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What’s the Impact of Coronavirus on FinTech?

Chris Skinner

Someone asked me what the coronavirus pandemic means for the future of FinTech. However, some may think that times are dull and boring, locked in at home and nothing going on, but there’s loads … The post What’s the impact of coronavirus on FinTech? Crisis Fintech Future Grid

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Fintech funding tumbled in 2022

Payments Dive

fintech funding for the fourth quarter of 2022 was down nearly 80% compared to the same quarter in 2021, CB Insights said Wednesday

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Fintechs clamor for FedNow access

Payments Dive

Nonbank fintechs are pushing for access to the new federal faster payments system as its launch date next year approaches

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The Retail and Tech Firms That Could Upend Mainstream Banking

Payments Source

Fintech Retailers Digital payments Gig economy

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Perficient to Present at Fintech Generations 2021

Perficient

Perficient is excited to announce that Fintech Generations 2021 , a global fintech thought leadership event that takes place June 7-11, will feature Scott Albahary, chief strategist, financial services.

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'Open Banking' is What 'Banking' Has Rapidly Become

Payments Source

Fintech Digital payments Payment processing APIs

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Bye-bye FinTech

Chris Skinner

What lesson was the most important one I … The post Bye-bye FinTech appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech GridI just spent time with a bank talking about Doing Digital. The host had read a preview copy of my new book and was asking a few questions about it.

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The end of FinTech

Chris Skinner

Originally, I was a technologist; then a financial technologist; and now a FinTech guy. However, I see the FinTech piece as being irrelevant. Whether it’s FinTech or TechFin, it’s all still just finance and technology. The difference is … The post The end of FinTech appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech Future GridI’ve been involved in finance and technology for a long, long time.

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Two key factors for a successful fintech integration

Accenture

As promised in our last post, today we are diving deeply into why a technology integration strategy is a critical enabler for a successful fintech acquisition and for fostering (and, ideally, for accelerating) the growth of the fintech.

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Dealing with a crisis: FinTech versus Bank

Chris Skinner

I realised this early on, when I saw that FinTech firms who were born on the internet were far more ready for working from home than traditional banks who depend on branches, buildings, office and physicality. Crisis Digital Bank Fintech Grid

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FinTech Forecasts for 2019

Chris Skinner

There are many pundits predicting change in banking and FinTech this year. American Banker published seven FinTech predictions for 2019 by Bob Legters, Chief Product Officer of Banking and Payments at FIS. The seven headlines are: We won’t … The post FinTech Forecasts for 2019 appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech Future GridHere’s a review of a few of the ones that have some depth.

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Economic pressures stress payment fintechs

Payments Dive

PayPal, Klarna and Bolt have chopped their workforces in the face of mushrooming macro-economic pressures, suggesting a potential fintech shakeout in the offing

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Global Payments leans into fintechs

Payments Dive

As it pursues more fintech clients, the payments processor sees B2B and commercial cards as areas ripe for expansion

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Banks, fintechs battle over SBA’s proposal

Payments Dive

Vice President Kamala Harris has said opening the SBA’s flagship lending program to fintechs would increase loans in underserved markets

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When did FinTech become cool?

Chris Skinner

When did FinTech become FinTech? I guess the first thing is to define FinTech, which I did badly four years ago. I say badly because my definition back then was: FinTech [is] a new market that integrates finance and technology. This new market … The post When did FinTech become cool? Fintech GridWhen did technology in finance become cool?

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Five phases of FinTech (2005-2027)

Chris Skinner

Three years ago, I blogged about three phases of FinTech. Three years later, I can expand on that theme and talk about five phases of FinTech. The five phases of FinTech are (dates are rough guide): Disruption (2005-2014) Discussion (2014-2017) Partnership (2017-2022) Integration (2022-2027) Renewal (2027+) Phase One: Disruption (2005-2014) … The post Five phases of FinTech (2005-2027) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech Future Grid

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FinTech challenger and neobanks in Brazil

Chris Skinner

As a result, when I saw a great article about banks in Brazil by Contexto, who … The post FinTech challenger and neobanks in Brazil appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Case Studies Digital Bank Fintech Grid

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The new FinTech bank

Chris Skinner

The requests would get prioritisation and be delivered in sequence over time, sometimes a very long … The post The new FinTech bank appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Fintech GridFor years, I’ve been wondering why people in business operations couldn’t align their needs with the people delivering technology in the organisation. The CIO would sit outside the business, watching and responding to requests.

