Finovate Podcast

Hosted ByGreg Palmer

Finovate showcases cutting-edge banking and financial technology through a global conference series featuring short-form demos and insightful expert takeaways. The Finovate Podcast, hosted by Greg Palmer, carries those conversations and ideas forward, with a concise, interview-based format based on Finovate’s signature 7-minute demos. Guests include leading fintech innovators, bankers, analysts, and more sharing their thoughts and predictions on the future of financial technology.

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer is the VP of Strategy and host of Finovate, a fast-paced, demo-first showcase of the latest innovations in financial and banking technology from across the globe. Ten years with Finovate have given Greg a unique, bird’s-eye view of the Fintech industry as it has exploded into prominence, allowing him to watch not only individual innovations as they gain traction, but also the high-level trends that continue to shape the industry. In addition to his work with Finovate, Greg also writes regularly for Banking Technology and

All Episodes

Episode 52: Sharon Kimathi, Fintech Futures

Greg Palmer sits down with Sharon Kimathi of FinTech Futures to talk about bias in banking — can fintech help provide solutions? Episode Article:

Ep 51: James Robert Lay, Banking on Digital Growth

Talk to your customers in the right way: the importance of creating meaningful connections in fintech and banking.

Episode 50: Paul McAdam, JD Power

Paul McAdam of JD Power joins Greg Palmer to talk about the path to customer satisfaction: exploring the data around how to make digital banking users happy.

Episode 49: Jinee Ellis, Wells Fargo

A different kind of staying safe: thoughts and guidance around security concerns in an increasingly digital banking environment.

Episode 48: Kyle Lui, DCM

Greg Palmer sits down with Kyle Lui of DCM to talk about how the fintech venture capital market will evolve in the wake of COVID19 and the impact that...

Episode 47: Steve McLaughlin, FT Partners

Steve McLaughlin joins the show this week to share the perspective of an investment banker on capital availability, company valuation, and a harsher grading rubric for fintech.

Episode 46: Jim Bruene, Finovate

Greg Palmer sits down with Finovate`s own Jim Bruene to talk fintech’s third recession: applying lessons from the dot com crash and the Great Recession to the Covid-19 crisis....

Episode 45: Aleks Svetski, Amber Labs

Greg Palmer is joined by Aleks Svetski of Amber Labs to talk bitcoin in 2020, the halving event, and the root of money’s functionality. Article Mentions:

Episode 44: FinTech in Extraordinary Times: Chris Skinner

Finovate Expert Analysis on COVID-19, a Recession, and the Fintech Ecosystem with host Greg Palmer and guest Chris Skinner.