872. News: Klarna sells Checkout, NatWest buys Sainsbury's Bank, and Revolut is worth how much!?

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872. News: Klarna sells Checkout, NatWest buys Sainsbury's Bank, and Revolut is worth how much!?

Join host David Barton-Grimley and some great guests as we discuss the biggest fintech and financial services news this week.

Topics covered include: Klarna sells Klarna Checkout, US supermarket Sainsbury's is selling most of its banking arm to NatWest, banking app for older people Charlie launches a new anti-fraud product, and Revolut is seeing a valuation of more than $40 billion.

This week's guests:

  1. Dave Morris - Global Head of Technology at 11:FS 
  2. Lucinda Guthrie, Head of Mergermarket, part of ION Analytics
  3. Mariela Hunter - A fractional COO

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

Klarna to exit checkout business after finding conflict of interest with rivals Adyen and Stripe

NatWest to take on most of Sainsbury’s bank

Charlie, banking fintech for older people, wants to fight AI fraud

Revolut seeks valuation of more than $40bn in employee share sale

Chase is the first bank in all lower 48 states, what next?


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.

Our weekly news show drops every Monday and tackles the biggest news stories, from acquisitions and launches, to regulatory changes and innovation. Then, every Friday our Insights show dives deeper into the hottest topics shaping the industry like web3 and BNPL.

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