540. News: Why are American behemoths buying European fintechs?
Episode 718 · June 28th, 2021 · 1 hr 1 min
About this Episode
Our expert hosts, Adam Davis and Simon Taylor, 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:
- Shane Happach, CEO Mollie
- Emily Nicolle, Fintech Correspondent, Financial News
- Anna Irrera, Chief Fintech Correspondent, Reuters
We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:
- JPMorgan buys investment platform Nutmeg in UK retail push 1:43
- Mollie’s Series C funding round puts it in the top 5 most valuable European startups, and top 20 worldwide 13:25
- AML regulations driving up compliance costs across UK 29:26
- Revolut's results show a “bumper year” as revenues grow… but so do losses 39:15
- 11:FS Foundry, the Financial Service Operating System built by 11:FS, has today released its first drop, 11:Money 50:32
- YES Bank launches musical logo 55:06
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- JPMorgan buys investment platform Nutmeg in UK retail push
- Mollie’s Series C funding round puts it in the top 5 most valuable European startups, and top 20 worldwide
- AML regulations driving up compliance costs across UK
- Revolut's results show a “bumper year” as revenues grow… but so do losses
- YES Bank launches musical logo