This week was all about funding rounds and IPOs. Four of our top 10 articles are for funding rounds (could have easily added more here) and we have Marqeta’s upcoming IPO, SoFi will start trading soon and Robinhood will be giving its investors access to IPOs. Here are what I consider to be the top 10 most important fintech news stories of the past week.
Marqeta S1 Deep Dive from Fintech Today – Much was written this week about the coming Marqeta IPO but this in-depth piece in Fintech Today was my favorite read on the topic.
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.