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, Sarah Kocianski and Ross Gallagher 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

  • 548. News: Get funding and build more!

    July 26th, 2021  |  1 hr 4 mins
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski is joined on her last show as a host by Adam Davis and some great guests from Soldo and CCG Catalyst Consulting to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Revolut raising $800 million to become UK's most valuable fintech, Soldo raisesing $180M for its business expense platform, and an IPO roundup as Robinhood seeks a valuation as high as $35 billion while Paytm wants to raise $2.2 billion! All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 547. Insights: Is fintech ready for influencer marketing?

    July 23rd, 2021  |  55 mins 41 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Adam Davis and Mariette Ferreira are joined by some great guests from Klarna, Starling Bank and Current, to take a deep dive into influencer marketing, and if the fintech world is ready for it.

  • 546. News: Where there is a product, there is capital.

    July 19th, 2021  |  56 mins 32 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski and Amy Gavin are joined by some great guests from Bunq and Railsbank to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Bunq celebrating $228 million funding, Railsbank raising $70m in global expansion plans, and Apple partnering Goldman Sachs for BNPL play. All of this and much much more on today's episode!

  • 545. Insights: How can tech and culture work together to shape the future of banking?

    July 16th, 2021  |  53 mins 53 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    David Brear and Tim Heard are joined by some great guests from Innovate Finance and Customers Bank. Today we’re going to be following up on the discussion we had on our last After Dark event, where in one of the discussion rounds we talked about new banking business models, and what we will see being the driving force in companies going forward. Tune in to find out more!

  • 544. News: As RobinHood IPOs, how important is building a community around a brand?

    July 12th, 2021  |  55 mins 43 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Simon Taylor and Gwera Kiwana are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Robinhood files to go public in the wake of a record breaking FINTRA fine, Daylight & Codat get fresh funding, and Booking.com announce the creation of a fintech unit. All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 543. Insights: Why is the gig economy so underserved?

    July 9th, 2021  |  40 mins 10 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski is joined by some great guests from Gigwage, Lance and Branch to discuss the gig economy and how the market has been largely underserved by traditional finance, as well as looking at one of the big reasons why the gig economy has exploded in the last year. During Covid-19 we saw more and more people embarking into gig work, for reasons ranging between increased flexibility, having lost their job or just to gain a side hustle. What has this meant for financial services aimed at gig workers?

  • 542. News: Is Open Banking significantly eroding the dominance of card?

    July 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 24 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Ross Gallagher and Sarah Kocianski are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Visa acquiring Tink, The FCA banning Binance, and A Federal Reserve official warning that CBDCs could be an “embarrassing fad”and compares them to MC Hammer’s trousers. All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 541. Insights: Why does crypto matter?

    July 2nd, 2021  |  46 mins 11 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Simon Taylor is joined by some great guests from Tala, Anchorage and Visa to discuss all things cryptocurrency. We’re going to be looking at all the changes that have happened in this space over the last 12 months, looking at how it’s properly starting to have real world impact and, for all you sceptics out there, asking the big question: why does crypto matter?

  • 540. News: Why are American behemoths buying European fintechs?

    June 28th, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Adam Davis and Simon Taylor are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: JPM Chase acquiring Nutmeg to help them launch a British digital banking service,
    Mollie’s new funding pushing them to a €5.4bn valuation, and brings a challenge to Stripe in the European payments space, and last but not least, we have a small announcement of our own. All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 539. Insights: Lending - the next evolution of fintech?

    June 25th, 2021  |  51 mins 55 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Adam Davis is joined by some great guests from Atom Bank, OakNorth and Quo to discuss whether lending is the only way for banks to make money, and the evolution of the lending space: where is the innovation and disruption in this space and what are the new lending models?

  • 538. News: Are Stripe and Shopify THE biggest fintech companies right now?

    June 21st, 2021  |  56 mins 44 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Adam Davis and David Brear are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Stripe moving beyond payments with Stripe Identity, UK tech and fintech leaders teaming up to fight climate crisis, and Web founder Tim Berners-Lee to auction source code as NFT. All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 537. Insights: After Dark: New World Order

    June 18th, 2021  |  59 mins 24 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    After Dark is back! On our latest instalment of Fintech Insider After Dark we talk all about innovation and how customers' lives, wants & needs have drastically changed in the last few months. Who is leading innovation, are we all longing for a Super App and what new business models have we seen disrupt the market?

  • 536. News: Is Nubank driving a banking revolution in LatAm?

    June 14th, 2021  |  1 hr 35 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Ross Gallagher and Sarah Kocianski are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Nubank’s $750M “megaround”, Klarna taking on credit card fees with its new in-app shopping product, and Marqeta’s IPO tripling its valuation. All of this and much more on today's episode!

  • 535. Insights: Rethinking AML

    June 11th, 2021  |  49 mins 4 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    Sarah Kocianski is joined by some great guests to talk about anti-money laundering — or AML — practices in banking and financial services and how they can be rethought. We want to lift the lid on the impact of the pandemic and the increase in digital services on AML. To do that, we're going to look at the data sources that go into AML practices, why AML has a bad rep and what the future of AML could look like.

  • 534. News: Why aren’t fintechs IPO-ing?

    June 7th, 2021  |  53 mins 52 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    David Brear and Benjamin Ensor are joined by some great guests to talk about some of the most interesting stories of the last 7 days, including: Belvo's raise, Crowdcube's new IPO platform, Curve's record breaking crowdfund and so much more.

  • 533. Insights: People don't want a mortgage, they want to buy a house

    June 4th, 2021  |  58 mins 43 secs
    11:fs, banking news, financial services, fintech

    David Brear is joined by some great guests to revisit mortgages, and how the industry has developed on in the last couple of years. From stamp duty holiday, to new help to buy scheme, there is a lot to talk about in this space.