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Sunday, February 25, 2024

Fintech Insider: 407. News: Robinhood’s major outage; BCR backlash builds

In this week’s episode, Ross Gallagher and Sarah Kocianski are on hosting duties and are joined by some great guests to talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week. This week’s guests include:

  • Farhana Draine – Head of Legal and ComplianceFlux
  • Husayn Kassai – CEO, Onfido
  • Edward Berks – Global EGM of Financial Partnerships, Xero

We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:

  • Robinhood faces outage as the Dow surges (02:15)
  • BCR backlash mounts over Metro Bank and Nationwide (10:29)
  • Thought Machine plans US expansion after $83-million raise (20:24)
  • World Health Organisation calls for contactless amidst Coronavirus (28:21)
  • Klarna posts first-ever deficit as buy now pay later grows (36:51)
  • Greenpeace blockades Barclays branches (46:56)
  • Payments boss pays his entire staff a $70k minimum salary (53:08)

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