February 16, 2022
Darren Beyer on The Headless Banking Podcast
Two Big Risks to Consider Before Picking a Payments Partner
The past decade has seen a sweeping transformation of consumer behaviors, yet major payments providers have not proportionately reflected this shift. Not until a global pandemic hit did we see a concerted effort by the financial sector to elevate products and services. This era of change has contributed to the rise of fintechs, which now account for 7.1% of all startups globally. We’ve even seen growing investor interest in the fintech space, with the likes of Marqeta estimated to be valued at $4.3 billion after filing its IPO. However, with this rapid transformation arose an entirely new and dangerous risk: tunnel vision.
Untangling Disbursements for Modern Fintechs and Enterprises
The payments world has gone digital, and while many organizations are still playing catch up, the need for modernization has reached critical mass.
Fintechs: Are you Caught in the Invisible Spiderweb?
Client management, operations, technology, treasury - is it possible that all the moving parts that make up your successful organization are being held back? And, even worse, that it’s going unnoticed and unquestioned?
Revisiting pandemic predictions: where are we now?
As pandemic lockdowns became a new reality back in March 2020, our blog post urged that businesses should be prepared for a post-COVID 19 recovery. As we revisit those predictions, it’s evident that world markets have not reached the moment of universal recovery. In fact, concerns regarding the Delta variant are showing us that we might not see a definitive end to the global crisis for a while.
Qolo Accelerator: fast-track and maintain control over your payments program
Today, we’re sitting down with Qolo’s Darren Beyer, Founder & Chief Product and Strategy Officer, to get the inside scoop on the launch of Qolo Accelerator, a unique fast-track solution that allows businesses to get to market quickly while future-proofing their growth and giving them an autonomy option down the line.