Top Fintech Journalists Roundup [2023 Update]

FinTech Journalists and Publications

Intelligent Relations
By Intelligent Relations Team

You may be one of the 51% of American adults who are now using at least one form of contactless payment, either a mobile wallet or tap-and-go credit card. This is just one of the many developments in financial technology in the last few years. Financial technology and developments in the industry affect the way people live, work, and interact with one another. 

Technology and the financial industry now go hand-in-hand—adding automation and simplifying tasks, giving individuals and businesses easier access to their financial data, and introducing new currencies such as cryptocurrency. 

That being said, it is important that both businesses and consumers are aware of new developments in the industry so they can better manage their finances and optimize the way they spend. We have compiled a list of writers and journalists who are experts in their field and have contributed to the best fintech publications. 

David Z. Morris (@davidzmorris) David Z. Morris is a journalist and blogger who has written about fintech, economics, and technology for outlets like Fortune and Vice and is currently Chief Columnist at CoinDesk. He is an expert on blockchain and cryptocurrency and has written extensively about the potential of these technologies to disrupt traditional financial systems.

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Anna Irrera (@annairrera) Anna Irrera is a financial journalist and reporter  who has written fintech and technology for Reuters and currently is Senior Editor-Crypto at Bloomberg. She has a particular focus on the intersection of finance and technology and has written extensively about the rise of digital currencies and the future of financial services. 

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Simon Johnson (@SJohnsonSport) Simon Johnson is a journalist and blogger who writes about fintech and financial innovation for outlets like MIT Technology Review and Quartz. Now still working in MIT Technology.  He is known for his engaging and thought-provoking writing style and his ability to make complex topics accessible to a broad audience.

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Liz Lumley(@LizLum) Liz Lumley is a journalist and editor who covers fintech and financial innovation for outlets like Finextra and Banking Technology. She is known for her in-depth knowledge of the latest fintech trends and her ability to provide insights into how these trends will impact the financial industry.

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Neil Murray(@Neil_Murray57) Neil Murray is a journalist and blogger who writes about fintech and financial innovation for outlets like TechCrunch and VentureBeat. He is known for his keen insights into the latest fintech trends and his ability to provide a unique perspective on the industry.

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Pymnts.com — (@pymnts) Pymnts.com is a news and analysis site focused on the intersection of payments and commerce. The site features a team of experienced journalists and analysts who provide in-depth coverage of the latest fintech trends and their impact on the financial industry.

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Karen Webster — (@karenmpd) Karen Webster is a journalist and editor who covers fintech and financial innovation for outlets like Pymnts.com and American Banker. She is known for her expertise on the latest fintech trends and her ability to provide insights into how these trends will impact the financial industry.

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Brett King(@BrettKing) Brett King is a fintech and banking expert who is the founder and CEO of Moven, a digital banking platform, DrumWave and The Futurists Network his working. He is also the host of the popular radio show “Breaking Banks” and the author of several books on fintech and financial innovation.

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Chris Skinner(@Chris_Skinner) Chris Skinner is a fintech and banking expert who is the founder and CEO of the Financial Services Club, a networking organization for financial professionals. He is also the author of several books on fintech and financial innovation and is a regular speaker at industry events.

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Jon Matonis(@jonmatonis) Jon Matonis is a fintech and cryptocurrency expert who is the Chief Economist and Director of the Bitcoin Foundation.

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Brian Armstrong — (@brian_armstrong) CEO of Coin base — Brian Armstrong is a well-known figure in the fintech industry, as he is the co-founder and CEO of Coin base , a popular cryptocurrency exchange. He frequently writes about the future of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology on his personal blog, as well as on social media platforms like Twitter.

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Megan Caywood(@MeganCaywood) Chief Platform Officer at Starling Bank — Megan Caywood is a fintech expert and leader in the banking industry. She currently serves as the Chief Platform Officer at Starling Bank, a digital-only bank based in the UK. Caywood writes about the future of banking and the role of fintech in financial services on her personal blog and on LinkedIn.

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Dave Birch(@dbirch214) Director of Innovation at Consult Hyperion — Dave Birch is a renowned expert on digital identity and payments, and he frequently writes about the intersection of fintech and financial inclusion on his personal blog, as well as on social media platforms like Twitter. He is currently the Director of Innovation at Consult Hyperion, a consulting firm that specializes in digital identity and payments.

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David Heinemeier Hansson(@dhh) Co-founder and CTO of Basecamp — David Heinemeier Hansson is the co-founder and CTO of Basecamp, a project management software company. He is also a well-known figure in the fintech industry and frequently writes about the future of financial technology and its impact on the economy on his personal blog and on Twitter.

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Elizabeth McCauley(@E_A_McCauley) Senior Producer in Insider, Inc. -— Elizabeth McCauley is the Head of Fintech at KPMG, a global consulting firm. She is a well-respected figure in the fintech industry and frequently writes about the latest trends and developments in the field on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Elizabeth Rossiello(@e_rossiello) Founder/CEO BitPesa — Elizabeth Rossiello is the CEO of BitPesa, a blockchain-based payments company that operates in Africa. She is a well-known figure in the fintech industry and frequently writes about the intersection of fintech and financial inclusion on her personal blog and on LinkedIn.

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Simon Taylor(@sytaylor) Co-founder and VP of Blockchain at Barclays he left the company present in Sardine — Simon Taylor is the Co-founder and VP of Blockchain at Barclays, one of the largest banks in the world. He is a well-known figure in the fintech industry and frequently writes about the future of banking and financial technology on his personal blog and on LinkedIn.

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Chris Gledhill(@cgledhill) CEO of Secco — Chris Gledhill is the CEO of Secco, a fintech company that specializes in financial wellness. He is a well-known figure in the fintech industry and frequently writes about the intersection of fintech and financial health on his personal blog and on LinkedIn.

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Emma Lindley — (@Emlin32) Founder of Fintech Circle — Emma Lindley is the Founder of Fintech Circle, a global platform of more than 216,000+ Fintech entrepreneurs, investors, finance professionals, academic and government representatives, and solution providers.

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Sarah Kocianski(@SarahKocianski) Sarah is a fintech journalist and analyst, currently working as the Open Finance Community Leader Qorus. She writes about the latest developments in the fintech industry, including new products and services, funding rounds, and trends. Sarah is also a frequent speaker at fintech events and has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. You can follow her on Twitter at @sarahkocianski.

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Robert Hackett (@rhhackett) Robert is a senior writer at Fortune, where he covers fintech and cybersecurity. He is known for his in-depth reporting on the intersection of technology and finance and has written about a wide range of topics, including digital currencies, payments, and financial inclusion. You can follow him on Twitter at @rhhackett.

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Yuliya Chernova(@ychernova) Yuliya is a journalist at The Wall Street Journal, where she covers fintech and venture capital. She has a background in computer science and writes about the latest trends and developments in the tech industry. You can follow her on Twitter at @ychernova.

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A Summary of Our List of FinTech Journalists

As developments in financial technology continue to emerge, it is important for businesses to stay abreast of the impact the changing financial climate may have on their day-to-day. And that includes the way consumers pay for things.

Our list of FinTech journalists covers a wide range of fintech topics, from digital currency and cloud computing to venture capital, crowdfunding, and mobile lending applications. 

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