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.
How credit unions are embracing fintech to stay competitive from Tearsheet – It is not just banks that are partnering with fintech platforms, credit unions are as well.
‘New York doesn’t allow that’: Maria Vullo stares down fintechs, OCC from American Banker – The head New York finance regulator is playing hardball with fintech platforms.
Why I’m backing peer-to-peer lending from RateSetter – The new Non-Executive Chairman at RateSetter is a City legend, also the Chairman of Prudential. This is a big deal.
Squaring All-Time High Credit Scores With Higher Delinquencies from PeerIQ – The PeerIQ newsletter looks at the results from the three big banks and the flaw in FICO scores.
PBOC calls upon fintech firms to help fund system to monitor online transactions from South China Morning Post – Commentary on the PBOC’s research head speaking at Lang Di Fintech on the weekend calling for a new monitoring system.
China’s Internet Sector Grows Up from Institutional Investor – There is a new China and it is leading the world in fintech, leaving the west behind.