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, Leda Glyptis and Sarah Kocianski 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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  • Ep. 171. Interview With Rishi Khosla, CEO of OakNorth

    January 19th, 2018  |  19 mins 57 secs
    banking, challenger bank, fintech, jason bates, lending, oaknorth, sme

    Today Jason Bates interviews OakNorth CEO Rishi Khosla, a leading challenger bank in the UK.

  • Ep. 170. Understanding Wealth: the Best Asset of Asset Managers

    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.

  • Ep. 169. FCA Crashes the BYOD Party

    January 15th, 2018  |  1 hr 18 mins
    bitcoin, cryptocurrency, david brear, fintech, investment, jason bates, kodak, millennial, transferwise

    In this episode David and Jason were joined by colleagues Pete Townsend and Ross Gallagher (making his Fintech Insider debut), from our Pulse and Research Team, to tackle the latest news from the last week, alongside regular guests Sarah Kocianski and Charlie Wood. Regulatory based news unsurprisingly steals the limelight, however we also bring you that outrageous Kodak stock rise as well as and an interview with Claudia Bate- Author of "The Fads, The Fears and The Future" where overhyped trends and technologies are discussed.

  • Ep. 168. Interview: Tom Blomfield - CEO, Monzo

    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.

  • Ep. 167. Insights: A Wealth of Disruption - How Wealth Management is Changing

    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.

  • Ep. 166. News: 'Tis the Season for Open Banking

    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.

  • Ep. 165. State of the Union 4

    January 5th, 2018  |  1 hr 5 mins

    Sam Maule hosts another State of the Union show, this time from Chicago, joined by Jason Bates and new 11:FS team member, Doug Bobenhouse.

  • Ep. 164. Interview: Eric Wilson, Xinja

    January 1st, 2018  |  22 mins 24 secs

    Simon Taylor speaks to Eric Wilson, CEO at Xinja.

  • Ep. 163. Interview: Toby Triebel, Wealthsimple

    December 29th, 2017  |  21 mins 45 secs

    This week, Jason Bates speaks to Toby Triebel, CEO Europe, Wealth Simple.

  • Ep. 162. Festive Fintech Blooper Reel

    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!

  • Insurtech Insider - Ep. 6: Aviva Takeover

    December 22nd, 2017  |  43 mins 54 secs

    In this episode, host David Brear and co-hosts Nigel Walsh and Sarah Kocianski visit Aviva's Digital Garage for InsurTech Insider's very first takeover show!

  • Ep. 161. After Dark III Christmas Special

    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.

  • Ep. 160. State of the Union 3

    December 15th, 2017  |  55 mins 24 secs

    Sam Maule hosts the latest State of the Union show, recorded live from the South East Fintech Venture Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina.

  • Ep. 159. News: Mascots of the Internet

    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.

  • Ep. 158. Insights: Perfect storm for change and digitisation

    December 8th, 2017  |  38 mins 4 secs

    Jason Bates talks to a crack team of experts to find out about the pressures facing small businesses and the solutions that rapid technological change can provide

  • Ep. 157. Fintech Insider LIVE from OP's Beach Party in Helsinki

    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...