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Panel blasts fintechs for missing PPP fraud

Payments Dive

Fintechs like Womply and Blueacorn provided the “paths of least resistance” for fraudsters bilking the federal Paycheck Protection Program, a House subcommittee said Thursday

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FinTech or TechFin (speech transcript)

Chris Skinner

I recently gave a speech where the title was FinTech or TechFin? Here it is: FinTech or TechFin? I’m a technologist … The post FinTech or TechFin (speech transcript) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Digital Bank Fintech Future Grid Opinion PresentationsEveryone had been give a copy of my book Digital Human, and the speech was transcribed. Thank you for inviting me to join you here. It is a great honour.

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QuickBooks highlights fintech solutions powering small business cash flow at annual QuickBooks Connect

Payments Dive

The annual QuickBooks Connect event explored fintech innovations improving small business cash flow

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Fintechs rush to go public

Payments Source

Fintech IPOs

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Fintech Cardless taps Amex network

Payments Dive

The partnership allows brands working with Cardless to take advantage of Amex’s benefits, while Amex sees the move expanding the scale of its network

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FinTech needs more men!

Chris Skinner

Here’s the result … FinTech needs more men! Yes, you read this right, the FinTech sector … The post FinTech needs more men! I was recently asked to respond to the idea that men are not supporting diversity enough.

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Announcing the launch of Daily Fintech’s Fintech 50 Index

Daily Fintech

Back in Fintech’s early days, in 2015, Daily Fintech manually compiled a list of publicly traded Fintech stocks and published it as a snapshot. Default/Ignore equities Fintech stockmarket

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Banks and fintechs don't need to fight

Payments Dive

“Rather than competing with one another, banks and fintechs are increasingly partnering,” writes Modern Treasury CEO Dimitri Dadiomov

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Does FinTech worry policymakers?

Chris Skinner

Not sure if anyone noticed that the Financial Stability Board – the world’s central banks tasked with maintaining financial stability – produced a white paper on FinTech last month. … The post Does FinTech worry policymakers? Fintech Grid RegulationIt was published on Valentines Day, so you were probably busy, and I only just stumbled across it. Here’s the Executive Summary. appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

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This Week in Fintech ending 3rd September

Daily Fintech

Monday Ilias Hatzis our Greece-based crypto entrepreneur (Founder & CEO at Kryptonio a “keyless” non-custodial bitcoin and cryptocurrency wallet, that lets users manage bitcoin and crypto, without private keys or passwords and Weekly Columnist at Daily Fintech) @iliashatzis […].

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Congress takes on 'bro culture' in fintech

Payments Dive

A congressional task force this week heard from fintech founders and venture capitalists about persistent inequities in funding for female- and minority-founded startups

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When a FinTech CEO steps down (#Monzo)

Chris Skinner

… The post When a FinTech CEO steps down (#Monzo) appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Fintech Grid OpinionIn any business, there are different movers and shakers.

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Tips from Mastercard-backed fintech founders

Payments Dive

As the startup environment shifts, founders of fintechs that have received support from Mastercard shared their thoughts on culture, evolving technology and embracing the unknown

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'A huge mistake': Lessons from the JPMorgan-Frank fintech deal

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Fintech Fraud Technology College planning

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Fintechs party like it’s 2021 at Money 20/20

Payments Dive

Thousands of payments and fintech professionals at the Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas this week are racing ahead with high-growth businesses, even as a drop-off in capital threatens to ruin the celebration

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The best FinTech startups in Europe

Chris Skinner

The link provides a comprehensive article on European FinTech developments. THE BEST FINTECH STARTUPS IN EUROPE Government support for the financial … The post The best FinTech startups in Europe appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog. Case Studies Fintech GridI received a long and lengthy article last week from Taylor Ryan, CMO at Valuer.ai (tryan@valuer.ai). It’s so good that I am happy to share it with y’all. Enjoy.

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Are these FinTech unicorns worth it?

Chris Skinner

The itch is an alarm call really, and it’s asking whether all this FinTech investment is worth it. billion was invested in over 12,000 start-up FinTech … The post Are these FinTech unicorns worth it? Fintech Grid UncategorizedThere’s a regular itch that I feel in the back of my neck. I scratch it, but it won’t go away. Last year, $111.8 appeared first on Chris Skinner's blog.

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