New Research Identifies Four Key Issues to Dominate Fintech

By | 2018-12-17T09:50:29+00:00 December 6th, 2018|News|

FINTECH DISRUPTOR 2019:  DIGITAL RELEVANCE, OPEN ARCHITECTURES, AUTOMATION AND DATA - THE NEW FRONTLINE IN THE BATTLE FOR THE CUSTOMER New research identifies four key issues to dominate fintech LONDON, 6 DECEMBER 2018. “Removing Roadblocks: The New Road of Fintech”published today by MagnaCarta in partnership with Klarna identifies four [...]

Nikolay Storonsky, Founder and CEO, Revolut

By | 2018-11-23T10:59:52+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Interviews|

It was only three years ago that Revolut was a “scrappy little startup” according to Founder and CEO Nikolay Storonsky, and now it is one of the fastest growing tech companies in the world with 3 million account holders and revenues of £12.8 million, five times higher than a [...]

Marieke Flament, CMO, Circle

By | 2018-11-23T10:34:25+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|Interviews|

Marieke Flament is Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Circle, a global crypto-finance company founded in 2013 with more than $250m in backing from investors such as Goldman Sachs, Bitmain and Breyer Capital. The company describes its mission as, “making it possible for anyone, anywhere to help change the global [...]

Daniel Mayhew, UK Country Manager, Payoneer

By | 2018-11-26T07:36:57+00:00 November 13th, 2018|Interviews|

Daniel Mayhew is UK Country Manager for Payoneer, one of the world’s fastest-growing online money transfer and digital payment services. Fintech Disruptors 2019 caught up with Daniel to get his views on the future of fintech, the digitisation challenges facing banks, and what fintech can do for merchants around [...]

Karien van Gennip, CEO, ING Bank France

By | 2018-10-22T07:14:48+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

Fintech Disruptors: What is on the cards for ING in the next phase of financial services and how are you adapting as a bank to the digital era? Karien van Gennip: I am sometimes surprised at this question because fintech is already a way of life at ING, whereas [...]

Amir Nooriala, Chief Operating Officer, OakNorth

By | 2018-10-22T06:55:04+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|Interviews|

OakNorth’s mission is to enable entrepreneurs worldwide to access customised mid-sized loans. Within the UK, the business does this via balance sheet lending and throughout the rest of the world, it does it with partner balance sheets through tech licensing. Since its inception in 2015, the business has grown [...]

Liesl Bebb-McKay, Head of the FOUNDeRY, Rand Merchant Bank

By | 2018-10-11T16:00:30+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Interviews|

The FOUNDeRY is Rand Merchant Bank’s disruption and innovation unit. Established in 2016, the FOUNDeRY researches and develops innovative technology solutions in order to experiment with the financial ecosystems required for the digital banking landscape of the future.   Fintech Disruptors: How important is it for financial institutions in [...]

André Fredericks, Chief Information Officer, Indiefin

By | 2018-10-11T15:41:08+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Interviews|

Indiefin (more commonly known as “Indie”) was established as an “alternative millennial solutions” off-shoot of the Sanlam Group at the end of 2016. Indie bills itself as a digital-first insurer, which uses technology to make life insurance simpler, smarter and more rewarding. The company gives customers an investment along [...]