The fintech world is awash in capital today and one of the places on the receiving end of this seemingly endless supply of capital is the digital banking space; Revolut has been a beneficiary of this fundraising frenzy and it is reportedly in talks with SoftBank to raise another $500 million this year; in an interview with Quartz, CEO Nikolay Storonsky talks about fundraising, international expansion, the risks of rapid growth and his vision for the future of finance. Source.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.