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Consumers lay down a US$250bn challenge to financial institutions as they seek more flexible, customized digital products

By 2030, the majority of consumers will have used crypto, digital or other non-fiat currencies, according to research commissioned by Episode Six. From crypto to loyalty points, financial institutions need to respond to the proliferation of new units of value – and that means overcoming…

Why Banks, Neobanks, and Fintechs Must Integrate New Payments Tech and Crypto ASAP

In a recent article on The Fintech Times, I discussed why crypto and DeFi isn’t just a fad, but something that will remain for a long time, and if banks do not respond to it, they will face the consequences in the future. During the…

Re-imagined BNPL from Episode Six provides card issuers new capabilities to configure installments for payment transactions

Episode Six is transforming the buy now, pay later (BNPL) landscape, by putting control in the hands of card issuers versus the acquirer or other third parties. For the first time, issuers can implement changes at the account level in real-time. To understand why this…

Episode Six Enters the US Healthtech Market to Drive Digital Transformation and Payments Innovation

AUSTIN, TX / ACCESSWIRE / March 25, 2021 /Episode Six, the global provider of modern payment processing and banking infrastructure, today announced its expansion into the U.S. healthtech market – a sector ripe for innovation with healthcare expenditure hitting nearly $3.7 trillion in 2018, per…

Digital payment firms are prime for open banking partnerships

Digital payment firms are prime for open banking partnershipsWith the rise of so-called neobanks, or digital-native financial institutions that are born out of the cloud, legacy FIs must be attuned to emerging competition set to capture the next generation of financial services consumers. Further, they…

Episode Six bags $30 million in fresh capital

Episode Six, the Texan fintech which provides a digital API platform for payments, has secured an additional $30 million of investment, bringing its total capital raised to $40 million.

10 Vital Roles for CFOs

While finance team hiring is typically managed by human resources, many CFOs play an active role because they believe it’s important to get the right fit for the corporate culture generally and the finance team specifically. 

Episode Six Announces Additional $30 Million in Funding

Episode Six, the global provider of modern payment processing and banking infrastructure, today announced that it has secured an additional $30 million of investment, bringing its total capital raised to $40 million. This additional funding comes nine months after the company secured $7 million of its Series A funding.

Lai see, taxis and the future of cash

AS THE Chinese New Year (CNY) approaches, Hong Kong residents join patient queues at bank branches across the city. In accordance with time-honoured tradition, they are seeking fresh, crisp and newly-printed banknotes to give as lai see in red envelopes, bringing the recipient good fortune…

Episode Six CEO, John Mitchell: Banking as a service enables the sector to adapt

As the importance of being able to adapt continues to grow, John Mitchell, CEO of Episode Six, spoke to PaymentExpert about the growing role of Banking as a Service in Europe, as well as why open banking could be key.  

US Payments: Smart Pension, Episode Six, PAAY and Paya in View from the Top

This December, The Fintech Times is asking industry leaders for their ‘View from the Top’ to gain an insight into the decisions behind the last 12-months. Today, we’re looking at the issue of US Payments, hearing from Jodan Ledford, John Mitchell, Yitz Mendlowitz and Andrea Kando on their 2020 thoughts, plus…

Starling provides “road map” for future in-app integrations

John Mitchell, CEO of Episode Six, said the partnership will create opportunities for other financial institutions to follow. “Companies need to adapt and provide new technology to better reach and serve customer bases, whether consumers or businesses.