Top Fintech News Stories for April 21, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Two Major Trends in Fintech Lending – LendAcademy
  • Clearbanc rebrands its way into a unicorn – TechCrunch
  • MANTL raises a $40M Series B led by CapitalG, Alphabet’s independent growth fund – finLedger
  • California based Fintech Wealthfront Launches “Final Set of Features” for First Version of “Self-Driving Money” – CrowdFund Insider
  • From pink to green: Klarna unveils carbon footprint tracking for customers – Altfi
  • Brex Now Offers Instant Payouts for Firms Using Stripe, PayPal and Square – CrowdFund Insider
  • Venmo primes a younger crowd for crypto payments – American Banker
  • Apple Just Reinvented Kids’ Allowances With Apple Card Family – Forbes
  • Florida de novo to open in June – American Banker

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