38 episodes

‘Banking on Air’ is the official Vacuumlabs podcast hosted by Helene Panzarino and Marcel Klimo covering the challenges, opportunities, perspectives and opinions that matter to fintech community, In this podcast, we are looking under the hood of the changing face of technology, digital banking, payments, while sharing the expertise in creating solutions for the digital journey for incumbents, community banks, and fintechs.

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‘Banking on Air’ is the official Vacuumlabs podcast hosted by Helene Panzarino and Marcel Klimo covering the challenges, opportunities, perspectives and opinions that matter to fintech community, In this podcast, we are looking under the hood of the changing face of technology, digital banking, payments, while sharing the expertise in creating solutions for the digital journey for incumbents, community banks, and fintechs.

    #38 Fintech trends with Marcel Klimo (Vacuumlabs)

    #38 Fintech trends with Marcel Klimo (Vacuumlabs)

    What are the top fintech trends according to our podcast moderator, Marcel Klimo? It is definitely personal identity, embedded finance & privacy! What is so interesting about these topics and what clients did we work with? Check our latest episode to learn more!

    • 12 min
    #37 Simplifying banking with Maurice Iwunze & Gregoire Lecomte (SympliFi)

    #37 Simplifying banking with Maurice Iwunze & Gregoire Lecomte (SympliFi)

    Underbanked communities in countries such as Nigeria daily suffer from limited access to internet banking, high transaction fees and obstacles to get support from their family members that work all around the globe. Based on the personal experience, SympliFi found a very smart solution how to avoid these pains and provide support to local people to get loans. Listen to our latest episode with creators of the company and find out how they simplified banking!

    • 26 min
    #36 Open banking with Simon Lyons (Open Banking)

    #36 Open banking with Simon Lyons (Open Banking)

    Simon Lyons, Head of Ecosystem Engagement at the Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE) recently sat down with us to talk about the revolution occurring right now in banking! 

    • 41 min
    #35 Embedded finance with Nick Heller (tomato pay) and Kevin Sefton (untied)

    #35 Embedded finance with Nick Heller (tomato pay) and Kevin Sefton (untied)

    Fintech has a new target in its sights: routine business admin. Many businesses continue to spend significant amounts of time on recurring tasks that, until now, have required interactions with financial institutions. We sat down with Nick Heller, CEO of tomato pay, and Kevin Sefton, co-founder of untied, to talk about how Fintech is offering businesses dramatic time-saving opportunities = embedded finance.

    • 33 min
    #34 Decentralised finance & NFTs with David Stancel (Fumbi)

    #34 Decentralised finance & NFTs with David Stancel (Fumbi)

    The third episode of our crypto series with David Stancel, our cryptocurrency expert and CTO at Fumbi, is here! The first episode focused on basic crypto terms & explanation of how it works; the second episode was about Ethereum and smart contracts. The third episode - as always, moderated by our host Helene Panzarino - brings the topic of decentralised finance and NFTs!

    • 21 min
    #33 Ethereum & smart contracts with David Stancel (Fumbi)

    #33 Ethereum & smart contracts with David Stancel (Fumbi)

    Or why smart contracts aren’t so smart! After a basic introduction to the crypto world and an explanation of its most-used terms, we are here again for a second crypto episode! David Stancel, our cryptocurrency expert here at Vacuumlabs, and CTO at Fumbi, returned to join Banking on Air host Helene Panzarino. This time, they focused on smart contracts, Ethereum, and platform interoperability.

    • 22 min