Why are digital wallets are struggling while PowaTag is winning.

This week on Around the Coin, Faisal Kahn, Brian Roemmele, and Mike Townsend will be discussing london-based PowaTag’s $97M (ninty seven million dollar) raise and why major mobile wallets like Google, Square, and Paypal continue to struggle at brick and mortar.

Special Guest: Sasha Orloff – LendUp CEO

Episode 9 This week we have special guest and CEO of LendUp, Sasha Orloff joining the conversation. We’ll be discussing opportunities in microfinance, peer to peer lending and what LendUp has already done to revolutionize payday loans.  Around the coin podcast. Our speakers in this week's episode: Sasha Orloff Brian Roemmele Faisal Khan Mike Townsend … Continue reading Special Guest: Sasha Orloff – LendUp CEO

Simple’s $117M acquisition is the start of a movement.

This week in episode 8 of Around the Coin podcast, Brian Roemmele, Mike Townsend and Faisal Kahn explain why Simple was acquired for 120 million dollars by a 150 year old spanish bank. Then, Faisal tells us why the mortgage system is broken across India and Southeast Asia and explains in detail for entrepreneurs how to fix it. Around the Coin podcast.