October 10, 2016

Most companies go out to raise capital knowing exactly what they’ll do with the money once they have it. They’ve got an itemized plan broken […]


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June 16, 2016

I’ve been in Shanghai and Hong Kong quite often over the last few months, speaking at events and meeting with partners. As a Canadian, what […]

June 13, 2016

FinTech is about to get an upgrade. In 2016, get ready to see GermTech – the entry and infectious spread of high potential German technological […]

June 3, 2016

Get your mind out of the gutter!   Now, when you first saw the title, you asked yourself what business has to do with anything […]

May 9, 2016

Like most of you today, I spend a lot of time reading about fintech. You can get massive amounts of news reports and companies talking […]

May 4, 2016

I’ve spent a lot of time in the UK lately, and it’s been on my mind even more. I was just there for the AltFi Europe […]

May 1, 2016

You might not guess it looking at me, but I <a href=”https://www.equities.com/news/electronic-dance-music-las-vegas-and-its-unlikely-savior” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener nofollow”>love trance music</a>. I have been a big fan of trance […]

April 19, 2016

The tortoise may sometimes beat the rabbit, but in technology, it’s rarely much of a race. CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal said <a href=”https://www.businessinsider.com/vc-analyst-claims-2016-will-be-the-year-of-the-rabbits-2016-1?r=UK&amp;IR=T” target=”_blank” […]

April 11, 2016

Banking, finance, and insurance have been largely constant and unchanging for decades. It’s been the very definition of an “old boys’ club”, static, institution, monopolistic, and […]

February 9, 2016

Travelling around the world gives you great perspective on many things.  From the people, culture, food, and market, to how everyone has their own way […]

June 18, 2015

It’s an exciting time to be in Canada. On March 20, 2014, the Canadian regulators proposed 4 ways that companies can raise capital in Canada […]

June 4, 2014

Like any new business sector you need to look at the entire eco-system to understand how it works. Back in 2003 I had the pleasure […]