Weekly Briefing No. 93 | An Insurtech Rising Star, Marketplace Lending Rebound? Bitcoin vs. Gold

Weekly Briefing No. 93 | An Insurtech Rising Star, Marketplace Lending Rebound? Bitcoin vs. Gold

This week, we’re coming at you with lots of good stuff. Here’s what you’ll find below: PolicyGenius’ Jennifer Fitzgerald discusses her company’s journey; Marketplace lending benchmarks posted better Q2 results. Does it matter? Should Bitcoin be a safe haven alternative to gold? Low volatility isn’t the chief bogeyman of Wall Street’s labor malaise. No fintech vacation for the Milken Institute's white paper machine or M&A; Comings and Goings: Jon Butler, Heather Tuason and Jeff Kelisky; Company of Note: Privitar

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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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