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Episode 222: The Bankers’ Bookshelf: Digital Finance in the EU
April 02, 2024

In the second episode of THE BANKERS BOOKSHELF hosted by Paolo Sironi, Mario Nava (Director General of DG REFORM for EU Commission) and Thorsten Beck (Director of the Florence School of Banking and F

Episode 221: Fintech4Good: “Digital Financial Inclusion as a distinct category of broader Financial Inclusion”
March 25, 2024

In this episode of "Fintech4Good," hosted by Matteo Rizzi, Chris Lawrence from the Interledger Foundation joins the conversation on financial inclusion and digital innovation. Chris shares insights in

Episode 220: News From The FinTech Front (February 2024)
March 18, 2024

Breaking Banks Europe is back with its News From The Fintech Front - February 2024 edition, this time hosted by Roberto Capodieci, and featuring UK-based Marie Walker broadcasting live from Washingt

Episode 219: The Bankers’ BookShelf – Platforms and Sandwich Economics
March 11, 2024

In the premiere episode of "The Bankers' BookShelf," Sangeet Choudary and Paolo Sironi explore the intricacies of sandwich economics, AI, and the future of banking. Drawing inspiration from Choudary's

Episode 218: Ecosystem Zoom-In: The British Case
March 04, 2024

In this episode of #BBE's Ecosystem Zoom-In series, we finally reflect on The British Case. Coinciding the podcast's inception and the historic Brexit event four years ago, this fascinating nation fin

Episode 217: Ecosystem Zoom-In – The Polish Case
February 29, 2024

In Episode 217, Matteo delves into Poland's dynamic FinTech landscape with Piotr Brewiski, Co-Founder of FinTech Poland, and Dariusz Mazurkiewicz, CEO of BLIK Polish Payment Standard. They dissect th

Episode 216: Disruption Stories – The Challenges of Integrating Cryptocurrency into Traditional Financial Systems
February 23, 2024

"Don't Do Your KYC Naked," this is sage advice from Alexander Bychkov, CEO of Embily, that is interviewed by expert Roberto Capodieici. In this episode, they navigate the smooth integration of cryptoc

Episode 215: Fintech4Good – Carbon Equity 101
February 16, 2024

In this episode titled "Carbon Equity 101" from the Fintech4Good series on Breaking Banks Europe podcast, host Don Ginsel engages in a compelling discussion with Jacqueline van den Ende, the co-founde

Episode 214: Ecosystem Zoom-In: The Nigerian Case
February 05, 2024

Update time! Our Ecosystem Zoom-In series takes us back to the dynamic landscape of the Nigerian Ecosystem, this time hosted by Elizabeth Kleinveld and with guests Babatunde Ogundipe (E-Doc Online) an

Episode 213: News From The FinTech Front (January 2024)
January 29, 2024

In this engaging podcast episode hosted by Paolo Sironi, and joined by Bruno Macedo and Natasa Kyprianidou the discussion delved into the dynamic landscape of financial technology. The JPMorgan Chase