860. News: Ember and HSBC team up to help SMEs, Stripe's UK expansion plans and are Visa's announcements any good?

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860. News: Ember and HSBC team up to help SMEs, Stripe's UK expansion plans and are Visa's announcements any good?

Join hosts Kate Moody, Nadine Timmer-Bodenstein and some great guests as we discuss the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week.

Topics include: Ember and HSBC team up to launch tax tools for UK businesses, Stripe announce plans to expand their UK presence alongside new credit options for businesses, Visa unveil loads of new products at their annual payments forum and Bank Muamalat are launching an Islamic finance super app.

This week's guests include:

  1. Dan Hogan - Co Founder and Co-CEO of Ember 
  2. Jan-Pieter Lips - CEO of DNA Payments

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

Embedded finance is still trendy as accounting automation startup Ember partners with HSBC

Visa seeks to “revolutionise the card” with array of new product launches 

Stripe opens City of London office to step up UK expansion

Bank Muamalat signs long term partnership with Backbase for engagement banking platform

JP Morgan Chase commits £40 million more to boost economic growth in the United Kingdom 

FCA finalises sustainability disclosure rules to tackle greenwashing

Chinese social media companies remove posts showing off wealth and worshipping money


Fintech Insider by 11:FS is a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to all things finance, banking, technology, and financial services. 

Our expert hosts, with real industry experience, are joined by the biggest decision-makers, VCs, and reporters from across financial services including guests from Visa, Nubank, M-Pesa, Starling, and JP Morgan Chase to discuss the latest news, developments, and trends within the industry.

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