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10 Thought Provoking Fintech Podcasts

Article by Holland FinTech

Being part of a society born and raised in dynamic surroundings, always on the run, heading to the next meeting and barely catching our breaths in-between commuting, time is of the essence. We, at Holland FinTech, understand the necessity of the modern business world to always keep up with the trends and be on top of your game. And we also know that text writing may not always be the right format for getting those hot news. Thus, we selected for you a list of carefully curated podcasts that you can always enjoy. You just need your tech device, headphones and a good internet connection! And of course, if you’re a “true” listener at heart, maybe a Spotify account. Happy listening!

1. Fintech Cappuccino

Fintech Cappuccino Podcast by RedSnap, hosted by Conny Dorrestijn, founding partner of BankiFi and Brian van Wachem, MD of RedSnap Inc., initiator of the show, attracts the attention of the audience with top-notch guests from the industry, with names like Chris Skinner, Annemieke Roobeek, Dave Birch, or…Santa Claus! The subjects and topics range from finance, banking, marketing, venture capital, to transactions and much more.

Available on Spotify here.

2. Cyber Security Today

Cyber Security Today podcast provides insights and updates on the latest cybersecurity threats to businesses, data breach disclosures, and how you can secure your firm in an increasingly risky time. The episodes “attack” diverse topics hands-on, exploring encryption solutions for Android systems, Facebook threats, the risks involved with databases with unprotected passwords, unencrypted Covid-19 tests, bugs found in the GO SMS pro messaging app. Curious to explore more?

Available on Spotify here.

3. RegTech 20:20

This podcast from Encompass focused on everything new regarding RegTech brings listeners news, interviews and analysis from the UK and beyond – with exciting and intriguing topics, tackling what it means to be “regulatory ready”, latest trends when it comes to the financial crime landscape. Are transparency, efficiency and respect the key elements for RegTech? Find the answer in the podcast!

Available on Spotify here.

4. Insurtech Insider Podcast by 11:FS

Created by 11:FS and hosted by 11:FS, Insurtech Insider introduces Head of Research, Sarah Kocianski and co-host Deloitte’s Nigel Walsh. For each episode, the two co-hosts are joined by insurtech industry experts to talk about breaking news and hot industry topics. Feeling uncertain about your level of expertise regarding insurance? Not to worry, this podcast is dedicated for audiences at all levels – beginners to experts likewise. 

Available on Spotify here.

5. London Fintech Podcast

London Fintech Podcast has been on a mission to educate and entertain the audience since 2014. The British sense of humor adds a little extra to the conversation, while also bringing the fintech ecosystem together. Creator and host Mike Baliman, with over 30 years experience in the City in senior roles and hundred in-depth conversations with the leading digital FS players, invites a selective palette of speakers, including Lord Turner, the former head of the FSA, Sir Paul Tucker, former Deputy Governor Bank of England, or the leading economist Professor John Kay.

Available on Spotify here.

6. Lend Academy Podcast

Loans, loans, loans…The Lend Academy Podcast is an exclusive platform for those enthusiastic about lending and fintech. Peter Renton, founder of Lend Academy and co-founder of LendIt, interviews fintech leaders about what is happening in their business and their views on the future. Subjects and topics covered range from P2P lending firms such as Lending Club or Prosper, to regulation, compliance, banking and more!

Available on Spotify here.

7. Voices In Payments

Starting as an initiative by PaymentGenes to connect and educate the public with top-level expertise, this podcast has a broad range of episodes and topics: payments & FinTech, APMs, PSPs, Acquirers, Issuers, Schemes, Data, POS, Subscription payments, eCommerce, Challenger Banks, Merchants, KYC, AML, Gateways, (Big) Tech, Human Resources, Biometrics and more. Prominent guest speaker companies include Visa, Marqeta, GoCardless.

Available on Spotify here.

8. Breaking Banks

This podcast invites you to not only dive into the fintech world, but also explore different personalities, industry players which drive the disruption in financial services. Topics include the latest innovators and start-ups, incumbents and unicorns, brand-new solutions on the market, cutting edge technology, in order to bring people together and create an inclusive financial ecosystem. Guest names include: Greg Palmer (Finovate), Wade Arnold (Moov Financial), Barney Reynolds (Shearman & Sterling).

Available on Spotify here.

9. Blockchain Rock

When looking at the newest trends out there for fintech, blockchain and cryptocurrency are taking a primary spot. In the Blockchain Rock podcast, industry experts are exploring their journeys and their vision for the future. Topics vary from Blockchain, Sustainable Finance, to Environmental Economy. Curious about the speakers? Prominent names include: Max Krupyshev (CoinsPaid), Marjorie Hernandez De Vogelsteller (LUKSO), John Shaw (IP Lawyer).

Available on Spotify here.

10. She Talks Tech: from WeAreTechWomen

Women power podcast She Talks Tech sets the example for an inclusive landscape in the fintech workforce, bringing listeners stories, lessons and tips from some of the top women (and men!) in tech. The series covers exciting and intriguing topics, especially focused on technical developments, such as robotics, neuroscience, Covid-19 apps and fintech solutions. Guest speakers include: Wincie Wong (NatWest), Jo Hannaford (Goldman Sachs), Rebecca Fairlamb (J.P. Morgan Chase).

Available on Spotify here.

And a little extra…for the Dutch listeners!

11. Leaders in Finance 

This podcast invites the audience to enjoy and learn from the conversations presented with leaders in financial services. Founder and host Jeroen Broekema, with over 12 years of work experience in financial services, of which 7 years at a major bank and 5 years at a fintech, dives into interesting topics with both C-level executives and top talents from the industry. Guest speakers include: Virginie Gonzalez (NN Group), Harrie Vollaard (Rabo Frontier Ventures), Olaf Sleijpen (DNB), and our one and only Don Ginsel (Holland FinTech).

Available on Spotify here.

Are you an industry expert looking forward to sharing your knowledge on diverse topics? We are looking for inspiration for a new article! Email marketing@https://hollandfintech.com/ with your favorite global fintech events to attend and we’ll select the best 10 to be featured in our upcoming writing piece!

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