Slicing through the hype: 5 challenging take outs from London FinTech Week

Why you’re not selling: most stake holders don’t care about the intricacies of your technology Many tech founders still carry the attitude that if you’re not from a technical background, you fail to understand their “business”. This is why many entrepreneurs fail to find their product market fit & commercialise their business. It’s one thing…

Cruxy’s BBC interview on Uber’s toxic demise: the provocations we didn’t say

Cultural pollution flows from the top down With #deleteuber trending, Travis’ enforced resignation & the firing of over 20 employees in the last month alone, it’s clear that the supposed foundations of the business are well & truly splintered. Uber’s site states “don’t just find your place, create it” but how are employees meant to…

Disintermediation or a FinTech Mirage?

Disintermediation or a FinTech Mirage? The advent of BlockChain has polarised the technoscenti more than any other technology since the internet itself came to prominence over 20 years ago. If adopted widely, it could sound the death knell for financial and other intermediaries and revolutionise not just finance but all provenance-based transactions. It could be…