Weekly Briefing No. 44 | A Fintech Opportunity in the EpiPen Fiasco?

Weekly Briefing No. 44 | A Fintech Opportunity in the EpiPen Fiasco?

As the summer winds fade, we look back at Mylan Labs’ EpiPen fiasco and ponder a possible fintech opportunity. We also take note of Apple’s nasty battle with Aussie banks, the resilience of some fallen unicorns, an ETF issuer’s reinvention as a fintech company, a blockchain non-problem and the end of a tech-bank celebrity marriage. Finally, we highlight Snagajob, a gig economy standout.

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Weekly Briefing No. 25 | Banks Should Stop Fretting Over Uberization and Start Getting “Ludicrous”

Weekly Briefing No. 25 | Banks Should Stop Fretting Over Uberization and Start Getting “Ludicrous”

Banks are at risk of being Tesla’d. Read more on that as well as the huge opportunity for small insurance. Other topics this week include SWIFT’s take on blockchain tech, VC interest in Ethereum, EMV woes, Capital One’s latest innovative step and United Capital, a financial wellness company. 

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