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Breaking Banks is the number 1 global fintech radio show and podcast. Every week we explore the personalities, startups, innovators, and industry players driving disruption in financial services, from Incumbents to unicorns, and from the latest cutting edge technology to the people are using it to help to create a more innovative, inclusive and healthy financial future. We are living in a time of the most dramatic technological advancements in history, and we are telling the stories behind that change, with a focus on the implications of what it all means for industry incumbents and insurgents, the people, the consumers, the markets, and the very nature of banking and money itself. Listen every Thursday at 3 PM Eastern Time, Noon Pacific on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

Breaking Banks is the number 1 global fintech radio show and podcast. Every week we explore the personalities, startups, innovators, and industry players driving disruption in financial services, from Incumbents to unicorns, and from the latest cutting edge technology to the people are using it to help to create a more innovative, inclusive and healthy financial future. We are living in a time of the most dramatic technological advancements in history, and we are telling the stories behind that change, with a focus on the implications of what it all means for industry incumbents and insurgents, the people, the consumers, the markets, and the very nature of banking and money itself. Listen every Thursday at 3 PM Eastern Time, Noon Pacific on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

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Breaking Banks is the number 1 global fintech radio show and podcast. Every week we explore the personalities, startups, innovators, and industry players driving disruption in financial services, from Incumbents to unicorns, and from the latest cutting edge technology to the people are using it to help to create a more innovative, inclusive and healthy financial future. We are living in a time of the most dramatic technological advancements in history, and we are telling the stories behind that change, with a focus on the implications of what it all means for industry incumbents and insurgents, the people, the consumers, the markets, and the very nature of banking and money itself. Listen every Thursday at 3 PM Eastern Time, Noon Pacific on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

Language:

English


Episodes

Encore: 7th Anniversary Special

11/26/2020
John McAfee joins hosts Brett King, Miss Metaverse (Katie King), and Dave Birch on the 7th Anniversary episode of the #1 Fintech podcast and radio show. Little did we know back in May of 2013 that this thing would turn into the global phenomenon that it has been. Now, let’s get a little out there as McAfee talks about the similarities between computer viruses and COVID-19.

Duration:00:55:02

Challenging the Challenger Banks

11/19/2020
In this action-packed Friday 13th episode of Breaking Banks, Brett King is joined by Bryan Clagett in the co-host chair. They speak to Rahm McDaniel, VP Strategic Solutions at Q2, Kesh Talwar, Chief Revenue Officer of Moven, and Casey Christopher, Chief Empowerment Officer at Quontic Bank. Listen as they explore the current state of community banking's digital initiatives and learn how Q2 is partnering with Moven to deliver frictionless financial services.

Duration:00:56:02

A Brave New World

11/12/2020
This week on Breaking Banks, Brett King is joined by Jo Ann Barefoot in the co-host chair as they speak with The Lord Mayor of London William Russell about the incredible VC and FinTech scene happening in the UK. The Lord Mayor discusses the impact that regtech has had on the industry and the Green Finance Initiative, aiming to make London the world leader in green finance. Then stayed tuned for another installment of Women in Fintech, a Breaking Banks initiative with host Chloe James. Chloe...

Duration:00:56:54

Show Me (how to save) the Money!

11/5/2020
In this episode of Breaking Banks, JP Nicols and Brett King are joined by Nasir Zubari, CEO at the LHoFT Foundation, to explore the current state of finances in Luxembourg and discuss the future of fintech. For the next half, Jason Henrichs sits down with Lindsay Davis, Director of Intelligence at Caliber, and Ksenia Yudina, Founder/CEO of UNest, to talk about the market gap when it comes to family savings and how the industry can fill this gap.

Duration:00:52:53

The Path to Open Finance

10/29/2020
In this episode of Breaking Banks, we explore the world of open finance with Plaid. Plaid is focused on democratizing financial services through technology by building developer-friendly infrastructure and intelligent tools to provide the ability to create amazing products. Brett King and Chloe James Director of Media and Comms at RFIGroup are joined by John Pitts Head of Policy for Plaid and Ginger Baker Head of Financial Access at Plaid to explore the regulatory framework needed to support...

