Weekly Briefing No. 50 | The Wells Fargo Board Should Visit Wrigley Field

Weekly Briefing No. 50 | The Wells Fargo Board Should Visit Wrigley Field

Wells Fargo’s new skipper, fintech chatbots and Deep Learning all caught our attention this week. Also in the batter’s box: TechCrunch’s Bitcoin series, Goldman’s launch of Marcus, Cloud9’s fundraising and why insurance companies are subsidizing smart homes. Finally, we note WayUp, a marketplace for college students, and Crowdcube’s appointment of a chairman.

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Weekly Briefing No. 45 | US Fintech is a Burning Man Festival

Weekly Briefing No. 45 | US Fintech is a Burning Man Festival

While other nations create fintech sandboxes, the US has created more of a Burning Man. We kick off the Fall by sharing that perspective as well as looking at Insurance’s youth problem, Wells Fargo’s malfeasance, the future of RegTech, insights from Chris Gledhill of Secco, a fintech scarlet letter and a robo black eye. We close with XL Group, a conglomerate on an InsuranceTech mission.

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