The only podcast dedicated to all things open banking.


As the only podcast dedicated to open banking, our podcast strives to be one of the key voices in the global open banking community. The goal of the show is to educate people on how the world of finance is being shaken up by open banking, ultimately giving them more ways to save their money, move money around and improve their financial well-being. To those building open banking, we bring the unique perspectives of technology innovators, financial leaders and key influencers, as we aim to accelerate its continued evolution.

Episode Library

Episode 3: Following the Market

What should come first; customer-centric technologies or regulations? In episode two of Mr. Open Banking, Eyal is joined by Don Cardinal, the Managing Director of the Financial Data Exchange (FDX). Based out of the United States, Don discusses his perspective on the evolution of open banking, led from a customer-centric perspective and the importance of building collective standards when implementing new financial technologies.

Guest: Don Cardinal, Managing Director of FDX
Air Date: June 9th, 2020

Episode 2: Going Global

On this episode of Mr. Open Banking, Eyal is joined by Gavin Littlejohn, Chairman of FData Global, to discuss the importance of data rights, creating standards, and the global landscape of today’s open banking movement. Our goal here is to get to the bottom of regulatory-driven standards, and if it is laying the proper groundwork for the future of the open banking movement.

Guest: Gavin Littlejohn, Chairman of FDATA Global
Air Date: June 9th, 2020

Episode 1: What is Open Banking?

What is open banking and how does it work? In our first episode of Mr. Open Banking, Eyal Sivan sits down with Chris Michael, the Founder of Ozone API and the development leader of the Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE), to discuss the technology behind open banking and why it’s so crucial to our financial landscape. If you’re not a techie, don’t worry, we do our best to explain everything in a simple, easy to understand way.

Guest: Chris Michael, Founder of Ozone API, Head of the OBIE
Air Date: June 9th, 2020

Season One is on the way. In the meantime, check out the trailer.


Production on the first season of the Mr. Open Banking podcast has officially begun, with six episodes being planned for release by the end of spring. This season will bring together an amazing lineup of guests, who together represent the technology innovators, financial leaders and key influencers who are driving and shaping the emergence of open banking.

Throughout the show, our goal is to use simple, intuitive and authentic language to help explain open banking and its underlying design and integration concepts in a clear and accessible way.

To get an idea of what to expect, check out the pre-launch trailer, where our host, Eyal Sivan, attempts to define open banking and tells the story of why he decided to become Mr. Open Banking and start this podcast at all.