Peer to Peer Lending Feature on Fox News

Earlier this week there was a short story on p2p lending on Fox News. It was focused on how small businesses are using Prosper and Lending Club to obtain loans and there was also some general discussion about the industry.

An article like this normally would just get mentioned in my Saturday news roundup but since they interviewed me for this story I wanted to share it here. My ten minute interview got cut down to an eight second sound bite – the money quote is at 1:38 in the video below. If you can’t see the video click here.

  • 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.