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.
SoFi Completes Largest Consumer Loan Securitization to Date from Crowdfund Insider – The largest ever marketplace lending consumer loan securitization has been completed by SoFi.
Goldman Sachs’ new online lending business just hit a $2 billion milestone from Business Insider – It’s official. Marcus has crossed $2 billion in total loans originated according to the Goldman CFO.
Fed study finding fault with online lending sparks backlash from American Banker – More on the Cleveland Fed’s so called research paper on online lending.
Exclusive interview: P2P boss Rhydian Lewis on how RateSetter weathered the storm from AltFi – Wide ranging interview with the CEO of Ratesetter on its challenging year.
Goldman Sachs’ Marcus is winning the personal loans arms race from Tearsheet – Goldman says that Marcus will lend $13B over three years. I won’t be betting against them.
2017 Fintech100 from KPMG & H2 Ventures – The Global Fintech100 list is out from KPMG and China take the top slots again.