Duration:00:57:01

The Art of Innovation

10/22/2020
Jason Henrichs is joined by John Prendergast, CEO of Blueleaf, a fintech on a mission to make the best financial advisors available to everyone, and April J. Rudin innovator, change-maker, and Founder of The Rudin Group. They discuss pain-points wealth management is facing and to explore what’s next for the industry. Then stay tuned as we talk to Scott Lynn, founder of Masterworks and the creator of that wild Punch the Monkey banner ad from the 90s. Scott gives us the details on how he went...

Duration:00:52:35

Pandemics and Playbooks and Operations, Oh My!

10/15/2020
While companies were preparing for a snow day, what they got was an ice age. I don’t know a single financial institution or fintech whose business continuity plan anticipated the full scope of the pandemic. With so much uncertainty in the world, how can organizations prepare for the next hurdle 2020 throws their way? Enter Lindsay Davis’ Pandemic Playbook; this guide addresses these operational pain points and provides the navigational framework that many leaders need. Then, Jason Henrichs...

Duration:00:58:40

Deal or No Deal?

10/8/2020
On this episode of Breaking Banks, Brett King hosts special guest Barney Reynolds, Global Head of the Financial Services Industry Group at Shearman & Sterling, and Dara Tarkowski, host of Tech on Reg, joins us in the co-host chair. They discuss the state of Brexit and the potential for the US/UK to reach a trade deal. Then stay tuned as Brett sits down with Andreas Zimmer, Head of Ecosystem Strategy for Europe at HUAWEI, Nathalie Oestmann, Chief Operating Officer at Curve, and Krista...

Duration:01:15:28

What We've Got Here is Failure to Innovate

10/1/2020
Join us for this episode of Breaking Banks as JP Nicols hosts Mark Donohue, Founder and Managing Director of iSky Research. JP and Mark discuss trends in the digital banking user experience and consider what initiatives bank executives should prioritize in the current landscape. Then stayed tuned, JP sits down with regular contributor and the Godfather of Snark, Ron Shevlin. JP and Ron delve into the hurdles banks face in innovation efforts and the rise of checking account openings in...

Duration:01:05:34

Money Makes the World Go Round

9/24/2020
For this episode of Breaking Banks, host Jason Henrichs was joined by Wade Arnold, CEO of Moov Financial, and Maria Palma, Principal at RRE Ventures, to discuss the current state of open source and the real need for banks to have a side core. Then stay tuned for the second installment of Women in Fintech, a Breaking Banks initiative bringing females into focus in fintech, with host Chloé James. Chloé speaks to Adrienne Harris, Financial Services Investor and Advisor, as well as Bianca Lopes,...

Duration:01:00:00

Overcoming Barriers in RegTech Innovation

9/17/2020
We explore the world of regulation to learn more about how RegTech can help banks accelerate compliance and cut costs. Hosts JP Nicols and Brett King are joined by regular contributor Jo Ann Barefoot, Nick Cook, Director of Innovation at Financial Conduct Authority, and Mark Chorazak, Partner Shearman & Sterling, to chat about AIR’s recent release of the RegTech Manifesto. Topics of discussion include challenges regulators face in innovation efforts, the importance of making the shift to a...

Duration:01:00:00

Talents and Rebels

9/10/2020
This week hosts JP Nicols and Jason Henrichs are taking on the topic of culture. How can financial institutions foster a culture of innovation and bring about the necessary changes needed as we head into 2021? It begins with embracing the risk-takers and rebel talent that seek to disrupt the notion of businesses as usual within your organization. JP Nicols speaks to Matteo Rizzi about his book Talent and Rebels: Dealing with Corporate Misfits. JP and Matteo highlight the struggles that large...

