Would an IPO by any other name taste as sweet as Lemonade?

The recent IPO (initial public offering of shares) by Lemonade Insurance was on its face not much different from any other- a filed S-1 that tells the company’s story, advises of potential risks, denotes which firms are acting as advisors or underwriters, provides historic and pro forma financials, and acts as an appetizer for the […]

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Supply Chain Finance Patents granted to Prime Revenue; best or worst of times in small business finance?

I am covering today for Jessica Ellerm. It is the best of times and the worst of times in Small Business Finance. Best of times: Small Business Finance is a window of opportunity big enough to drive a truck through. This remains as true today as it was when we first articulated it about about 4 years ago and […]

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Stablecoin News for the week ending Tuesday 7th July

Central Bankers fight to hold their monopoly. Here is our pick of the 3 most important Stablecoin news stories during the week. As the old joke goes “If monopolies are so bad, why is there only one Monoploy commission?” So too with Central Bankers, who are used to having a monopoly on the manufacture, distribution and […]

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Radical Digitization elements from the SICTIC Blockchain Investor Day

Efi Pylarinou is the founder of Efi Pylarinou Advisory and a Fintech/Blockchain influencer – No.3 influencer in the finance sector by Refinitiv Global Social Media 2019. I had the pleasure to moderate the annual SICTIC Blockchain investor event which was a collaborative initiative to highlight and support innovation. SICTIC and its event partners, Innosuisse and Trust […]

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Not your keys, not your Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency is a thriving and quietly eating away at the existing financial ecosystem. The cryptocurrency market has erupted into a $200 billion industry, sparking a wave of global disruption. Retail and institutional investors, like Paul Tudor Jones, have deepened their commitment to cryptocurrencies including Ethereum, Ripple (XRP), Stellar and a number of others across the […]

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This Week in Fintech ending 3rd July 2020

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Alt Lending: Asset Values Heading South

On Friday 27th June the retail property site Intu went into administration  and Doorstep lender NSF issued a warning that it would need an injection of funds from its shareholders to continue as a  going concern. On Saturday 28th.  Sunny Loans one of the biggest payday lenders in the UK said it was on the […]

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XBRL: scrapping quarterlies, explaining AI and low latency reporting

Here is our pick of the 3 most important XBRL news stories this week. 1 FDIC considers scrapping quarterly bank reports The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. is moving to boost the way it monitors for risks at thousands of U.S. banks, potentially scrapping quarterly reports that have been a fixture of oversight for more than […]

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AI- hot water for insurance incumbents, or a relaxing spa?

The parable of the frog in the boiling water is well known- you know, if you put a frog into boiling water it will immediately jump out, but if you put the frog into tepid water and gradually increase the temperature of the water it will slowly boil to death.  It’s not true but it […]

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New Business Banking Startup Zeller Set For Australian Launch

Jessica Ellerm is a thought leader specializing in Small Business and the Gig Economy and is the CEO and Co-Founder of Zuper, a neowealth disruptor in Australia Business banking hasn’t had a lot of competition in Australia. That is set to change, with news a former Square, Visa and NAB executive is set to launch […]

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