We talk about the £12 billion proposed for the new UK infrastructure bank, which falls short of the £20 billion recommended by the government’s own commission. We also discuss SoFi’s acquisition of Golden Pacific Bancorp and unpack the discourse around Africa’s role in financial services as Nigeria’s Flutterwave lands unicorn status with $170m Series C.
Ziegler provides her insight around COVID-19’s impact on the fintech market from the CCAF’s latest research study.
Tune in to find out her least favourite buzzword in another exciting rendition of “Fintech Jail”!
WTF? | S.2 Episode 7 | Class is in session
Special Guest – Tania Ziegler, senior research associate at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF)
Hosted by – Alex Hamilton, Deputy Editor, FinTech Futures
Co-Hosted by – Sharon Kimathi, Editor, FinTech Futures
Take a look at our catalogue of episodes on the What the Fintech? homepage.