Adrien Touati, CEO at manager.one, an online bank for businesses, recently talked with Louis Wapler (Senior Consultant, Paris). During their conversation, Adrien described the origin of manager.one, shared his views on the business banking industry and assessed the short-term lending solutions digital banks may provide to their business customers
Our client, one of Europe’s leading online travel retailers
Conversation with Salim Dhanani, CEO & Co-Founder at BigPay, neobank based in Southeast Asia, recently talked with Samee Zafar (Director, London). During their conversation, Salim described the value proposition of BigPay and the markets and customers that they serve.
Read Martin Koderisch’s (Principal, London) article on Web3 and embedded finance. These two trends are on a collision course that is set to yield remarkable new financial products based on blockchain decentralised ledger technology. The transformation is likely to be huge, but the path will be an iterative evolutionary one, rather than a single big bang.
The Chinese leapfrogged from telephones to smartphones, which has allowed the local dominant internet companies to develop super apps that have not been seen in the West.
The coronavirus pandemic saw a rise in the flow of funds into cryptocurrencies and associated Decentralised Finance (DeFi) projects. But so far, 2022 has been disastrous for this space, with words such as ‘full meltdown’, ‘perfect storm’, ‘crash’, and ‘collapse’ now being used to describe what is going on.