Episode 441: The Three Trillion Dollar Economic Opportunity Hiding in Plain Sight

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In today’s episode of Breaking Banks, host Brett King connects with John Pitts, Policy Lead at Plaid and Shekher Puri, VP Digital Components and Platforms at RBC. They discuss RBC and Plaid’s recent partnership and opportunities for banks and fintechs to collaborate to bring the best of open finance connectivity to consumers, particularly those in Canada — where they just installed a new open banking lead in a country that is cited as one of the first to prioritize open banking regulation around the globe.

Then, Greg Palmer, Finovate host, speaks with Tiffani Montez, Principal Analyst, Banking Lead, Insider Intelligence on keeping customers happy in times of economic uncertainty — finding opportunity in challenging times.

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Businesses founded by women deliver high revenue, and it’s no secret, closing the gender equity gap would lead to an increase in GDP. There are a lot of economic reasons to support gender equality, but what exactly does it mean, and how can leaders go about creating change so that we can all reap the benefits of elevating women? Host Amber Buker dives into this and more in today’s episode.

First, Amber explores investing through a gender lens with Heidi Patel. Heidi began her career in traditional finance and did a tour in corporate VC before finding her passion in impact investing. Heidi serves as the Managing Partner for Rethink Impact, a fund that supports women-run companies in sustainability, ed tech, digital healthcare, and economic empowerment.

Then, Amber is joined by gender economist, Katica Roy. Katica is CEO and Founder of Denver-based Pipeline Equity, an award-winning SaaS company that leverages artificial intelligence to drive economic gains through gender equity.  Katica shares compelling statistics and some Incredible insights you won’t want to miss.

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