Top Fintech News Stories for October 1, 2020

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Cloud-Based Digital Banking Solutions Provider Alkami Secures $140 Million Through Latest Investment Round Led By D1 Capital PaCartners – Crowdfund Insider
  • Move Over Credit Score, New Tool Helps Users And Lenders Evaluate Credit Potential – Forbes
  • Lendit Fintech USA 2020 Day 1 – Creativity, Connectivity and Community – Crowdfund Insider
  • What’s next for Goldman Sachs’s Marcus – American Banker
  • Australia to Spend $575M on Tech Including Blockchain to Boost Pandemic Recovery – CoinDesk
  • Mission-Driven Fintech Kontist Shakes Up The Future Of Work For Self-Employed – Forbes
  • Investors give Baltimore’s Facet Wealth$25 million to sell businesses on financial planning as a benefit – TechCrunch
  • Barclays, Citi and other big banks invest in behavior biometrics firm – American Banker
  • OCC’s Brooks defends special-purpose charters amid growing ‘unbundling’ – Banking Dive
  • Fintech Veteran Ron Suber Joins Yieldstreet’s Board of Directors – Crowdfund Insider


Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech.

LendIt Fintech conducts three conferences a year for the leading fintech markets of the USA, Europe, and Latin America. LendIt also provides cutting-edge content all year long via audio, video, and written channels.

Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series.

Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.

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