664. News: Fintechs fight for your online checkout

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664. News: Fintechs fight for your online checkout

Kate Moody and Benjamin Ensor are joined by some great guests to talk about the most interesting stories in financial services over the last 7 days, including: JPMorgan Chase acquires payments fintech Renovite, Revolut is launching a one-click payment feature, and Kim Kardashian launches private equity firm.

Our expert hosts, Kate Moody and Benjamin Ensor, 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:

  • Eric Johansson, Fintech Editor, Verdict
  • Adam Bialy, Founder & CEO, Fiat Republic

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

  • JPMorgan Chase acquires payments fintech Renovite to battle Stripe and Block - 5:08
  • Revolut wants to compete with PayPal and Apple at online checkouts 14:25
  • Bolt's $1.5bn deal to buy Wyre dies 27:45
  • Minority neobank Majority secures $37.5m in Series B raise 38:28
  • Greenwashing is a systemic problem at UK banks 47:58
  • Flurry of new rules leave Turkish banks struggling to lend 49:47
  • Kim Kardashian launches private equity firm 51:45

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Fintech Insider by 11:FS is a podcast dedicated to all things fintech, banking, technology and financial services. It’s hosted by a rotation of 11:FS experts including David M. Brear, Ross Gallagher, Benjamin Ensor, and Kate Moody - as well as a range of brilliant guests. We cover the latest global news, bring you interviews from industry experts or take a deep dive into subject matters such as APIs, AI or digital banking.

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Special Guests: Adam Bialy and Eric Johansson.