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.
Charter or not, fintechs are already ‘banking’ from American Banker – I like Todd Baker’s take on the paradox of #fintech banking regulation. Nobody can be a fintech bank…but wait…anybody can be a fintech bank. That is the regulatory world we live in. It should change.
Fintech: The Fourth Platform – Part Two from Forbes – In part two of his must read series Bain’s Matt Harris gives his perspective on where the puck is going in #fintech: embedded financial services. This is going to be a huge industry possibly even bigger than all of software.
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.