802. News: Crowdcube acquire Semper and OakNorth do business banking

Episode 991 · November 13th, 2023 · 1 hr 3 mins

About this Episode

Our expert hosts, 11:FS Ventures Director Ross Gallagher, is 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:

  • Matt Cooper, Co-CEO at Crowdcube
  • Valentina Kristensen, Director of Growth & Communications at Oaknorth
  • Olivia Minnock, Senior Partnership Manager at mmob and formerly the editor of Fintech Alliance

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

  • Investment platform Crowdcube acquires Semper
  • OakNorth move into business banking
  • Adyen and Plaid team up in the US
  • German digital bank N26 pull out of Brazil after three years
  • Klarna set up UK holding company as they eye IPO
  • John Lewis launches new BNPL products

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