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.
Digital Lender Evolution from Autonomous – We start off the post-holiday week with new research out from Autonomous on the digital lending evolution including global loan volumes.
Alternative finance industry report – business booming from Payments Cards & Mobile – The 5th annual report from The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) on the UK alternative finance market is out. Good run down of the highlights from Payments Cards & Mobile.
Millennial credit habits: a major shift from Vantage Score – Millennials have thin files in part because of their desire to pay down student debt and not take on more credit, and that is hurting them in the marketplace for credit.
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.