566. News: Stripe and JP Morgan land in London

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David Brear and Gwera Kiwana are joined by some great guests from Stripe, Wise, and OpenPayd to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Stripe opens London fintech development office, Wise launches a new feature called Assets, and UK restaurants to be banned from keeping tips made on card. All of this and much much more on today's show!

Our expert hosts, David Brear and Gwera Kiwana, are joined by some great guests to talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week. This week's guests include:

  • Matt Henderson, EMEA Business Lead, Stripe
  • Arun Tharmarajah, Head of European Banking at Wise
  • Sophie Guibaud, Chief Growth Officer at OpenPayd

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

  • Stripe opens London fintech development office 4:16
  • Wise launches feature that lets users spend money invested in stocks 17:15
  • JPMorgan launches Chase in the UK 31:03
  • TrueLayer raises $130M and becomes a unicorn 43:13
  • Curve joins the BNPL scramble 49:20
  • Monese moves into banking-as-a-service 51:20
  • 61% of UK Children Use an App to Manage Pocket Money 53:16
  • Restaurants to be banned from keeping staff tips 55:12

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Special Guests: Arun Tharmarajah , Matt Henderson, and Sophie Guibaud.

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