Fintech does not require explanation anymore, right? Along with the big bang in finance, fintech has also benefitted the development and sudden increase in popularity of various fintech podcasts. This phenomenon is especially bright in the US, where approximately 112 million Americans have listened to podcasts, with about half of this number being regular listeners. Here we have a made a selection of the most interesting fintech and digital finance podcasts.
Podcast: Fintech Insider
Hosted by: Chris Skinner, David M. Brear, Simon Taylor and Jason Bates
Where to listen to it: https://www.podbean.com/podcast-detail/fmfmm-427f6/FinTech-Insider-by-11FS-Podcast
Fintech Insider is a tri-weekly podcast where topics discussed range from banking and financial services to fintech. Hosts are all well-known fintech experts and are regularly joined by other finance masterminds to discuss news, trends and latest developments in financial technology.
This podcast does three main categories of episodes 1. Fintech Insider Insights where they take in-depth view on things that are disrupting financial services, like artificial intelligence, digital banking, and open APIs; 2. Fintech Insider Interviews where they interview top executive and innovators transforming the finance industry; 3. Fintech Insider News where they cover the important news of the latest seven days.
Podcast name: Breaking Banks
Hosted by: Brett King
Where to listen to it: https://soundcloud.com/breakingbanks
Breaking Banks was the first fintech podcast to be launched when fintech first emerged. It now broadcasts live every Thursday at 3 pm EST in NYC on 1160AM WVNJ Radio and globally via VoiceAmerica’s Business Channel. It’s currently the most popular fintech podcast with more than 5.5 million listens from 172 countries. It is hosted by Brett King, four times bestselling author, and one of the top fintech experts in the world, who regularly hosts top guests from the fintech and the financial services industry. The podcast covers everything related to disruption in banking and the finance industry.
Podcast name: London Fintech Podcast
Hosted by: Mike Baliman
Where to listen to it: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/london-fintech-podcast
The London Fintech Podcast was launched in July 2014 with the mission to educate and entertain. Since then it had more than 350,000 downloads in 177 countries around the world, making it one of the oldest and more popular podcasts about fintech in Europe. Covering both fintech and incumbent financial institutions, it features the top UK and international innovators, with topics ranging from alternative finance and P2P marketplace to remittance and cryptocurrencies.
Podcast name: Rebank: Rebanking the Future – Fintech Podcast
Hosted by: Will Beeson
Where to listen to it: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/rebank-banking-the-future/id1145261115
Rebank is a podcast about banking, fintech and the future of finance, exploring the current trends, developments and challenges shaping the what will be the future role of money and financial services. The podcast is listened in more than 150 countries by thousands of finance industry leaders.
Podcast name: Wharton Fintech Podcast
Hosted by: Wharton students
Where to listen to it: https://soundcloud.com/wft
The first thing that makes this podcast very interesting is that it’s produced by Wharton Fintech, the first student-led fintech initiative. It covers trends and ideas that are reshaping the financial services industry, featuring founders, investors, and innovators, as well as students, passionate about financial technology.