Follow 2.3k Followers