Top Fintech News Stories for April 5, 2021

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

  • Plaid Reportedly Near $13 Billion Valuation With New Funding –
  • Podcast 292: Ken Rees of Covered Care – LendAcademy
  • 3 digital banking trends to look out for this year, according to the head of digital at Chase – Business Insider
  • Fintech Lenders Will Come Roaring Back As Economy Re-Opens – The Financial Brand
  • Consumers Are Less Happy with Digital-Only Banks (Here’s Why) – The Financial Brand
  • The partnership manager – A new key role in every bank and Fintech – Finextra
  • BOJ Starts Central Bank Digital Currency Experiments – Coindesk
  • FDIC Approves Application for Climate First Bank – American Banker
  • Are women the reason for the crypto ascension? – Finextra

  • 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.

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