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.
Business-Loan Drought Ends for Banks from The Wall Street Journal – According to data from the Federal Reserve business borrowing is up 5.5% year over year reflecting increased confidence in the economy.
‘Get Shit Done’: the Revolut way from AltFi – Great piece by Ryan Weeks on the culture at Revolut, one of the UK’s leading fintech companies that has global ambitions.
The Past, Present and Future of the ILC Bank from deBanked – Banks with an Industrial Loan Charter (aka ILC Banks) are controversial with some saying no new licenses should be approved. Here is the lowdown from deBanked.
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.