Simon is Co-Founder and Blockchain Lead at 11:FS.
Previously at Barclays, he established the bank as one of the leaders in blockchain thought and action. Simon also serves as an advisor to central banks and governments, in addition to consulting the top 20 banks on blockchain. He's helped a variety of startups flourish through the Barclays Accelerator.
January 17th, 2018 | 51 mins 9 secs
ai, banking, blockchain, business, finance, fintech, investing, investment, wealth
Simon Taylor is joined by Pete Townsend, Chris Mills and Zeynep Meric-Smith to discuss where asset management is heading for in 2018.
January 12th, 2018 | 43 mins 23 secs
Simon Taylor interviews Tom Blomfield, the CEO of Monzo where they discuss the challenger bank's viral growth, PSD2 and it's roadmap for the future.
January 10th, 2018 | 51 mins 11 secs
ai, asset management, banking, bitcoin, crypto, dlt, fintech, gareth johnson, gemma godfrey, investment, machine learning, olivia linden, phil smith, simon taylor, wealth, wealth management
Simon Taylor heads up an insights show focusing on wealth management, what it is and how it differs from asset management. He is joined by special guests Joe Parkin, Gemma Godfrey, Phil Smith, Olivia Vinden & Gareth Johnson.
January 8th, 2018 | 1 hr 11 mins
alibaba, amazon, ant financial, apple pay, banking, business, facebook, finance, fintech, mifid 2, mifid ii, moneygram, open banking, p2p payments, psd2, zelle
We kick off 2018 with an all 11:FS cast as Simon Taylor, David M. Brear, Andra Sonea & Benedict Shegog discuss this weeks top news including upcoming regulation and the impact of open banking.
January 1st, 2018 | 22 mins 24 secs
Simon Taylor speaks to Eric Wilson, CEO at Xinja.
December 25th, 2017 | 3 mins 17 secs
Seasons Greetings to all our listeners! We bring you a festive hamper of outtakes from over the last year on Fintech Insider!
December 18th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
It's the After Dark Christmas Special and that means we're bringing you a recap of all the top stories from 2017, recorded in front of a live audience. Regular hosts Simon Taylor, David M. Brear, Jason Bates and Chris Skinner are joined by friends of the show Sarah Kocianski and Leda Glyptis.
December 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 9 mins
Jason Bates and Simon Taylor are joined by Kadhim Shubber, Liz Lumley, Sarah Kocianski and wonderful surprise guest Ghela Boskovich.
December 4th, 2017 | 1 hr 7 mins
This week's special episode was recorded live from OP's Slush after-party in Helsinki, where Jason, Simon and Sam are joined by very special guests to bring you 3 shows in one: topical discussion, round table insights and very special interviews from a fantastic indoor beach party in midwinter...
December 1st, 2017 | 56 mins 57 secs
This week David is joined by longtime friend of 11:FS, Sarah Kocianski, and James York, Founder of Worry+Peace, to discuss insurance as a platform, and we also speak to Sascha Wischek, CEO of Fjuul.
November 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 2 mins
David, Jason and Simon are joined by Ali Paterson, Valentina Kristensen & Tanya Andreasyan for a look back over the week's news.
November 17th, 2017 | 36 mins 8 secs
This week we bring you a very special Insights show, recorded live at BBVA's Global Summit in Madrid, where Simon Taylor hosts a panel to discuss the future of banking and disruption with Marko Wenthin, Leanne Kemp, and Elena Alfaro.
November 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 5 mins
David, Jason, and Simon are joined by Fluidly Founder, CEO and OBE Caroline Plumb, and CEO and Founder of Norio Ventures, Pete Townsend for this week's news!
November 6th, 2017 | 1 hr 55 secs
This week is an extremely special Halloween episode: After Dark II recorded in front of a live studio audience from our home at WeWork in Aldgate, London, and we're celebrating an important milestone; it's episode number 150!
October 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 58 secs
This week Jason, David and Simon are joined by Sharon O'Dea, consultant, advisor, and blogger, and Kadhim Shubber, Tech 100 #68 and FT Alphaville journalist to discuss the week's top news.
October 27th, 2017 | 41 mins 5 secs
This week, we’re recording from the Transferwise office in Shoreditch Highstreet, a stone’s throw from our home in WeWork, Aldgate, to hear the Transferwise story.