Weekly Briefing No. 65 | AirBnb’s Fintech Future, QED’s New Deal and Two Sigma Gets Random

Weekly Briefing No. 65 | AirBnb’s Fintech Future, QED’s New Deal and Two Sigma Gets Random

Happy Data Privacy Day! Here’s what’s in our container this week: AirBnb’s fintech-travel future, Fifth Third and QED cut a notable deal, Two Sigma’s random forest, an FA Kodak Moment, Wells Fargo & regtech, Peak Millennial, Cadre and Company of Note: Prattle.

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Weekly Briefing No. 58 | Sympathy for the Devil

Weekly Briefing No. 58 | Sympathy for the Devil

The weather is getting colder, but temperatures are running hot throughout the fintech complex. Here’s the heat for this week: Beyond millennials: the next big fintech frontier, Betterment’s Jon Stein boldly makes his case, Bloomberg goes dark, Zenefits’ CEO resigns; Orchard, Sandler O’Neill and Lemonade cut deals and Company of note: Loyyal.

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Weekly Briefing No. 18 | Don’t Laugh at Snapchat’s Entry into Roboadvising.

Weekly Briefing No. 18 | Don’t Laugh at Snapchat’s Entry into Roboadvising.

This week, we are honored to feature Bankable’s Eric Mouileron in our first ever CEO interview. Also this week, we tackle Snapchat’s expected robo-foray, invoice payment tardiness, blockchain tech’s downside and a cool digital insurance start-up.

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Weekly Briefing #06: Banking CEO dons fintech hat.

Weekly Briefing #06: Banking CEO dons fintech hat.

Banking CEO dons fintech hat. It’s one thing when Blythe Masters leaves JPMorgan Chase or Hans Morris decamps from Visa to forge a new path in fintech. But it’s even more interesting when the captain of a financial ship abandons the helm and takes a job below deck...

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Weekly Briefing No. 02 | What happens in Iceland, shouldn't stay in Iceland.

Weekly Briefing No. 02 | What happens in Iceland, shouldn't stay in Iceland.

What Happens In Iceland, Shouldn’t Stay In Iceland. Last week, one of Iceland’s most promising fintech companies, Meniga, made news as it was chosen by Business Insider as one of the most promising Nordic fintech start-ups. We hadn’t heard about Meniga previously, but this company...

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