Fintech Beat Podcast

ALL THINGS FINTECH

PODCAST EPISODES

The Investors, Ep. 19

Fintech Beat explores the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to investing in financial technology. Host Chris Brummer explores when it may make sense to invest and when it may not. Here is a sneak peak into the ABC's of fintech investing.Learn more about your ad choices ...
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The Building Buyer, Ep. 18

Real-estate investing isn't just for the rich anymore. Now, it's possible for anyone to buy pieces of real estate from New York to Los Angeles on a phone. Fintech Beat talks with the CEO of Fundrise, a leading real estate crowdfunding platform, about radical changes coming to investing, and what ...
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The Comptroller of the Currency, Ep. 17

When is a bank not a bank? This question goes to the heart of what the Comptroller of the Currency has to keep in mind when making regulatory decisions and Fintech. This and more on this week's episode of Fintech Beat.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Playlist, Ep. 16

In this special Labor Day episode, the Fintech Beat podcast explores the unique relationship between hip-hop and crypto and unveils its first Fintech Beat playlist culled from listener suggestions.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Central Bank Digital Currency, EP. 15

With China’s announcement that its central bank is close to launching a digital version of their currency, Fintech Beat sits down with IMF officials for a behind-the-scenes peek at what goes into a country's strategy. We will also reveal which country was first. It may not be what you think ...
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The Feedback and the Pacte Ep. 14

Fintech Beat talks with one of our listeners, a former general counsel of the CFTC, who shares his thoughts on vulnerabilities in crypto exchanges. We then turn overseas to hear from France’s leading fintech regulator, Domitille Dessertine, to learn more about the country’s ambitious efforts to classify and conduct cryptocurrency ...
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The Architect, Ep. 13

Fintech Beat talks with the former head of Bank of America’s global quant business, and a co-founder of Sila Money, who has raised red flags about the Facebook Libra project. Alex Lipton argues that Libra's core design resembles the vision laid out in an open-source paper published by the Royal ...
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The Bank of England, Ep 12

The Bank of England is not only a pivotal player in Brexit, but it's also a major player in the development of global fintech policies–and is even considering how to allow fintech firms access to the Bank's balance sheet. Fintech Beat catches up with the head of fintech policy at ...
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The Blockchain Detective, Ep. 11

No issue has generated more concern about Facebook’s Libra than its potential abuse as a tool for terrorism finance and money laundering. In this episode Fintech Beat talks with Chainalysis, a data and analytics firm, about international regulatory efforts, so-called clustering and blockchain forensics. Chris also talks about his experience ...
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The Blurred Lines, Ep 10

A core challenge when it comes to fintech is the so-called blurred lines — when the definition of a word invokes different answers. The biggest blurring of all happens with the concept of decentralization — what it means, what it looks like, and why regulators care. In this podcast, from ...
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The Economist, Ep. 9

Facebook’s new cryptocurrency, Libra, has inspired an unprecedented interest in digital assets as means of making cross-border payments. But could Libra spark chaos in monetary markets, and hamstring central bankers? And how important is trust in Facebook necessary as not only a matter of business necessity for the cryptocurrency, but ...
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The Crypto Spring, Ep. 8

Bitcoin had a wild week with its value hitting over $11,000. This begs the question: Is the crypto winter finally thawing out? Host Chris Brummer sits down to explore with Sunayna Tuteja of TD Ameritrade and Matthew Trudeau of ErisX to discuss what a Crypto spring means. Also, stay tuned ...
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The European Regulator, Ep. 7

Host Chris Brummer sits down for a rare interview with Steven Maijoor, chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority, Europe's top fintech regulator. Maijoor reveals his thoughts on the impact of Brexit on the EU's burgeoning regulation of fintech and where Europe stands versus the United States when it ...
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The Facebook Coin, Ep. 6

Facebook is poised to enter and potentially reshape the cryptocurrency landscape. Fintech Beat host Chris Brummer mulls over what this means for fintech and society.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Fintech Trade Wars, Ep. 5

This episode is coming from Geneva, Switzerland at the World Trade Organization. Host Chris Brummer wades into a conversation about where China stands versus the U.S. when it comes to Fintech. The answers may surprise you. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Exchanges, Ep. 4

This episode is devoted to the wild west of crypto exchanges and assets. These new digital marketplaces are creating a world where traders will be able to exchange cryptographically secured bonds, stocks, currencies, and other kinds of securities.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Wallet, Ep. 3

In this episode, host Chris Brummer tackles wallets and how to keep your crypto currency safe from cyber thieves. He takes the listener inside Consensus where industry heavyweights show off the latest offerings.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Regulator, Ep. 2

Fintech Beat's Chris Brummer has an exclusive sit-down with Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Christopher Giancarlo — where they talk about innovation, breaking down barriers and what keeps him up at night.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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The Presale, Ep. 1

The Presale is a sneak preview of Fintech Beat podcast with host Chris Brummer that will bring the listener onto the ground floor of what we plan to bring to market in future episodes.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ...
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