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Ep 24: Rehan Yar Khan, Managing Partner, Orios Venture Partners.

January 22, 2020 - Rehan Yar Khan, Partner and Founder of Indian VC fund Orios Venture Partners. The VC, which started with its investments in consumer-facing Internet start-ups such as ride-sharing Unicorn Ola Cabs, the focus is now to invest in the booming Indian FinTech ecosystem. The VC now plans to invest a third...

Ep 23: Simon Kenny, Chief Executive Officer, Hoptroff

January 14, 2020 - Time is money! In December 2019 it was revealed by The Times newspaper that access to a back-up communications system had resulted in those paying for a Bank of England audio feed, via a third party, receiving details of the Bank’s news conferences up to eight seconds before those using the video fe...

Ep22: Rishi Gupta, CEO & MD, Fino Payments Bank

January 14, 2020 - Fino Payments Bank is a new kind of bank in India called Payments Bank, a license given out by the Indian banking regulator RBI in 2014 to eleven players. While the model was created to drive financial inclusion with the help of technology, these banks have been facing challenges as they are not all...

Ep.21: Jeremy Nicholds, CEO of Judopay

January 3, 2020 - Cashless is coming, so it is said. For some it is already here. Jeremy Nicholds, CEO of mobile payments provider Judopay told Robin Amlôt he is close to celebrating a year ‘cash free’. Nicholds, who has worked for both MasterCard and Visa in his career, has a passion for payment technology. Jud...

Ep.20: Alexander Fazel, Head of Communication, Swissborg

December 19, 2019 - Lausanne, Switzerland-based SwissBorg is a FinTech company on the Etherium blockchain. The company’s stated aim is to revolutionise asset management solutions with a community-centric approach. It carried out a successful ICO in 2017/18, raising $50 million from 24,000 individual contributors arou...

Ep.19: Duncan Parker, Charity & Philanthropy Director, Crowdfunder.co.uk

December 16, 2019 - Crowdfunder.co.uk was founded in 2014 and claims to be UK’s number one rewards-based crowdfunding platform. The funding portal has helped raise more than £100 million for charities, businesses, and community projects. Crowdfunder.co.uk also works with several corporates to distribute grants, incl...

Ep.18: Lory Kehoe, Managing Director, ConsenSys

December 10, 2019 - Lory Kehoe is also Co-founder of Blockchain Ireland and Adjunct Associate Professor Trinity College Dublin. The ConsenSys Codefi blockchain operating system, built on the Ethereum blockchain aims to optimise business processes and payments through digitising financial instruments and creating decent...

Ep.17: Suresh Vaghjiani, CEO and Co-Founder of Tribe Payments

December 9, 2019 - “Banks are dead, long live the banks,” Suresh Vaghjiani of Tribe Payments once said. The card payments platform’s CEO and Co-Founder met up with Sunniva Kolostyak at FinTech Connect in London to discuss how start-ups and challenger banks have different innovation techniques and why legacy inst...

Ep.16: Saeed Patel, Director of Product Strategy at KRM22

December 2, 2019 - To simply implement this new regime, using current toolsets, poses a risk to firms falling short to the requirements of the SM&CR regime, Saeed Patel of KRM22 says. In this podcast, Patel discusses the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR or SMCR) with IBS Intelligence Reporter Su...

Ep.15: Pierre-Antoine Dusoulier, Founder and CEO of iBanFirst

November 29, 2019 - iBanFirst is a Belgium-based global financial services firm offering cross-border payment solutions. Founder Pierre-Antoine Dusoulier was previously Head of Western Europe at Saxo Bank following eight years as President and CEO of Saxo Banque France. Prior to this he founded cambiste.com, France’...

Ep.14: Lee Jones, Director of Sales and Business Development, Ingenico Enterprise Retail

November 29, 2019 - Cashless payments are sweeping the scene, enabling consumers to shop more easily, quickly, and conveniently – in fact, by 2026 it’s predicted that cash will be used for just 21% of all UK payments. However, business in the ‘unattended market’ poses a challenge. Robin Amlôt talks to Lee Jone...

Ep.13: Mark Aldred, Head of International Sales, Auriga

November 26, 2019 - With the death of the high street, banks are closing their branches and becoming increasingly digital. At the RBR Branch Transformation conference in London, Sunniva Kolostyak spoke to Mark Aldred from Auriga about how the software company supports banks in changing how their branch estates operate....

