Episode 181: Interview with Kyle Hill

Founder of Redeeem.com Description In this interview Mike Townsend talks to Kyle Hill, which is a special episode because Kyle and Mike are co-founders of Redeeem (trusted peer-to-peer crypto gift card exchange), and have started 3 startups over the last 8 years together. Previous to Redeeem, they raised $23M for HomeHero, a tech-enabled home care marketplace. They talk about … Continue reading Episode 181: Interview with Kyle Hill

Episode 170: The Great Depression

Episode 170 The Great Depression

How the Great Depression impacted our modern financial world. Description: Mike and Brian dissect events that played a major role in the Great Depression such as the telephone, prohibition, food subsidies, bank closures, wage laws and more. We reflect on how each of these policy changes shaped the world we live in today and how … Continue reading Episode 170: The Great Depression

Episode 161: The Rabbit Hole of Currency

Premier Fintech Podcast - Around the Coin The trio, Brian Roemmele, Mike Townsend and Faisal Khan are back on air, starting season four of Around The Coin. This week we discuss: Thoughts on why currency evolved, how it shaped the world around us, and the inevitable future direction it will take. Co-Hosts: - Brian Roemmele: … Continue reading Episode 161: The Rabbit Hole of Currency

Fintech Podcast – Episode 158 – The Fragmented World of Payments

This week Mike Townsend and Faisal Khan discuss the topic that has been on everyone else’s mind, but we hardly speak of it. The fragmented world of payments and how broken the system is. We discuss with simple examples of why the cross-border money transfer system is broken and how it represents a multi trillion … Continue reading Fintech Podcast – Episode 158 – The Fragmented World of Payments

Fintech Podcast – Episode 157 – Pulse Check on the Crypto Payments World

The original crew - Brian Roemmele, Mike Townsend, and Faisal Khan -  get back on the air. This time we discuss all that is going in the world of payments, especially crypto-based regulation. Co-Hosts: Mike Townsend Brian Roemmele: http://www.quora.com/Brian-Roemmele Faisal Khan: https://faisalkhan.com Official Website: http://aroundthecoin.com We are available on… iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/around-the-coin/id805021615 Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/around-the-coin YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/aroundthecoin Quora: https://aroundthecoin.quora.com/ Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/aroundthecoin Medium: https://medium.com/around-the-coin Twitter: https://twitter.com/aroundthecoin Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aroundthecoin/

Fintech Podcast – Episode 155 – Interview with Evgeni Mitkov COO of Everex

Episode 155 In this episode of our Fintech podcast, Around the Coin, Faisal talks to Evgeni Mitkov, the COO of Everex. Everex is a blockchain technology provider offering global money transfer, payment and currency exchange solutions to financial and non-financial institutions worldwide. Everex technology enables its partners to usher individuals and SMEs, with or without … Continue reading Fintech Podcast – Episode 155 – Interview with Evgeni Mitkov COO of Everex

Fintech Podcast – Episode 154 – Bitcoin Challenge with Amelie Arras

 Episode 154 Amelie is a Director of Marketing at Adastra Marketing, a UK based specialist FinTech marketing agency, with a dedicated team passionate about the future of payments and financial services. Following the success of experimenting living solely on bitcoin last year in the Payments Race from Toronto to Las Vegas, organized by Money20/20 … Continue reading Fintech Podcast – Episode 154 – Bitcoin Challenge with Amelie Arras

Fintech Podcast – Episode 153 – Interview with Lawrence Richardson CEO of Zero Sum Markets

Episode 153 Take game theory, throw a lil' bit of real-money, add the stock markets of the world, squeeze some incentives and don't forget a pinch or two of the crypto-world and shake it (or stir it) - what do you get? You get daily fantasy trading! Trade against your peers and not the professionals. … Continue reading Fintech Podcast – Episode 153 – Interview with Lawrence Richardson CEO of Zero Sum Markets