506. News: The Kalifa Review: how can UK fintech stay ahead?

Episode 683 · March 1st, 2021 · 1 hr 10 mins

About this Episode

Our expert hosts, David Brear and Kate Moody, 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:

  • Ron Kalifa, OBE, Chairman of Network International and Future Learn
  • Charlotte Crosswell, CEO of Innovate Finance

We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:

  • The Kalifa Fintech Review 03:22
  • Basiq brings Open Banking to bear on consumer BNPL debt as AfterPay teams up with Stripe 31:58
  • Former Bank of England Governor Mark Carney joins the board of Stripe 39:21
  • Brex files for bank charter 48:18
  • Michael Bolton wants you to break up with your brokerage 1:03:19

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