463. News: Can Alibaba Grab the SE Asian market?
Episode 640 · September 21st, 2020 · 1 hr 3 mins
About this Episode
Our expert hosts, Jason Bates and David Brear, are joined by some great guests to talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week. This week's guests include:
- Victoria Roberts - Director of the Fintech Delivery Panel, Tech Nation
- Anna Irrera - Chief Fintech Correspondent, Reuters
We also hear soundbites from:
- Alex Marsh - UK Country Lead, Klarna
- John Natalizia - CEO, Snoop
We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:
- Alibaba is in talks to invest $3 billion in Grab (04:06)
- Klarna’s new valuation of $11 BILLION (14:30)
- Tech Nation launches Fintech Pledge supported by HM Treasury (27:01)
- Nubank moves into investing by purchasing the Easynvest Broker (35:30)
- Razer’s new plans - Global expansion and a youth wealth management platform (45:44)
- Microsoft's underwater data centre resurfaces after two years (57:49)
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