377. News: Fintechs for sale!

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377. News: Fintechs for sale!

Sam Maule and Will White host this week's news show from NYC and are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Chime rings in the new year in style, Silicon Valley’s reality check with California’s new consumer privacy laws, and Barclays harnesses puppy power to ease students’ money stress.

Sam Maule and Will White are hosting this week's news show in New York and, as always, they're joined by some great guests. To talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week, today's guests are:

  • Phillip Rosen - CEO at Even Financial
  • Ramona Ortega - Founder and CEO at My Money, My Future
  • Charley Ma - NYC Growth Manager at Plaid

We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:

  • Paypal acquires coupon browser Honey for $4 billion (02:50)
  • Digital bank Chime will quadruple its revenue In 2019 (06:12)
  • HSBC USA offers Real-Time Payments network to business clients (16:20)
  • 88% of companies unprepared for California consumer privacy regulations (22:36)
  • Elavon to acquire Sage Pay gateway (32:11)
  • Alipay aims to serve 10 million European SMEs by 2024 (39:42)
  • “Bark-lays” invites stressed students to puppy session (43:15)

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Fintech Insider by 11:FS is a podcast dedicated to all things fintech, banking, technology and financial services. Hosted by a rotation of 11:FS experts including David Brear, Simon Taylor, Jason Bates, Leda Glyptis and Sarah Kocianski and joined by a range of brilliant guests, we cover the latest global news, bring you interviews from industry experts or take a deep dive in subject matters such as APIs, AI or digital banking.

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Special Guests: Charley Ma , Phillip Rosen , and Ramona Ortega.