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Nicola’s Blog

Bang Or Whimper? A Report On The Future Of FinTech

Ron Kalifa, a non-executive director of the Court of Directors at the Bank of England and the vice-chairman of WorldPay, has produced a long-awaited report on FinTech. The report starts well – with the ever-changing taxonomy of the industry. The simple point is that if we can’t agree standard terms for what FinTech is, we’ll never achieve […]

2021: The Bitcoin-led Assault On The Mainstream Gets Serious

The bitcoin-led assault on mainstream finance continues. This set of prognostication comes from our friends at Crowdfundinsider. This is piece, partially featured already in our News section, is one we roundly endorse. Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrency platforms such as Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Binance Coin (BNB), Chainlink (LINK), and Polkadot (DOT) […]

We Try To Spy Out The Key FinTech Trend For 2021

Today is the final day of the prediction season for 2021. The prognostications we’ve seen are pretty standard. We agree with most of them – although of course the majority never really achieves much more than a mediocre consensus: There will be more digitisation of financial services. Mainstream banks are already following the lead of […]

Our Re-Focused Lending Outlook Re-Visited

Our friends at P2P Finance News recently asked for an update on our progress. We’ve re-focused our lending efforts into key, niche, asset-backed areas. We are happy to run their short news report: Money&Co is looking to expand its lending into TV and film rights as well as other areas of legal finance such as divorce. […]

Covid-19 Crisis, IFISAs, And The Road Ahead For Direct Lending

Money&Co. CEO Nicola Horlick has pointed to a substantial drop in Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) inflows this years. She argues the Covid-19 crisis is a major contributor factor to the downturn. Nicola spoke to our friends at P2P Finance News, and we offer their accurate report of a recent interview as a reprise of Nicola’s […]