Weekly Briefing No. 16 | McKinsey Pens a "Love Letter" to a Fintech Crush.

Weekly Briefing No. 16 | McKinsey Pens a "Love Letter" to a Fintech Crush.

Welcome to the weekend. In this edition, we reveal McKinsey’s new fintech fixation and ask if European banks are bringing a butter knife to a sword fight. We also take the temperature of Bitcoin, evaluate an InsuranceTech fantasy deal and note the dawn of the Reg A+ era.

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Weekly Briefing No. 15 | Unfrozen Caveman Financial Advisor is Here.

Weekly Briefing No. 15 | Unfrozen Caveman Financial Advisor is Here.

If the dizzying markets are making you blue, cheer up — there’s a bull market in fintech. Unfortunately, there’s also a booming market in fintech bull.  We try to sniff out the difference, and this week our efforts lead us to a fintech charm offensive by banks and Microsoft, a zinger from Zenefits, a financial caveman from the pre-robo era, and a company poised to capitalize on the current global credit turmoil.

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