Fintech News

PwC discusses key themes for FinTech startups and incumbents in 2016

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PwC’s Manoj Kashyap discusses what happened in the FinTech space during 2016. With a wide and diverse area that includes blockchain, marketplace lending, payments, and many other emerging spaces, movement in FinTech can be difficult to parse through. We discuss the key areas that were focused on in 2016.

PwC on what FinTech incumbents and startups should be doing in 2017

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PwC’s Manoj Kashyap discusses what the Fintech market players (incumbents and startups) should be doing in 2017. Surviving an economic downturn will be crucial for startups, while incumbents should figure out how to best partner with them and integrate into their processes.

PwC on regulators’ approach to FinTech, new risks, and consumer protection

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PwC’s Manoj Kashyap discusses how regulators approach risk management, emerging risks, and consumer protection as it relates to FinTech. Regulators have shown to be receptive to the changes brought on by FinTech startups. How they will supervise the startup activities will be crucial to the future of the space.

FinTech-Talk WebID – Folge 1: Branche mit 148 Mrd. Euro Marktvolumen

Die Bundesregierung sieht bis 2035 ein Potential von 148 Milliarden Euro Marktvolumen bei FinTechs – also modernen Unternehmen, die Finanzdienstleistungen anbieten. WebID Solutions hat das Video-Identifikationsverfahren erfunden. Durch den Service des Unternehmens können sich Kunden bequem im Internet identifizieren und online Verträge abschließen. Mittels qualifizierter elektronischer Signatur (QES) werden z. B. Kredite komplett digital abgeschlossen. Der Geschäftsführer Frank Jorga erklärt in der ersten Folge des “FinTech-Talk” mit Inside Wirtschaft-Chefredakteur Manuel Koch wie das funktioniert.

Retirement Autopilot – SF FinTech Conference 2016 – Empire Startups

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Empire Startups hosts the largest FinTech Meetups and annual FinTech Startups Conferences in NY & SF.
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This panel is from the 2016 Empire Startups FinTech Conference in San Francisco
Moderator: JD Marple, Partner, Latham & Watkins
Panel: Chris Weirath, Senior Product Manager, Morningstar; Mike Sha, Co-founder & CEO, SigFig; Megan Graf, Director of Implementations, Future Advisor; Zach Perret, Co-founder & CEO, Plaid

Rise of the Bots – SF FinTech Conference 2016 – Empire Startups

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This panel is from the 2016 Empire Startups FinTech Conference in San Francisco
Moderator: Ryan Falvey, Managing Director, Financial Solutions Lab CFSI
Panel: David Sosna, Co-founder & CEO, Personetics; Sam Hocking, CEO, AltX; Ryan Graciano, Co-founder & CTO, Credit Karma; Wendy De La Rosa, Co-Founder & Head of Research, Common Cents Lab

Disrupting Venture – SF FinTech Conference 2016 – Empire Startups

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This panel is from the 2016 Empire Startups FinTech Conference in San Francisco
Moderator: Nav Athwal, Founder & CEO, RealtyShares
Panel: Rory Eakin, Co-founder & COO, CircleUp; Sheel Mohnot, FinTech Partner, 500 Startups; Clara Sieg, Partner, Revolution; Arvind Purushotham, MD & Global Head of Venture Investing, Citi Ventures