Weekly Briefing No. 77 | Nothing But Podcasts: Spring Break Week Special

Weekly Briefing No. 77 | Nothing But Podcasts: Spring Break Week Special

We’re on an extended Spring Break this week, but as promised, we didn’t want to leave you high and dry. If you are on Spring Break or could just use a break from our article heavy format, we invite you to listen to the selection of podcasts that we’ve been gathering. Next week, we’ll be back in the saddle with a regular edition.

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Weekly Briefing No. 76 | FinTech Sandbox Special Edition

Weekly Briefing No. 76 | FinTech Sandbox Special Edition

Even financial revolutionists need a break now again. As such, we are taking a respite from our current format to bring you a special edition (our 76th no less) to highlight FinTech Sandbox. The FR is proud to be a sponsor of its upcoming Demo Day on April 20th that will take place at Fidelity’s office in Boston. In the meantime, here’s what’s on our Sam Adams tap: FinTech Sandbox: Who are these Beantowners?, A follow-up with John Fawcett, Quantopian’s chief and FinTech Sandbox executive board member, The new revolutionaries

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Weekly Briefing No. 75 | A Coming Resurgence of Active Management?

Weekly Briefing No. 75 | A Coming Resurgence of Active Management?

Robin Williams once said that Spring is nature’s way of saying, “Let’s party.” We like that approach, so come and have some fun with us as we examine the week in financial innovation: AlphaSense’s Jack Kokko paints a brightening picture for active managers, Jamie Dimon’s new fintech laden missive, Voice vs. finger biometrics, fintech financings, the rise of Tor, Fintech M&A two-ways, community banks are innovating too, Company of Note: Income&

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Weekly Briefing No. 74 | Mnuchin’s Genius, Funding Circle’s Mo, Bloomberg and Le Cirque

Weekly Briefing No. 74 | Mnuchin’s Genius, Funding Circle’s Mo, Bloomberg and Le Cirque

A very happy March 32nd, which is otherwise known as April Fool’s Day. In between your pranks, we invite you to stay foolish and stay hungry with us by considering our highlights of the week. They include: The brilliance of Secretary Mnuchin, a faux flat-earthed, The FR’s exclusive conversation with Funding Circle’s Sam Hodges, Le Cirque and Bloomberg show their age, The rise of financial plumbing and “reinsure tech”, Bot-hype and the “dark web”, Company of Note: Elsen

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