Ep.12: How the Global Fintech Innovation Awards winners were chosen

November 24, 2019 - IBS Intelligence hosted the awards ceremony for the 1st Global FinTech Innovation Awards at the Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai, on 22 November 2019. The Awards were created to honour and promote excellence and success in the implementation of F...

Ep.11: Madhur Kumar Jain, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Solution Consulting, SunTec

November 20, 2019 - SunTec Business Solutions aims to help banks and digital and communication service providers increase customer engagement and product innovation. Robin Amlôt spoke to Madhur Jain of Suntec about the growth prospects for Banking as a Service (BaaS). With consumers becoming used to being able to buy...

Ep. 10: Olly Betts, Co-Founder and CEO of OpenWrks

November 15, 2019 - Consumers want more access and control over finances. In an interview with FinTech Reporter Sunniva Kolostyak at the Open Banking Exo in London on 13 November 2019, OpenWrk’s Olly Betts discussed how Open Banking works as an enabler to support real people in structuring their finances and its impo...

Ep. 09: Eleni Coldrey, Business Development Director EMEA, Equinix

November 14, 2019 - The cloud is just someone else’s computer! Speaking to IBS Intelligence at the Open Banking Expo in London on 13 November 2019, Eleni Coldrey addressed security concerns and the growing pains of open banking. As the financial services sector increases digitisation and digitalisation, it is increa...

Ep. 08: Iana Dimitrova, Chief Executive, OpenPayd

October 25, 2019 - OpenPayd offers international enterprise payments and banking services through a modular platform. A single API integration into the platform enables businesses to customise their payments and banking modules. Iana Dimitrova has extensive experience in FinTech and payments. Robin Amlôt spoke to her...

Ep. 07: Ian Bradbury, CTO for Financial Services, Fujitsu UK

October 22, 2019 - Bradbury’s role at Fujitsu UK includes understanding the deployment and impact potential of new business models and technologies across the financial services marketplace, including insurance and all forms of banking. Early in October 2019, Barclays announced that from January 2020, its UK custome...

Ep. 06 : Invitation-only meeting at the third P20 Global Payments Conference

October 9, 2019 - The third P20 Global Payments Conference was held in London on 3 October 2019. This invitation-only meeting, with attendance capped at 200 convenes top business leaders, government officials and regulators to discuss the future of the global payments industry. Dunn & Bradstreet were among the ev...

Ep. 05: Duncan Sandys, Executive Director at P20 explains the purpose behind the establishment of the P20

October 9, 2019 - Duncan Sandys is Executive Director, P20. At this year’s P20 conference, held in London on 3 October 2019, the focus was on fraud and cybersecurity. Sandys said, “The risk of cyber-attacks keeps the leaders of the global payments industry awake at night. Cashless payments are growing globally an...

Ep. 04: Features Analytics on AI solutions to combat financial crime

October 1, 2019 - Cristina Soviany, Founder of the Belgian FinTech firm, Features Analytics, speaks to Robin Amlôt at SIBOS 2019 in London. The firm has developed two platform-based AI solutions to combat financial crime....

Ep. 03: Equiniti Business Payment Services partnered with SWIFT

September 25, 2019 - Announced at SIBOS 2019, Equiniti Business Payment Services (formerly EQGlobal), the international payments division of Equiniti Group, has partnered with SWIFT, the global provider of secu...

Dr Ravi-Seetharaman SIBOS 2019 Podcast

Ep. 02: Doha Bank on the impact of technology in banking

September 25, 2019 - Robin Amlôt, Managing Editor at IBS Intelligence meets up with  Dr Ravi Seetharaman, Chief Executive of Doha Bank, at the SIBOS 2019 event. Dr. R. Seetharaman reflects on the impact of technology in banking and on the developments he is particularly looking at for Doha Bank’s future prospects....

Ep. 01: Monzo and Challenger Banks in the UK

September 3, 2018 - In this episode of the IBSI podcast, Bill Boyle & Alex Hamilton talk about Britain’s lucrative & highly aggressive challenger banking landscape, and Monzo’s transition from a payments wallet to a fully operational digital only bank. With the bank having reduced its per user operational costs...