‘Friction’, NeoBanks, and the Internet of Money

The rapid expansion of investor interest in recent years in cryptocurrencies and blockchain infrastructure has led some industry observers to coin the term ‘Internet of Money’, as these technologies mature and gain widespread acceptance in financial markets. The term symbolizes the convergence of various fintech protocols and products, which are now combining to eliminate the friction that is associated with so much of the traditional banking and financial services sector. 

Esports, Startups, Secrets for Success (Podcast Part II)

In this podcast, Karim Nurani welcomes back Arnold Hur the Chief Operations Officer and Co-President of Gen.G, the highly successful professional esports team and event company. In part 2 of this conversation, Arnold talks about uneven access to esports platforms, global 5G networks and their effect on mobile gaming, and cultural barriers, diversity, and gender equality in gaming.

Private Investing Survey: Partnering with Millenial and GenZ Students to Learn

In early 2021, Linqto private investing commissioned an opinion survey project with a public university to better understand the scope and level of interest in private equity investing among various segments of an expanded customer base. Several demographics of interest included young professionals or GenZ-ers, as well as older individuals who may be involved with informal financial interest clubs, local business organizations, or other community associations.