Episodes

100 episodes
  • The evolution of fintech in Canada miniseries - 003 The foundations of fintech expansion

    Oct 22 2021

    About this episode

    In this episode we’ll follow how Canada fintech had to evolve because of the consumer needs and experiential expectations.  The rise of Wealthsimple, Portage Ventures, Diagram Ventures and how Paul Desmarais helped make Wealthsimple  possible.  Due to high demand the Canada Fintech Forum was created.  

    About this series

    The early 2000s ushered in the development of technological innovations and specialized talent. Over the following decades, the support to that ecosystem through government and other innovative programs cultivated a fintech evolution all across North America.  In this series we’ll follow the story of how it all started, how it’s going today and what each player can do for a more expansive fintech of tomorrow.  Join us and listen to the stories of the people who helped make fintech in Canada what it is today, people such as Paul Desmarais III, Dominique Ferst, Maor Amar, David Unsworth, Jan Arp, Michael Katchen, Stephanie Choo, David Nault, Matthieu Cardinal, Marcus Daniels & many more.

    You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple PodcastsGoogle PlayStitcherSpotifyAmazon and iHeartRadio.

    About the host & producer of this series. 

    John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.

     

    Follow John on LinkedInTwitterMedium

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    30 mins
  • Episode 454 Dan Snyder from Lower

    Oct 21 2021
    This episode was produced remotely using the ListenDeck standardized audio production system.  If you’re looking to upgrade or jumpstart your podcast production please visit www.listendeck.com.  You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio. In this episode the host John Siracusa chats remotely with Dan Snyder, Co-founder & CEO of Lower. Lower is a full-stack lender, as well as a platform for buying, selling, refinancing, and insuring homes.    Tune in and Listen. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Google , Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio to hear next Tuesdays episode with Pieter de Villiers from Clickatell. About the host:   John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.   Follow John on LinkedIn, Twitter, Medium
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    31 mins
  • The evolution of fintech in Canada miniseries - 002 The fuel that powered Canadian fintech

    Oct 20 2021

    About this episode

    In this episode we’ll follow the creation of early fintech funds and how early stage innovation was only possible due to the vast tech talent in Canada.  

    About this series

    The early 2000s ushered in the development of technological innovations and specialized talent. Over the following decades, the support to that ecosystem through government and other innovative programs cultivated a fintech evolution all across North America.  In this series we’ll follow the story of how it all started, how it’s going today and what each player can do for a more expansive fintech of tomorrow.  Join us and listen to the stories of the people who helped make fintech in Canada what it is today, people such as Paul Desmarais III, Dominique Ferst, Maor Amar, David Unsworth, Jan Arp, Michael Katchen, Stephanie Choo, David Nault, Matthieu Cardinal, Marcus Daniels & many more.

    You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple PodcastsGoogle PlayStitcherSpotifyAmazon and iHeartRadio.

    About the host & producer of this series. 

    John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.

     

    Follow John on LinkedInTwitterMedium

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    24 mins
  • Episode 453 Vance Roush from Overflow

    Oct 19 2021
    This episode was produced remotely using the ListenDeck standardized audio production system.  If you’re looking to upgrade or jumpstart your podcast production please visit www.listendeck.com.  You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio. In this episode the host John Siracusa chats remotely with Vance Roush, Founder & CEO of Overflow. Overflow is an online donation platform that helps charities accept online donations of publicly-traded stock. Vance is also a co-founder & executive pastor of Vive Church.    Tune in and Listen. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Google , Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio to hear Thursdays episode with Dan Snyder from Lower. About the host:   John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.   Follow John on LinkedIn, Twitter, Medium
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    40 mins
  • The evolution of fintech in Canada miniseries - 001 An early spark of technological innovation

    Oct 18 2021

    About this episode

    In this episode we follow the spark of Canadian entrepreneurial innovation with early tech entrepreneurs such as Dominique Ferst, the creation of tech communities and the program Next 36.

    About this series

    The early 2000s ushered in the development of technological innovations and specialized talent. Over the following decades, the support to that ecosystem through government and other innovative programs cultivated a fintech evolution all across North America.  In this series we’ll follow the story of how it all started, how it’s going today and what each player can do for a more expansive fintech of tomorrow.  Join us and listen to the stories of the people who helped make fintech in Canada what it is today, people such as Paul Desmarais III, Dominique Ferst, Maor Amar, David Unsworth, Jan Arp, Michael Katchen, Stephanie Choo, David Nault, Matthieu Cardinal, Marcus Daniels & many more.

    You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple PodcastsGoogle PlayStitcherSpotifyAmazon and iHeartRadio.

    About the host & producer of this series. 

    John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.

     

    Follow John on LinkedInTwitterMedium

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    26 mins
  • Episode 452 Shamir Karkal from Sila

    Oct 12 2021
    This episode was produced remotely using the ListenDeck standardized audio production system.  If you’re looking to upgrade or jumpstart your podcast production please visit www.listendeck.com.  You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio. In this episode the host John Siracusa chats remotely with Shamir Karkal, Co-founder & CEO of Sila. Sila is an API platform that provides banking and payment infrastructure-as-a-service for software teams.  Before Sila, Shamir was a co-founder of Simple (sold to BBVA)    Tune in and Listen. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Google , Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio to hear Thursdays episode with Vance Roush from Overflow. About the host:   John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.   Follow John on LinkedIn, Twitter, Medium
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    33 mins
  • Episode 451 Trent Sorbe from Central Payments & Falls Fintech

    Oct 7 2021
    This episode was produced remotely using the ListenDeck standardized audio production system.  If you’re looking to upgrade or jumpstart your podcast production please visit www.listendeck.com.  You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio. In this episode the host John Siracusa chats remotely with Trent Sorbe, Founder & President of Central Payments & Co-founder & CEO of Falls Fintech.  Central Payments offers payment solutions, including prepaid cards and issuing of payment cards through an open CP API platform. A 12-week on and off-site accelerator focused on helping fintechs break through last-mile product challenges.   Tune in and Listen. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Google , Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio to hear next Tuesdays episode with Shamir Karkal from Sila. About the host:   John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.   Follow John on LinkedIn, Twitter, Medium
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    34 mins
  • Episode 450 Duke Chung from TravelBank

    Oct 5 2021
    This episode was produced remotely using the ListenDeck standardized audio production system.  If you’re looking to upgrade or jumpstart your podcast production please visit www.listendeck.com.  You can subscribe to this podcast and stay up to date on all the stories here on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio. In this episode the host John Siracusa chats remotely with Duke Chung, Founder & CEO of TravelBank. TravelBank is an all-in-one business travel and expense management platform.   Tune in and Listen. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Google , Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon and iHeartRadio to hear Thursdays episode with Trent Sorbe from Central Payments & Falls Fintech. About the host:   John, is the host of the  ‘Bank On It’ podcast recorded onsite in Wall Street at OpenFin and the founder of the remotely recorded, studio quality standardized podcast production system ListenDeck.   Follow John on LinkedIn, Twitter, Medium
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    22 mins
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