Fintech Insider Podcast by 11:FS

The #1 business podcast for fintech innovators, influencers, and those eager to learn.

About the show

Fintech Insider by 11:FS is a bi-weekly podcast dedicated to all things fintech, banking, technology and financial services. Hosted by a rotation of 11:FS experts including David Brear, Simon Taylor, Jason Bates, Leda Glyptis and Sarah Kocianski and joined weekly by a range of fantastic guests, they discuss the latest news, developments, and trends within the industry.

On Fintech Insider Insights, they speak to subject matter experts for deep dives on APIs, AI, digital banking, and all other areas disrupting our industry. Fintech Insider Interviews brings you one-on-one interviews with the thought leaders and innovators transforming financial services.

Whether you're a fintech expert or you're just keen to know more, then this is the podcast for you!

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Episodes

  • 439. News: Wirecard fallout - fintech’s Enron moment?

    June 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule and David Brear are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Wirecard “loses” €1.9 billion, the US banking sector is seeing huge growth, despite (or because of) the pandemic and Goldman Sachs’ CEO makes a cameo in 'Billions'.

  • 438. Insights: PPP - How digital providers helped rescue SMBs

    June 26th, 2020  |  47 mins 56 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule is joined by some great guests to talk about PPP lending during the COVID-19 pandemic. On today's show we are taking a look at the process from the lenders perspective!

  • 437. News: Stop, collaborate and listen - Amazon and Goldman Sachs team up

    June 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Jason Bates and Simon Taylor are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Goldman Sachs teams up with another tech giant as it launches credit lines on Amazon, Monzo raise funding but lose valuation and WhatsApp launches payments in Brazil. All this and much much more on today's FIntech Insider News.

  • 436. Insights: COVID-19 and the underbanked in the US

    June 19th, 2020  |  47 mins 26 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule is joined by some great guests to discuss the state of the underbanked in the US and how COVID-19 is affecting this group of underserved people.

  • 435. News: Is now a good time to launch a challenger bank?

    June 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski and Ross Gallagher are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Vivid Money launches digital banking services in Germany; the pandemic savings surge forces Goldman to shut Marcus to new UK clients; and Islamic finance startup Wahed closes $25M funding round to grow their Saudi Arabia hub.

  • 434. Insights: Transforming financial services infrastructure post COVID-19

    June 12th, 2020  |  45 mins 11 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski is joined by some great guests from Equinix, Mastercard and RTGS to discuss the long-term business transformation and the need for agile infrastructure in financial services organisations in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

  • 433. News: Financial services community take a stand in support of Black Lives Matter

    June 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 22 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Leda Glyptis and Simon Taylor are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Financial services community take a stand in support of Black Lives Matter; Starling and Marqeta’s new raises; and TrueLayer team up with the UK Government on Open Banking.

  • 432. Insights: How could open finance shape the future of financial services?

    June 5th, 2020  |  50 mins 48 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Adam Davis and Sarah Kocianski are joined by some great guests to discuss open finance - what it is, how is could work and what learnings it could take from open banking, with an expert panel of guests from Plaid, RBS and the OBIE.

  • 431. News: Shopify’s stratospheric rise and foray into fintech

    June 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule and David Brear are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting US news stories of the last 7 days, including: Shopify’s many new announcements and move into fintech; Bank of America leak exposes business details of PPP relief applicants as applications across the board decline; and Animal Crossing offers new ways for people to make money in lockdown.

  • 430. Interviews: Arlan Hamilton - Breaking the VC glass ceiling for underrepresented founders

    May 29th, 2020  |  44 mins 33 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule is joined by Arlan Hamilton, founder and managing partner of Backstage Capital to talk VC funding, underrepresented founders and her new book It's About Damn Time.

  • 429. News: Is it tough to be a challenger bank right now?

    May 25th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    David Brear and Simon Taylor are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: The challenges facing challenger banks in the current climate, Freetrade’s record-breaking raise
    and PayPal sees a rise in 'silver tech' as older generations test digital payments for the first time. All this and much more on today's episode!

  • 428. Insights: Digital Identity - the evolution of verification, authentication & authorisation

    May 22nd, 2020  |  58 mins 34 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Jason Bates and Simon Taylor are joined by 3 great guests to talk about digital identity. What do we mean by digital identity, and how does it differ around the world? Listen on to find out!

  • 427. News: Mobile Wallet Wars? SoFi and Samsung Pay team up

    May 18th, 2020  |  56 mins 54 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski and Adam Davis are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: A round up of the pandemic and financial aid stories on both sides of the pond;
    Sofi and Samsung Pay team up for a debit card; and Mastercard's massive new pledge for financial inclusion.

  • 426. Insights: How to design digital financials services for US SMBs

    May 15th, 2020  |  45 mins 31 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule is joined by some great guests to talk about US SMBs - not specifically about their fight for funding in the wake of Covid-19 this time - but their options when it comes to banking more broadly, and how to design digital financial services that work for them.

  • 425. News: RBS close Bó - Why is building a new bank so hard?

    May 11th, 2020  |  56 mins 23 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Simon Taylor and Sarah Kocianski are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: RBS closes Bó, big banks book $50bn against bad loans in the wake of corona, and a round-up of the more international stories of the week.

  • 424. Interviews: Plaid on customer driven innovation, data access and US open banking

    May 8th, 2020  |  36 mins 11 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sam Maule is joined by John Pitts, Policy Lead, and Niko Karvounis Product Lead at Plaid to talk all things data, customer driven innovation, their European expansion and much more.