Weekly Briefing No. 89 | Global Macro Malaise, Litecoin’s Rise, Disrupting Connecticut

Weekly Briefing No. 89 | Global Macro Malaise, Litecoin’s Rise, Disrupting Connecticut

This week, summer sparks continue to fly on several fronts. Here are the ones that caught our attention: Global macro traders need to get a clue; Bitcoin’s civil unrest is Litecoin’s gain; Connecticut disrupted? AI fact vs. fiction; Payments emojis are no joke; United’s repo scheme; Company of Note: Everplans

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Weekly Briefing No. 55 | Hunting for Fintech Truffles

Weekly Briefing No. 55 | Hunting for Fintech Truffles

Still whipsawed by the election? Perhaps it’s time to regain focus by tasting the truffles of Fall. On the docket this week: McKinsey’s new white paper, SoFi gets a life (insurance partner), Quant funds, Bitcoin’s price surge, trial balloons in DC, Company of note: Symbiont and more.

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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 #04: Relax M&A bankers, you aren't going to be Uberized just yet.

Weekly Briefing #04: Relax M&A bankers, you aren't going to be Uberized just yet.

Relax M&A bankers, you aren’t going to be Uberized just yet. This Bloomberg article tore through bankers' inboxes on Thursday. And while we think Axial is an interesting platform to connect “small” buyers and sellers of businesses, it's not Tinder, which is geared towards, how shall we say it, short-term transactions...

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