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. 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. 79 | A New Era for Big Asset Managers? Glass Steagall and Fintech

Weekly Briefing No. 79 | A New Era for Big Asset Managers? Glass Steagall and Fintech

Last week, we messed-up The FR’s release time. Our apologies. Here’s our new edition, delivered freshly to you at the regularly scheduled time. Alliance Bernstein: New era or same old, same old? The rise of neo Glass-Steagallism, A real estate start-up gets backing from stalwarts, the future of voice trading, Banks get Agile, Apple should buy PayPal, Company of Note: Ladder

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Weekly Briefing No. 21 | Signac: James Bond Film or a Credit Suisse Project?

Weekly Briefing No. 21 | Signac: James Bond Film or a Credit Suisse Project?

March Madness, Easter and Brexit chatter may be on your mind, but we’re still keeping an eye on financial innovation for you. This past week was especially notable as Palantir, Credit Suisse, Accenture, Bridgewater, a payments hackathon, a blockchain accelerator and a “Nashville problem” caught our attention. 

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Weekly Briefing No. 11 | Is Wall Street Destined For Planet Of The Robots?

Weekly Briefing No. 11 | Is Wall Street Destined For Planet Of The Robots?

Welcome to our 11th addition of The FR. This week, we discuss the coming of the robots to financial services and the Bitcoin civil war. We also take a look at “stack fallacy,” Max Levchin’s Affirm, IEX, Cornell’s tech-infused MBA and the little digital bank on the prairie. 

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