Between digital native customers demanding instant gratification and the ever increasing amount of regulation, financial institutions are between a rock and a hard place.
The era of the fintech started after the 2008 financial crisis, challenging the status quo. More than a decade later banks haven’t gone anywhere, yet fintech is more relevant than ever.
What happened with all the fintech hopes and dreams?
In this podcast Pål Krogdahl & Ville Sointu pick one topic in every episode and try to look at it through the lens of fintech disruption - or lack thereof.
This is Fintech Daydreaming.
Episode two! Pål and Ville welcome their first live guest: David Grundy, Nordic Blockchain thought leader, to have a conversation about all things blockchain.
Links mentioned in the episode:
- “Cloud crypto land” (on legal validity of smart contracts on a blockchain)
- Updated Libra Association white paper from April 2020:
- Visa patents digital cash on a blockchain (Forbes)
Episode one! Welcome to Fintech Daydreaming - a podcast for anyone interested in technology, financial services - or both. In this episode Pål And Ville give a brief introduction to the podcast series and chat about - you guessed it - the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on banks.