Weekly Briefing No. 162 | Stash’s co-founder on digital advice, trouble brewing for SoftBank, and more

Weekly Briefing No. 162 | Stash’s co-founder on digital advice, trouble brewing for SoftBank, and more

Welcome to The FR. We’ve always got your best interests at heart. In this edition: Stash’s Brandon Krieg on Digital Financial Advice; Trouble Brewing for SoftBank; Fintech and Classic Cars; Is Apple Plotting a Post-iPhone World? Point-Two-and-Twenty; Financial Exec Decamps for Fintech

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Weekly Briefing No. 161 | Ain’t no party like a fintech party; NYC HQ2 dies a premature death

Weekly Briefing No. 161 | Ain’t no party like a fintech party; NYC HQ2 dies a premature death

Welcome to The FR. Our pricing is always fair. In this edition: Top fintech conferences in Q2; HQ2’s brief New York stay; The NYSE sues the SEC; IBM’s AI debater; Ellie Mae goes private; The big Bitcoin bet

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Weekly Briefing No. 160 | Stripe learns an ugly lesson about U.S. politics

Weekly Briefing No. 160 | Stripe learns an ugly lesson about U.S. politics

Welcome to The FR, where we never accept suspect payments. In this edition: Stripe and the ugly side of U.S. politics; A conversation with Wall Street Horizon CEO Barry Star What do Jurassic Park and housing have in common? 50 ways to leave your lender; How dogs can help fight cancer

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Weekly Briefing No. 159 | Another Davos fumble, Acorns’ big funding round, and more

Weekly Briefing No. 159 | Another Davos fumble, Acorns’ big funding round, and more

Welcome to The FR, where we never drop the ball. In this edition: Another World Economic fumble; Fintech funding shows no signs of slowing; Where can banks best deploy AI? Varo Money’s bid for digital dominance; Can a bank be at the center of its customers’ lives? Market data fee imbroglio

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Weekly Briefing No. 156 | Dueling talk abounds when it comes to new U.S. exchange

Weekly Briefing No. 156 | Dueling talk abounds when it comes to new U.S. exchange

Welcome to The FR. No mincing words here. In this edition: Competing in a U.S. trading forum; Auto-tech as the new fintech; IBM’s new quantum machine belongs in a Prada store; A revolution in cross-border payments?; Google takes a trip to the mall; Financial services for rideshare drivers

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Weekly Briefing No. 154 | Is a fully cashless society a good idea

Weekly Briefing No. 154 | Is a fully cashless society a good idea

Welcome to The FR, where we wish you glad tidings and good cheer. In this edition: Digital is great for some, but Cash still Works for Many; The Equity Market is Trading like it’s 2008; Start Spreading the (Big Tech) News; 2019 Outlook for Cryptocurrency; An Investor Battle over Pernod; Happy Holidays and New Year!

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Weekly Briefing No. 153 | Making a Fintech List and Checking it Twice

Weekly Briefing No. 153 | Making a Fintech List and Checking it Twice

Welcome to The FR. Our predictions always come true. In this edition: The Litany of 2019 Prediction Lists; Robinhood and the Great Re-bundling; Debating the Merits of Index Funds; Is CircleUp the New Blackstone? The Rise of the Challenger Banks; Tech Innovation in Financial Planning; Fintech is Bringing Financing to African Small Businesses

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