379. News: Is Goldman Sachs going mass market?

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379. News: Is Goldman Sachs going mass market?

Simon Taylor and David Brear are joined by a trio of terrific guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Plaid's European expansion, Westpac chief quits amid money laundering scandal and RBS' Bo moo-ves into the market. All this and much more on today's Fintech Insider News!

Our expert hosts, Simon Taylor and Davis Brear are joined by some returning guests to talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week. This week's guests include:

  • Olly Betts - Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at OpenWrks
  • Aman Kohli - Chief Technology Officer Banking and Capital Markets, DXC Technology
  • Isabel Woodford - Fintech Journalist, Sifted

Together, they cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:

  • Plaid expands further across Europe (02:24)
  • Goldman Sachs may be acquiring E-Trade or merging with US Bank (12:29)
  • Westpac chief quits amid money laundering scandal (21:36)
  • India’s Paytm raises $1 billion (30:40)
  • Nationwide opens API sandbox for mortgage industry (37:28)
  • Revolut launches GBP direct debits (44:17)
  • Brazilian fintech says it’s the world’s first LGBT+ bank (50:26)
  • RBS’s Bo moo-ves into the market (54:11)

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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: Aman Kohli , Isabel Woodford, and Olly Betts.