Breaking Banks: Marc Hochstein

Marc Hochstein

Editor in Chief, American Banker

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Marc Hochstein became the Editor in Chief of American Banker in July 2014. He joined the publication in 1998 as a reporter covering mortgages and has steadily added responsibility over the years. At one time or another he has overseen American Banker's coverage of consumer finance, payments, and community banking; the vibrant opinion blog BankThink; the wildly popular Morning Scan newsletter; and the reinvigoration of SourceMedia's mortgage publications. Marc was responsible for some of the earliest serious coverage of Bitcoin anywhere and chaired SourceMedia's successful Digital Currencies + the Blockchain conferences in July 2014 and July 2015.Check out more of Marc's writing at http://www.americanbanker.com/authors/34.html

EPISODE # 196

Jun 16, 2017

Crazy Cryptocurrency and Watson fixes Regtech

No one can decide if ICOs have caused cryptocurrrencies to really "arrive" or if this is just a cryptocurrency bubble. Today, we have people to help us make sense of… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 193

May 26, 2017

AI & Fintech: Solutions and Challenges

There is no question that AI presents exciting new solutions and happy additions to our lives. But in order for us to truly take advantage and prepare for a future… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 192

May 18, 2017

Fintech Creating Financial Services

How do we get money to small businesses that make the economy work for most people around the world? What kind of systems do we need to create?  And how… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 191

May 05, 2017

Irish Fintech: The EU Gateway

For a relatively small island, Ireland has developed a massive tech scene. The Celtic Tiger of the 90s took a serious hit with the recession, but during that time they… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 190

Apr 28, 2017

Fintech Revolution: Change our thinking!

Today we have a huge treat from the EFMA Distribution Summit 2017 in London this week. We are able to broadcast 2 presentations from premiere thought leaders and voices within… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 182

Feb 19, 2017

Fintech Helping the Refugee Crisis

There are 65 Million refugees in the world.  That is 10% of the global population that had to flee war and drought, leaving behind homes, businesses and assets.  In the… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 175

Dec 30, 2016

Fintech: Success Now and in the Future

Today is the producer's cut of two interviews that are all about the good that fintech can do, both now and what might be possible in the future. First, we… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 171

Dec 02, 2016

Fintech Innovation brings Hope!

Today, Sam Maule hosts a show about all the hopeful changes and possibilities in fintech today. First, we talk to Charley Cooper and Richard Gendal Brown about all the incredible… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 166

Oct 21, 2016

Fintech: Building from Microfinance to Core Banking

Today, Brett hosts American Banker Editor-in-Chief Marc Hochstein to talk about the news and events around Wells Fargo. And Dazza Greenwood from MIT and Tommy Leander, Leg. Assistant for Congressman… LEARN MORE

EPISODE # 99

Jun 11, 2015

To Be Banked or Unbanked?

It is difficult to build wealth without access to the financial system, but banking services have often been too expensive for the poor. As the saying goes- it is expensive… LEARN MORE

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