Earlier this year, Spanish bank BBVA shut down its in-house venture arm, BBVA Ventures, and placed the portfolio, the cash remaining from the original $100 million allocation, and an additional $150 million into a new venture called Propel Venture Partners, … READ MORECOMMENTS [ 2 ]
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“I’m not even sure what I want, but that’s not the point – it’s that I want it now.”
“Whenever the old gives way to the new, everybody with vested interests in the old starts crying that the world will stop. There aren’t many people with vested interests in the new.”
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.”
“All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.”
I get hate mail about female funding.🧵
JP Morgan is making serious effort to develop a proprietary pay-by-bank capability (which would necessarily threaten its own not inconsiderable credit card revenue). https://on.ft.com/3rg9Wsf #Payments #fintech (@FT paywall)
Barclays may be tipped to take over a government contract to help UK tech start-ups overcome obstacles in their early years, currently held by Tech Nation, and some fintech folks are not happy. https://bit.ly/3E8h1Tk
"Dumb pipes have better margins and low overhead." Paraphrasing what @JoeFinTech68 says about #BaaS at #BFTW22.
New Q&A with Taylor Matthews, co-founder and CEO of Farther, a hybrid wealth management firm integrating live financial advisors with a sophisticated digital platform. https://bit.ly/3rk8SU4 #fintech #ESG #crypto #WealthManagement #wealthtech