Weekly Briefing No. 167 | Weighing In on the New Apple Card

Weekly Briefing No. 167 | Weighing In on the New Apple Card

Welcome to The FR. Our announcements are always a spectacle. In this edition: The New Apple Card Looks Pretty Clever; Robinhood Gets into the Media Biz; Canada’s Pension Fund on Long-Term Investing; Big Bank Take Lil’ Bank; Intel’s New AI Framework

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Weekly Briefing No. 78 | The Race to Zero Commissions and New York’s Fintech Week

Weekly Briefing No. 78 | The Race to Zero Commissions and New York’s Fintech Week

This week was officially deemed “fintech week” in New York. However, we think every week in New York should be financial innovation week. Here’s what’s caught our attention: Robinhood is no myth, Enterprise fintech on fire in the Big Apple, New issue mania is back, White papers from Morgan Stanley, Oliver Wyman and Accenture, OCC’s fintech charter isn’t a done deal, Company of Note:  eSignatureGuarantee (Bringing unsexy back).

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Weekly Briefing No. 28 | Fintech’s Silver Linings Playbook

Weekly Briefing No. 28 | Fintech’s Silver Linings Playbook

Lessons from Lending Club’s capsizing, a clash of investment tech CEOs and Google’s stand against payday predators and are on deck for this week. We also take a look at a new robo-powered bankruptcy “lawyer,” invisible payment solutions, Q1 blockchain trends and highlight payments start-up Plastiq.

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