Former NEC Director Cohn Talks About Starting a Digital Bank

While speaking to CNBC former director of the White House Economic Council Gary Cohn says he is exploring options to start a digital bank; he tells CNBC “It would be an interesting concept playing on the knowledge I know from the banking world, in running a regulated bank, but in a digitized world.”; he also talked about bitcoin, blockchain technology, working with startups and other possible ideas for his next career move. Source.

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    Todd is the host of PitchIt: the fintech startups podcast, a weekly interview show featuring emerging fintech founders and leading venture capitalists. He is responsible for leading the content team which covers fintech through daily & weekly email newsletters, editorial, virtual events, and in-person conferences. He has been covering fintech, banking, and venture capital for more than 15 years, including speaking regularly at industry events.