Post Tagged with: "WealthTech"

Fast and Cheap IPO On SGX: Ayondo

Fast and Cheap IPO On SGX: Ayondo

by December 1, 2016 at 1:18 am 1 comment

Are you preparing a roadshow, the conventional way of accessing public markets by selling shares? Are you using an investment bank to take care of the messaging, positioning and pricing of the deal? This capital raising route typically means aiming for a listing on one stock exchange, which is typicallyRead More

Will Goldman Become a Verb? Watch the Marcus Ads!

Will Goldman Become a Verb? Watch the Marcus Ads!

by November 24, 2016 at 1:13 am 1 comment

Can there be something in corporate names that start with G? Why is it that GAFA has Google first? What is the tipping point that turns a corporate name into a verb? Malcolm Gladwell may have insights on these questions and a great story to tell us, as I urgeRead More

What Does The Credify Story Tell Us About Market Place Lending And $LC Stock?

What Does The Credify Story Tell Us About Market Place Lending And $LC Stock?

by November 23, 2016 at 12:00 am 2 comments

This story broke on Wednesday 15 November.  The story is that the founder of Lending Club, Renaud Leplanche, who was ousted in a scandal in May was creating a new venture to compete with Lending Club called Credify. Headlines talked about 2nd Act or Comeback. The story came out inRead More

Three Market Opportunities In Insurance Asset Management

Three Market Opportunities In Insurance Asset Management

by November 19, 2016 at 1:00 am 1 comment

The asset management side of insurance business is a sleeping beauty that hasn’t awoken to the Fintech drumming. Apart from the regulatory driven involvement due to Solvency II ( covered here) I have not seen any laser focus from Fintechs in the asset management part of insurance businesses. Naturally, lowRead More

WealthTech Open APIs: Shapes, Colors and Focus

WealthTech Open APIs: Shapes, Colors and Focus

by November 10, 2016 at 2:04 am 0 comments

In May I wrote about The API movement in the robo-advisory space, and found that those with API offerings were companies in the brokerage business (which is severely disrupted as we speak) and not that much in businesses with robo-advisory offerings (without brokerage and custody). At the time (6months ago), IRead More

Oh, the things you could do with the enormous Cash pile!

Oh, the things you could do with the enormous Cash pile!

by November 3, 2016 at 2:00 am 1 comment

At Daily Fintech we have been monitoring cash for various reasons. The more Fintech factors relate to watching digital currency trends, digital wallets and the potential of a cashless economy; and the more traditional Finance reasons, relate to income yielding options and flows towards public investment vehicles. The latter onesRead More

Fashionista Paolo Sironi speaks about Fintech Innovation in Investing!

Fashionista Paolo Sironi speaks about Fintech Innovation in Investing!

by October 20, 2016 at 2:00 am 1 comment

Sironi’s hot off the press elevator pitch as a global thought leader, is “I sell the finest FinTech Furniture, FinTech Fashion and FinTech Food” Extract from FinTech #Furniture, #Fashion and #Food George Orwell said that “one would write a book only if driven by a demon whom one can neither resist norRead More

Takeaways from #LenditEurope: Watch While the Next Phase Unfolds!

Takeaways from #LenditEurope: Watch While the Next Phase Unfolds!

by October 16, 2016 at 1:45 am 0 comments

The weather was beautiful in London, the location was upcoming (O2 North Greenwich) and the size of the conference was ideal. The two chairs, Peter Renton (founder of Lendit) and Christine Farnish (chair of P2PFA) were both great on stage as they covered an industry that has been tainted inRead More

Checking Investments from Your Wrist or Your Eye

Checking Investments from Your Wrist or Your Eye

by October 6, 2016 at 2:00 am 1 comment

We live a world that we still check our wealth from our laptop or our smartphone. Tim Cook is leading us to check our wrist for our health. Wearables for our finances, are still in the “nice to have” category and nowhere close to becoming the next black. Will GoldmanRead More

Goldman Is Leading the “Buy-Side Empowers the Sell-Side” Movement

Goldman Is Leading the “Buy-Side Empowers the Sell-Side” Movement

by September 29, 2016 at 2:00 am 0 comments

The Daily Fintech founders are at SIBOS in Geneva; reporting every day, snippets of insights on the Fintech Genome. Stay tuned on all SIBOS Insights conversations. For years the Sell side was the incubator of financial innovation and the marketplace where products and services were designed and the platforms where market making andRead More