The Moneypot

Our team of FinTech experts, alongside top industry thought leaders, share insights and musings on the biggest trends, hot topics, and everything in between. Stay at the epicenter where tech and money meet with us.

Latest Episodes

November 5, 2019

Challenging the Challenger Bank Model

Challenger Banks are shaking up how the industry views banking. This week, we chatted with Judith Erwin, CEO of Grasshopper Bank, a new, fully-digital bank, that's shaking up the typical business model of Challenger Banks by going after its own charter rather than relying on partnership.
October 2, 2019

We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat

It's been a banner year for cyber terrorists, rogue nation-states, and hacker collectives, as companies' systems have become increasingly difficult to defend. In this episode, we speak to Alissa Knight, Senior Analyst with Aite Group and reputable “white hat” hacker, about a study she's conducted on the extreme vulnerabilities of financial services apps.
September 17, 2019

Innovation Secrets from Outside the Vault

True innovation is a slog, which is why it is so easy to mistake hard work and surface changes as attempts at innovation. Scarlett Sieber and Sanjib Kalita were joined by Melissa Eggleston, Chief Deposit Officer, NBKC & Susie Kim, Co-Founder & CXO, PlutoMoney to explore the importance of “looking outside the vault”, expanding the talent pool and getting input from true innovators to move forward.
September 4, 2019

Blockchain Party Just Getting started...

New technologies such as blockchain, AI, cloud and quantum computing are coming to the forefront and while each in isolation has tremendous potential, together they may have the power to solve many of society’s biggest issues. In this episode, Money20/20 editors chat with Marwan Forzley, CEO of Veem, about the current and future states of blockchain and cryptocurrency, comparing the history of its growth to other technologies.
August 21, 2019

Mind the Trust Gap: Strategies to Improve the Customer Journey

Banks and fintechs straddle a near-impossible line to meet customers’ demands for a seamless and safe user experience. In this episode, Scarlett Sieber and Sanjib Kalita turn to Rodger Desai, CEO of Payfone, and Jason Wilk, CEO of Dave to uncover what strategies financial institutions can use to strike the proper balance between the two.
August 8, 2019

The Buzz Around the Netflix of Banking

For our inaugural episode ‘The Buzz Around the Netflix of Banking’, Money20/20 editors, Scarlett Sieber and Sanjib Kalita chat with Dee Choubey, CEO of Moneylion, about the philosophy of banking’s new model, how it ends silos, and why it has sparked so much interest by more traditional banks, financial institutions, and other fintechs.

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