718. News: The ultimate Silicon Valley Bank explainer

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718. News: The ultimate Silicon Valley Bank explainer

Silicon Valley Bank closed by regulators, HSBC buys Silicon Valley Bank's UK unit for £1, and Succession's Logan Roy comes to the London Stock Exchange – Kate Moody and Benjamin Ensor are joined by some great guests, from Innovate Finance and Fintech Takes, to talk about the most interesting stories in financial services over the last 7 days.

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.

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

  • Silicon Valley Bank closed by regulators, FDIC takes control - 4:55
  • HSBC buys Silicon Valley Bank's UK unit for £1 in rescue deal - 18:30
  • Under legal threat from GOP lawmakers, Mastercard and Visa pause plan to track gun sales - 31:10
  • Iwoca introduces open banking-powered instant decisions for SME loans - 41:00
  • Central Bank of Nigeria publishes open banking guidelines - 50:20
  • Mexican unicorn Clara bags $90 million in debt financing amid expansion - 51:40
  • London Stock Exchange calls on Logan Roy to rally the markets - 53:30

This week's guests include:

  • Alex Johnson, Creator, Fintech Takes
  • Mike Carter, Head of Platform Lending, Innovate Finance

With soundclips from:

  • Harry Cranfield, Partner Channel Manager, Iwoca

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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: Alex Johnson, Harry Cranfield, and Mike Carter.