LendIt Fintech Europe 2019 Slide Presentations Now Live

Thanks to everyone who joined us at LendIt Fintech Europe 2019. Below, you can find the presentations from keynote speakers at the event, as well as the different track presentations. In addition, recorded sessions can be found on the LendIt Fintech Europe 2019 website. You can also view photos from the event. Recordings of track sessions […]

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[Video] Preview of LendIt Fintech’s inaugural LatAm conference

FINNOSUMMIT Miami by LendIt Fintech is right around the corner, and guess who’s getting excited? Investors, bankers and fintech executives from the around the world, that’s who! In this video, my partner Peter Renton and I introduce the “latest, greatest edition of LendIt Fintech.” This is our inaugural LatAm conference, produced in partnership with our […]

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[Video] Sao Paulo: leading the LatAm fintech boom

  There are four things that I believe must be present for a fintech boom to occur. Think of it as a recipe for expansion, the exact measurements of which may vary from region to region. They are: regulatory clarity entrepreneurial fabric  talent pipeline investment capital support I approach this thesis in combination with one […]

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[Video] Buenos Aires: the entrepreneur factory of Latin America

“We are constantly out of our comfort zone,” said one entrepreneur at a recent LendIt Fintech roundtable dinner held in Buenos Aires. He went on, “Being an entrepreneur in Argentina is like being in active military duty in the Middle East: one’s tools are sharp, and one’s mind is tuned for battle.” These business-builders “have the […]

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[Video] Santiago: Latam’s link to the world

  Upon arrival in Santiago, I understood better what the Colombians meant when they said “Chile is not so Latin.” It felt more like I had arrived in my hometown of Denver, Colorado than any Latin American city I’ve ever been to. As I experienced more of Santiago, I came to understand that Chile in […]

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Intelligent decisions: Using advanced analytics to drive better customer outcomes

[Editor’s note: This is a white paper from David Bernard, Managing Director, Decisioning Software at Experian UK&I. Experian is a gold sponsor at LendIt Fintech Europe 2019, which will take place on September 26 & 27th in London.] People have come to expect personalised, fast, easy access to products and services, while businesses are looking […]

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[Video] Lima: Come for the food. Stay for the returns.

  We held our 8th roundtable edition in Peru on 23 August, providentially the Feast of St. Rose of Lima. Beyond all expectation, we filled the private dining room at Astrid y Gaston with 17 guests from the fintech leadership of Peru, including founders, VCs, advisors and bank innovators. Peru is poised for growth Peru […]

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[Video] Bogotá: home of champions

  Bogotá, Colombia, a city of ten million people boasting a strong middle class, is the commercial center of Colombia, the fourth largest economy in South America. The business dynamic is dominated by SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises), which here are defined as companies with revenues of 10 million USD and below. I visited Bogotá […]

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[Video] sophisticated fintech leaders of Germany discuss the future of finance

As fintech matures, it becomes more sophisticated and moves toward the core of banking. Now we begin to ask, will innovation remain incremental, as in the types of innovations we see with the advent of Open Banking? Or will we see a monumental shift in bank capabilities? Are the platforms now being built that will […]

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[Video] Vilnius, crossroads of commerce

Lithuania has a long and proud history as a center of learning and commerce in Eastern Europe. Vilnius was once one of the wealthiest, most tolerant and thriving trade cities on the continent, a melting pot of religion, culture, language and trade. Vilnius University has been leading intellectual progress in Northern Europe since the 16th […]

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