Duration:00:59:45

Murder Hornets, Firenados, and Your 2021 Strategic Plan

9/3/2020
Finovate Fall Digital 2020 kicks off in just a few weeks. Host JP Nicols chats with Greg Palmer, VP of Finovate, about everything set to occur during the virtual event. Next, Janice Diner and Steve Frook from Horizn, Finovate Europe 2020 Best in Show winner, will discuss the importance of self-servicing and product education in digital transformation. Then stay tuned, as hosts JP Nicols and Jason Henrichs discuss strategic planning season and issue a call to action for FIs to get their heads...

Duration:01:07:27

The Wild and Wonderful World of Fintech

8/27/2020
Chloé James host and group director of media & communications for global insights provider RFi Group is joined by Jo Ann Barefoot, CEO & Co-founder at Alliance for Innovative Regulation and Dr. Leda Glyptis, advisor and author of #LedaWrites for Fintech Futures to discuss women in fintech. Chloé, Jo Ann, and Leda share personal experiences and insights from their time in the fintech/finserv industry. What are the positive takeaways from the COVID-19 crisis? Why aren’t there more women in our...

Duration:00:59:35

Pull Your Head Out of Your Branches

8/20/2020
In this episode, hosts JP Nicols and Jason Henrichs are joined by regular contributor Ron Shevlin, Director of Research at Cornerstone Advisors and Senior Contributor at Forbes with his Fintech Snark Tank column, as well as Mary Wisniewski: Banking editor and fintech features reporter for Bankrate.com to discuss the current state of banking. They explore if/how traditional banks can win the digital arms race, ponder what the hell a Google checking account is, and discover a few of JP’s...

Duration:01:00:19

A Banker, a Hacker, and a Privacy Lawyer Log in to a Zoom

8/13/2020
Don’t miss this action-packed episode hosted by Jason Henrichs and co-hosted by Dara Tarkowski host of Tech on Reg. Jason and Dara are joined by Alissa Knight a recovering hacker and Patrick Sells bank innovator extraordinaire to discuss data privacy, cybersecurity in banking/fintech, and much much more. This episode will leave you questioning where you stand on the issues surrounding data ownership and have you wondering if that TikTok dance was really worth it.

Duration:00:56:41

Blazing a Trail in the Digital Payments Space

8/6/2020
For this episode of Breaking Banks, we are setting the stage for a new era of banking experiences and capabilities in the digital payments space. Our guests today are revolutionizing digital payments and paving the way for cashless transformation. Brett King is joined by contributor Brian Solis Global Innovation Evangelist of Salesforce and Yandex.Money CEO Ivan Glazachev to discuss Russia’s advancements in payments, mobile wallets, and transfers in the wake of COVID-19. Next, hear from Jun...

Duration:01:01:05

The Color of Money in VC

7/30/2020
This episode of Breaking Banks is a call to action for the VC industry to put their money where their mouths are. Jason Henrichs speaks with Backstage Capital Founder and Managing Partner Arlan Hamilton about her journey from homeless to Investor/A Force to be Reckoned with. Arlan shares her experience in the VC space as a gay black woman and highlights Backstage Capital’s Syndicate program, a program dedicated to investing in under-resourced individuals. Be sure to check out Arlan’s new...

Duration:00:56:14

Identity Infrastructure Goes Global

7/23/2020
COVID-19 has exposed the reliance on long outdated and insecure identity metrics founded on face-to-face interaction, with identity theft and fraud increasing during lock-down. The organizations that had already implemented digital onboarding and identity verification have obviously performed better during the crisis. But where will we go from here? Join Brett King and Dave Birch as we bring in leading identity specialists Jumio and Metro bank in the UK as they talk about their journey to...

Duration:00:57:52

Silo Busting with EMERGE Everywhere

7/16/2020
Join us for this exciting episode of Breaking Banks! We are introducing the newest addition to the growing Provoke.fm family, the EMERGE Everywhere podcast hosted by Jennifer Tescher President and CEO of the Financial Health Network. Listen as hosts Brett King and Jason Henrichs explore the purpose and passion behind Jennifer’s upcoming launch of EMERGE Everywhere and enjoy an exclusive sneak peek of Jennifer’s interview with Paypal CEO Dan Schulman. Tune in and subscribe to Breaking Banks...

Duration:00:53:41