This week we look into fintech speed and regulators struggles, at Revolut serious issue about the pay gap with women earning an average of 31% less per hour than men, at Visa interoperability protocol for CBDC payments, at Santander killing PagoFX, at Google abandoning the Plex bank accounts and at Holvi second life after buying itself out from BBVA, plus much more.
Also want to take this space to invite you to the third annual Techstars & Western Union Demo Day
, happening next Thursday, Oct 14th. From stackable fintech APIs to P2P payments through fractional shares to crypto wallets and digitizing micro-enterprises, everything is covered! For those of you interested in viewing the company pitches live, you can join the Youtube Premiere from 2:30 - 3:15 pm MT. RSVP for the virtual Demo Day here
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