Episodes

The New Crypto Loan: Providing Capital Without Collateral ft. Mike Sall & Blake West, Co-Founders @ Goldfinch

Jan. 20, 2022

Julie is joined by Mike Sall & Blake West , Co-Founders @ Goldfinch (decentralized credit protocol for crypto loans) to discuss: What Goldfinch Does (2:20) Why Goldfinch Is Such An Important Product (10:18) Real World Use Ca…

How To Arrive And Thrive As An Immigrant ft. Misha Esipov, Co-Founder/CEO of Nova Credit

Jan. 17, 2022

Julie is joined by Misha Esipov , Co-Founder/CEO of Nova Credit (international credit reporting agency) to discuss: What Nova Credit Does (2:27) Why They Have No Competitors (5:24) How The Pandemic Ruined Their Flagship Prod…

WWCD 2022 (What Will Congress Do) ft. Jonah Crane, Partner @ Klaros Group

Jan. 13, 2022

Julie is joined by Jonah Crane , Partner @ Klaros Group (advisory and investment firm) to discuss: The Big Themes In Crypto Regulation for 2022 (02:23) Paypal Launching A Stable Coin (10:36) What's Going To Keep Jonah Busy I…

Fintech In The Metaverse & Other 2022 Predictions ft. Mark Goldberg, Partner @ Index Ventures

Jan. 10, 2022

Julie is joined by Mark Goldberg , Partner @ Index Ventures (venture capital firm) to discuss: Mark's Viral Predictions For Fintech In 2022 (02:27) How Crypto/Web3/DeFi Will Grow In 2022 (06:11) What Caused The Web3/Crypto R…

"This Is The Best Finance Company, PERIOD" ft. Yahya Mokhtarzada, Co-Founder/CRO of Truebill

Jan. 6, 2022

Julie is joined by Yahya Mokhtarzada , Co-Founder/CRO of Truebill (personal finance app) to discuss: Truebill's Acquisition By Rocket Companies (1:25) What Makes Truebill Different Than Other Personal Finance Apps (3:55) The…

Why Small Businesses Need Real-Time Finance ft. Jeff Seibert, Co-Founder of Digits

Jan. 3, 2022

For the first episode of the NEW year with our NEW podcast name (sorry Tux), Julie is joined by Jeff Seibert , Co-Founder of Digits (real-time accounting for small businesses) to discuss: Why Jeff Wanted To Start "Digits" (0…

How We (almost) Bought The Constitution ft. Nicole Ruiz & Anisha Sunkerneni of ConstitutionDAO

Dec. 20, 2021

Julie is joined by Nicole Ruiz & Anisha Sunkerneni of ConstitutionDAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization) to discuss: The Origin Story Of ConstitutionDAO (1:10) Their Reflection On The DAO Experience (5:47) The Structure…

Investing In The Fintech Future ft. Emmalyn Shaw, Founder/Managing Partner @ Flourish Ventures

Dec. 16, 2021

Julie is joined by Emmalyn Shaw , Founder/Managing Partner @ Flourish Ventures (venture capital firm) to discuss: What's Surprised Emmalyn About Fintech As Of Late (1:01) If Fintech Is Really Reducing The Wealth Gap (6:28) T…

More Than A Payments Company ft. Matt Henderson, EMEA Business Lead @ Stripe

Dec. 13, 2021

Julie is joined by Matt Henderson , EMEA Business Lead @ Stripe (online payment processor) to discuss: How Stripe Is More Than A Payment Company (1:12) Stripe's Business Loan Product, Stripe Capital (4:40) How Being An Infra…

The Future of Consumer Debt ft. Ohad Samet, Co-Founder/CEO of TrueAccord

Dec. 9, 2021

Julie is joined by Ohad Samet , Co-Founder/CEO of TrueAccord (digital debt collection agency) to discuss: What Does TrueAccord Do? (1:03) Findings From Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) Survey (2:33) Covid Effects On Consumer Debt (8…

The Democratization of Financial Services ft. Devin Ryan, Director of Fintech Research @ JMP Securities

Dec. 6, 2021

Julie is joined by Devin Ryan , Director of Fintech Research @ JMP Securities (financial services firm) to discuss: What Devin Is Currently Researching (2:49) The Difficulty Behind Creating Price Targets (5:18) Main Concern(…

Will Crypto Impact The Next Election? ft. Bradley Tusk, CEO of Tusk Ventures

Dec. 2, 2021

Julie is joined by Bradley Tusk , CEO of Tusk Ventures (venture capital firm) to discuss: Being Uber's First Political Advisor (0:55) Why Crypto Regulation Is So Difficult (4:42) Why NFTs Are The Most Exciting Thing In Finte…

