Top Fintech News Stories for April 6, 2021

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

  • Digital Transformation In Banking: Banks Have A Long, Long Way To Go – Forbes
  • SoFi to offer auto loan refinancing through MotoRefi partnership – Banking Dive
  • Blockchain and taking the politics out of tech – TechCrunch
  • How Fintechs Fight, Rent and Buy Their Way Into Banking – The Financial Brand
  • BNPL Fintech Affirm Reveals that Almost 60% of Survey Respondents are Interested in Using Pay Over Time Services – CrowdFund Insider
  • When incorporating alternative credit data, put fairness before speed – American Banker
  • David Blumberg discusses investment strategy and how fintech will fare post-pandemic – finLedger
  • Sightline Payments Receves $100 Million Investment Led by Cannae Holdings – CrowdFund Insider
  • CFPB tries to Stave off Covid-19 Foreclosure Surge – American Banker
  • PeerStreet Opens Applications for Evolving Neighborhood Uplift Fund – CrowdFund Insider

  • 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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