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.
Quarterly Industry Report – Q3 2016 from Orchard – The quarterly report from Orchard shows unsecured consumer lending down for the third quarter in a row.
Lending Robot Files to Form Pooled Investment Fund from Crowdfund Insider – Looks like LendingRobot is starting a private fund.
Making P2P firm globally respected from China Daily – Interesting profile of a leader in China’s fintech community, Tang Ning, founder of CreditEase.
Shakeup at CAN Capital – CEO and 2 other Execs Put on Leave of Absence from deBanked – deBanked reports one of the oldest and largest short term small business lenders is going through a shakeup.
Exclusive: LendingClub CEO says company is doing better than most realize from San Francisco Business Times – Good interview with Scott Sanborn and the status of Lending Club today by Mark Calvey in San Francisco Business Times.
Lendit Organizes Fintech Industry Awards for USA Conference in March from Crowdfund Insider – Nice piece on the new LendIt Industry Awards dinner in Crowdfund Insider.