How To Deel With Today's World of Work ft. Alex Bouaziz, Co-Founder/CEO of Deel

Nov. 29, 2021

Julie is joined by Alex Bouaziz , Co-Founder/CEO of Deel (payroll for remote teams) to discuss: what Deel does (0:47) if fintech funding is a bubble (6:17) expanding globally (10:07) managing time as a CEO (13:53) New episod…

How To Not Get Caught By The FBI ft. Clark Frogley, Head of Financial Crime Solutions @ Quantexa

Nov. 18, 2021

Julie is joined by Clark Frogley , Head of Financial Crime Solutions @ Quantexa (decision intelligence) to discuss: how he got into the FBI (0:52) the intersection of Cyber Crime and Fintech (3:39) why BAD behaviours are goo…

Connecting Africa, One Fintech At A Time ft. Kiaan Pillay, CEO of Stitch

Nov. 15, 2021

Julie is joined by Kiaan Pillay , CEO of Stitch (payments/financial data API) to discuss: what Stitch does (1:12) fintech adoption in Africa (6:10) misconceptions about African Fintech (13:00) how funding has changed (16:13)…

The Least-Told Fintech Success Story of 2021 ft. Scott Sanborn, CEO of Lending Club

Nov. 11, 2021

Julie is joined by Scott Sanborn , CEO of Lending Club (peer-to-peer lending) to discuss: the acquisition of Radius Bank (2:48) Lending Club's market valuation (6:34) the inclusion of crypto (13:05) why Lending Club is a 202…

Accelerating The Innovation Of Fintech ft. Maria Gotsch, President/CEO of the Partnership Fund for NYC

Nov. 8, 2021

Julie is joined by Maria Gotsch , President/CEO of the Partnership Fund for NYC (non-profit dedicated to partnering businesses and government to strengthen New York City) to discuss: the Fintech Innovation Lab accelerator pr…

"We're Making NFTs So Easy, Anybody Can Do It" ft. Sanchan S. Saxena, VP of Product @ Coinbase

Nov. 4, 2021

Julie is joined by Sanchan S. Saxena , VP of Products @ Coinbase (cryptocurrency exchange platform) to discuss: the goal of Coinbase NFT (1:23) the creator community (6:35) what will be centralized vs decentralized (10:59) N…

The Future of Payments ft. Brian Dammeir, President of North America @ Adyen

Nov. 1, 2021

Julie is joined by Brian Dammeir , President of North America @ Adyen (payments platform) to discuss: - the covid effect on payments (3:36) - a quick deep dive on fraud monitoring (8:59) - DeFI and other consumer trends (12:…

Investing in Latin America ft. Lauren Morton, Partner @ QED Investors

Oct. 21, 2021

Julie is joined by Lauren Morton , Partner @ QED Investors (fintech VC firm) to discuss: - QED's focus on Latin America (LatAm)(1:13) - the pace at which investment is flowing into LatAm (3:37) - the effect of Millenials an…

How To Invest In Art ft. Scott Lynn, CEO of Masterworks

Oct. 18, 2021

Julie is joined by Scott Lynn , CEO of Masterworks (art investment platform) to discuss: - how Scott became interested in the art space (0:48) - his thoughts on NFTs (3:37) - post-purchase painting storage (7:45) - the futur…

Modern Money Movement ft. Dimitri Dadiomov, Co-Founder/CEO of Modern Treasury

Oct. 14, 2021

Julie is joined by Dimitri Dadiomov , Co-Founder/CEO of Modern Treasury (payment operations software provider) to discuss: - Modern Treasury's Series C Round and $2B Valuation (1:07) - the TRILLION dollar difference in the p…

Fintech Q3 2021 ft. Jordan Greenberg, Head of Ad Sales and Partnerships @ Fintech Today

Oct. 11, 2021

Julie is joined by Fintech Bae, Jordan Greenberg , Head of Ad Sales and Partnerships at Fintech Today (the best fintech media company) to discuss the 4 major fintech themes of Q3 2021: - BNPL (1:06) - NFTs (4:16) - Crypto & …

Sports, Marketing, and Fintech ft. Katie Perry, VP of Marketing @ Public

Oct. 7, 2021

Julie is joined by Katie Perry , VP of Marketing @ Public (social investing platform) to discuss: - the increase in fintech marketing via sports (1:18) - changing the Lax Bro stereotype (5:03) - commercials vs. personalities…