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THE RISE OF BANKING-AS-A-SERVICE: The most innovative banks are taking advantage of disruption by inventing a new revenue stream — here’s how incumbents can follow suit

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This is a preview of The Rise of Banking-as-a-Service research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more insights like this with our brand new Banking coverage. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing banking news and analysis to your inbox. Fintechs are encroaching on incumbents’ share in the banking game,...
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Visa’s fintech chief lays out how a new program to bring startups on board in just a few weeks will help tap a $185 trillion opportunity

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Visa’s Fast Track program, which allows fintechs to quickly get onto the payment giant’s network, has seen record interest as small companies look to stand up digital-payment capabilities amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Terry Angelos, global head of fintech at Visa, told Business Insider the program can cut a process that can take over a year...
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PayPal’s slowdown began to improve in April as stay-at-home orders tick up e-commerce usage

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Bill Ackman turned $27 million into $2.6 billion as the coronavirus ravaged markets. Here are 12 of his most insightful quotes.

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Pershing Square Capital Management founder Bill Ackman was known for colorful statements well before his notorious March 18 CNBC interview. The billionaire investor is among the few to win out through the tumultuous first quarter, turning a $27 million bet on credit protection into $2.6 billion when coronavirus risks caught up with the financial sector....
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These 5 factors are fueling a massive transformation in banking

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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway sold more than $6 billion in stock in April, its first-quarter earnings show

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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway netted more than $6 billion from stock sales in April, its first-quarter earnings showed. The billionaire investor’s company was widely expected to deploy a chunk of its $128 billion cash pile last quarter, but instead its reserves grew to $137 billion by the end of March. Berkshire’s first-quarter figures missed Wall...
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The Death of Cash

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Both globally and in the US, the payments ecosystem is evolving. Two related trends: the slow death of cash and the fast rise of digital payments, are transforming how consumers, businesses, governments, and even criminals move money. Annual global non-cash transactions are expected to pass the 1 trillion milestone by 2024. This major transformation is...
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