Posts Tagged ‘interview’

How the rich invest: Alex Waislitz shares his stock tip

The Melbourne-based businessman has turned $1.15 million into a $1.39 billion fortune over the past 25 years, making him the 54th richest person in Australia according to the Financial Review Rich List. Among some of Alex Waislitz‘s big returns in the past year have been buy now, pay later payments group Afterpay, which is up 314 […]

The fintech interview: Part 3 Wrisk

This is part three of a series of interviews with finetch firms to shed some light on the kind of digital services available to enterprise IT directors via this growing sector. This interview is with Wrisk, a company which falls within the insurtech part of the fintech sector. It provides flexible insurance to suit peoples’ lives […]

ICO Spotters Launches Podcast for ICO, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Interviews

ICO Spotters, an ICO listing site, announced the launch of its podcast which features in-depth interviews with the most exciting new ICOs, cryptocurrencies and blockchain companies. The first blockchain podcast kicked off on September 25 in the form of an interview with Mark Lloyd, Managing Director of Dominium, the world’s first global property platform on the […]

Interview: Fmr. Morgan Stanley Exec. Caitlin Long on How Wall Street Wants to Ruin Bitcoin [Part 1]

Caitlin Long is a 22-year Wall Street veteran with an impressive career inside of and outside of the cryptocurrency space. She started out as an associate at Salomon Brothers (now Citigroup) before becoming a managing director at Credit Suisse and finally heading up Morgan Stanley‘s Pension Solutions Group. As it turns out, Long’s extensive experience […]

Wealthsimple Knows How Millennials Want To Invest

Wealthsimple is an investment service largely aimed at millennials. It offers an easy-to-manage interface, a digitally-engaged communication channel, cool, fashion forward branding and social media savviness. At just 30 years old, Wealthsimple chief executive officer Michael Katchen launched the brand with two other founders as a way to modernize the brokering market. He wanted to […]

Interview: Former Huobi US Compliance Chief Talks NY Cryptocurrency Exchange Report

Harry Zhou, former general counsel and compliance officer for Huobi US, spoke with CCN about the latest report from New York’s attorney general on cryptocurrency exchanges. Zhou helped set up the legal framework in New York for cryptocurrency exchanges, namely the application and regulations for the BitLicense. He represented Huobi for comments on the BitLicense […]

Daniel Zakrisson, CEO at ICO is not a way to raise funds. It’s a way to start your network

Startupers should initially treat an ICO as a tool for growing their business rather than just raise funds. It is the opinion of Daniel Zakrisson, CEO at Startup Accelerator. In the interview, he shares his perspective on the blockchain industry development in Sweden and gives tips for startupers aiming to launch ICOs. Read the […]

Former Crypto Lawyer and ICO Advisor Julian Zegelman: Investing in ICOs Is a Risk on Dynamite

Julian Zegelman, a lawyer with many years of experience, has turned into a VC — he’s now a general partner at TMT Blockchain Fund, a venture capital fund investing in blockchain technology projects. But why did he end his legal career? Read the interview

Crypto Crime: The Steps Insurance Companies Are Taking To Prevent Cryptocurrency Theft

Jacqueline Quintal is the current managing director and financial institutions practice leader at Aon. She works with financial institutions to address exposures as well as tailor risk transfer and consulting solutions in management and professional liability, cyber, property, casualty, environmental, lender placed insurance, health and benefits, due diligence, transactional solutions, operational risk, talent and compensation. […]

Seed-stage investor Vaibhav Domkundwar on why a startup should raise money when they don’t need it

Vaibhav Domkundwar is a seed-stage investor with a growing portfolio of 25+ companies across software, fintech, healthcare, e-commerce and other sectors. His Better capital invests up to $150,000 in pre-seed, seed, and pre-series A startups in India and US markets. Read the interview