During the week I share the latest marketplace lending news on Twitter as it happens. Then every Saturday I take the most interesting news items and blog posts from the past week and share them here.
Re-Banked from deBanked – An excellent review of the many fintech-bank partnerships with commentary from many industry leaders.
An obscure regulatory debate has put the entire U.S. fintech community on edge from Techcrunch – While I wouldn’t say the fintech community is on edge about it the new OCC Charter is a big deal.
Weekly Industry Update: Credit Trend Through Delinquency Rates from PeerIQ – In the latest PeerIQ newsletter they dig into credit card delinquencies.
UK digital lenders can harness growth opportunities with more tech innovation from S&P Global Market Intelligence – In the UK S&P Global has a new report out covering marketplace lending, showing 101% growth over past 5 years.
CFPB’s ‘project catalyst’ failed. Fintech deserves better from American Banker – One of the best articles I have ever read on what’s needed for #fintech regulation by Congressman Patrick McHenry.
CommonBond Launches Direct Student Loans For Undergraduates from FastCompany – CommonBond has expanded beyond refinancing student loans to offering loans to all students at non-profit colleges. [Read more…]