Open Banking Expo Unplugged is a series of easy listening podcasts brought to you by the team behind Open Banking Expo Magazine. Digital knows no boundaries, with each episode winging its way to you on all things Open Banking, Open Finance and broader digital transformation within financial services from across the globe.Unplugged will bring you one-on-one interviews and carefully curated industry panels with thought leaders and digital disruptors working hard to bring about change in the digital financial services market.
Revolutionising the debt advice sector
Open Banking Expo caught up with CEO & Founder of Open Banking Expo’s inaugural ‘Life’s a Pitch’ winner, Harjit Moore of Freeze Debt. Harjit and the team are ripping up the rule book when it comes to debt advice here in the UK and on this episode we discuss their recent campaign; ‘Debt Isn’t a Dirty Word’ and the implications this narrative has on society, moving towards a cashless society, Harjit’s continual lobbying to government for regulation of IVA’s (Individual Voluntary Arrangements) and the continual surge in BNPL (Buy Now, Pay Later) activity.
‘Insuring’ the future of Open Finance
In this episode Open Banking Expo explores the world of Open Finance and what the future may hold specifically for the Insurance space. The episode was recorded shortly after the Kalifa Fintech review came to market and here we discuss the impact this could have in the short and long term goals and objectives for Open Finance adoption. We also highlight the recent work being undertaken by Tech Nation on the impending commissioned Open Finance report of which will highlight the key opportunities for Insure-techs in this new world of Open Finance.
State of play: Consumer Directed Finance with Royal Bank of Canada
Episode 4 welcomes RBC’s digital products lead, Rami Thabet as he joins Abhishek Sinha Open Banking and Blockchain Leader, EY Canada and Parna Sabet-Stephenson, Partner, Gowling WLG as they discuss the geographies that have implemented Open Banking to...
Is this the year of hyper-growth in Open Banking Payments?
Episode 3 of Open Banking Expo Unplugged focuses on the year ahead when it comes to the growth in Open Banking Payments, the shift towards Open Finance and progress made in both the ecosystem and broader adoption levels. We also dive into the recent...
Episode 2- Dissecting the data sharing conundrum in Canada
Join Abhishek Sinha, Open Banking and Blockchain Leader, EY Canada and Kirsten Tisdale, Managing Partner, Government and Public Sector, EY Canada as they revisit the results of their recent Consumer Directed Finance survey with guest, Senator Colin...
Episode 1- Dissecting the data sharing conundrum in Canada
Abhishek Sinha of EY Canada and Ben Harrison of Portag3 Ventures dissect the data sharing conundrum in Canada. Specifically, they review the results of the recent consumer survey conducted by EY Canada on which customer profiles are more likely to share...