During the week I share the latest marketplace lending and fintech 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.
Resolve Shakes Up B2B POS Payments from PYMNTS – We all know Affirm has revolutionized retail point of sale lending and now a spinoff company, Resolve, is looking to do the same to the business to business space.
Can blockchain cut down closing costs? from American Banker – Mike Cagney’s new company, Figure, and their blockchain initiative, Provenance, is looking to take costs of the mortgage process, from application, closing to securitization.
From the Lend Academy Forum
The Lend Academy forum is where investors go to discuss p2p lending. Below are some topics that were being discussed this week.
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. 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.