Weekly Briefing No. 181 | Real-Time Payments at Federal-Reserve Speed

Weekly Briefing No. 181 | Real-Time Payments at Federal-Reserve Speed

Welcome to The FR, where “slow and steady” isn’t in style. In this edition: Real-Time Payments Coming…at Federal-Reserve Speed; Do Lending Algorithms Discriminate? Investors Still Love Big Tech.

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Weekly Briefing No. 180 | How Tech Will Play a Role in a Looming Bear Market

Weekly Briefing No. 180 | How Tech Will Play a Role in a Looming Bear Market

Welcome to The FR, where it’s summertime and the livin’s easy. In this edition: Can Tech Help Out During a Bear Market? Why Investor Pessimism Can Be a Good Thing; How the Mobile Wars Were Won; The Next Big IPO is Upon Us; The (Bodily) Transformative Power of Tech.

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Weekly Briefing No. 179 | The End of Bank Fees, Facebook Gets Into Crypto, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 179 | The End of Bank Fees, Facebook Gets Into Crypto, and More

Welcome to The FR, where we’re carefully plotting our IPO. In this edition: The End of Bank Fees? Crypto’s Facebook Bump; Tech for the UHNW Client; The Return of Big Bank Mergers; The Downside of a Cashless Society.

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Weekly Briefing No. 178 | Insurtech Start-Ups We Have Our Eye On

Weekly Briefing No. 178 | Insurtech Start-Ups We Have Our Eye On

Welcome to The FR, where things are really heating up. In this edition: Insurtech Firms to Keep an Eye On; Tech and the Savings Crisis; Uber Creeps Further into Financial Services; Ye Olde (Fintech) Alma Mater; Can AI Save Bank Branches?

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Weekly Briefing No. 177 | Humans and Robots Working Together, Google’s Government Woes, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 177 | Humans and Robots Working Together, Google’s Government Woes, and More

Welcome to The FR, where people and machines live in harmony. In this edition: From Human to Robo-Advisers — and Back Again; Google’s Government Woes, AI and Analytics in Asset Management; Banks Embrace Blockchain; Fintechs Hock Their Wares at Money 20/20

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Weekly Briefing No. 176 | Another Fintech Takeover, the Rise of Proptech, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 176 |  Another Fintech Takeover, the Rise of Proptech, and More

Welcome to The FR, where you’re always secure against outside threats. In this edition: Global Payments Takes Over TSYS; The Rise of Proptech; How Secure Are Financial Apps? Connecting the Global Fintech World

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Weekly Briefing No. 175 | Card Wars, The German Fintechs Are Coming, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 175 |  Card Wars,  The German Fintechs Are Coming, and More

Welcome to The FR. We’re always here for you. In this edition: Card Wars; German Fintechs Eye US Market; Is the Death of the IPO Greatly Exaggerated? Regulation Coming for Cryptocurrency; Mexico’s Bank-Friendly President

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Weekly Briefing No. 174 | The State of Healthtech Cybersecurity, Financial Advisors Must Innovate, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 174 |  The State of Healthtech Cybersecurity, Financial Advisors Must Innovate, and More

Welcome to The FR. We’re a healthy place to be. In this edition: Beefing Up Healthtech Cybersecurity; Payments Start-Ups Target Small Businesses; Financial Advisors Must “Innovate or Else” California’s New Data Privacy Law; Who in Tech Wants to Work for a Bank?

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Weekly Briefing No. 173 | Fintechs and FIs BFFs?, Investor–Insurtech Lovefest, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 173 | Fintechs and FIs BFFs?, Investor–Insurtech Lovefest, and More

Welcome to The FR. We’ll always be together. In this edition: Fintechs and Financial Institutions: Together Forever? Investor–Insurtech Lovefest; How Can Banks Innovate?; Buffett Shades the Uber IPO; Prison Life for Wall Streeters

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Weekly Briefing No. 172 | NYSE’s Bitcoin Bet, No More Fintech Competition, and More

Weekly Briefing No. 172 | NYSE’s Bitcoin Bet, No More Fintech Competition, and More

Welcome to The FR. We’re always seeking a reasonable rate of return. In this edition: Six to Watch at FinovateSpring; Crypto Creeps Closer to the Mainstream; RIP to Colorful Former Regulator Bart Chilton; Tesla; Looks to Conquer Insurtech; Could Blockchain Solve Brexit?

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