Top Fintech News Stories for December 7, 2020

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

  • Stripe: the Amazon of finance? – The Finanser
  • Democrat Members of House Committee on Financial Services Send Requests to President-Elect Biden Including Madden v. Midland Change, Rescind CFPB Sandbox, Stop Banks from Holding Crypto – Crowdfund Insider
  • Why Square’s Expanding Ecosystem Threatens Banking’s Future – The Financial Brand
  • Visa-Plaid deal highlights need for more scrutiny of M&A – American Banker
  • Top 5 Banking And Fintech Trends For 2021 – Forbes
  • Revolut lets businesses accept online payments – TechCrunch
  • Citigroup Helping World Governments Build Digital Currencies, CEO Says – Coindesk
  • Jack Ma’s Ant Group Ramped Up Loans, Exposing Achilles’ Heel of China’s Banking System – The Wall Street Journal
  • Moov raises $27 million in a16z-led Series A as embedded finance space heats up – FinLedger
  • Open finance: Time to run with it – AltFi

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