FinTalk is a fresh new podcast series where we drill down into what drives the brightest minds in finance and tech today. Brought to you by bobsguide, GTNews and PaymentEye, the show is hosted by our senior reporter Sarah Gill, Join us each episode for candid conversations with the leaders, investors and entrepreneurs behind the biggest brands in fintech. Got feedback? Email


  • Instant payments in a flash

    29/01/2019 Duración: 26min

    Instant Payments are one of the latest developments in payments. There is a lot of confusion about what exactly it is and how it is different from bank-to-bank-transfer. That's why Niall Conn sits down with PPRO’s Director of Payment Partnerships Jack Ehlers to discuss how Instant Payments work around the world and their future potential.

  • Fintech Trends to look out for in 2019

    13/12/2018 Duración: 37min

    With the 2018 wrapping up, Niall Conn gets a chance to sit down and speak to PPRO’s Head of Sales and Marketing Ronnie D'Arienzo to look at the payment trends for 2019.

  • The challenges of a prepaid programme

    11/12/2018 Duración: 10min

    In this Fintalk podcast, we discuss the challenges of launching a prepaid programme from the issuer, processor and KYC perspective.

  • Why money laundering is a wash

    26/11/2018 Duración: 29min

    This week on the PPRO Podcast, Niall Conn sits down with John Fernandez, Head Of Legal and Regulatory Affairs at PPRO, to discuss the shady world of money laundering. PPRO as an e-money institution has a responsibility to try and rootout would be money launders, and John walks us through how money laundering works, and some of the European laws aimed at preventing it.

  • The AI workhorse: demystifying Robotic Process Automation

    26/11/2018 Duración: 26min

    In this episode of the Fintalk podcast, Guy Kirkwood, chief evangelist at UIPath, separates robotic process automation (RPA) from AI and specifically why RPA spearheads the fourth industrial revolution. Find out the exact use cases within the financial services and what the FCA responded to with an emphatic "love the idea!"

  • IBM launches Open Banking platform | CTO talks how banks can make a success of PSD2

    15/11/2018 Duración: 19min

    In this episode of the Fintalk podcast, Tom Eck (right), CTO of IBM Industry Platforms, discusses the firm's Open Banking platform designed to integrate bank legacy systems with exciting fintech propositions in the market. Eck talks API culture, his admiration for Apple and what sort of interest he's hearing from the big banks. *This podcast was recorded on the go at Sibos 2018 and is a rough cut.