Top Fintech News Stories for February 10, 2021

Here are the top news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Fidelity Holds Secret Weapon to Take On Robinhood and Vanguard – The Wall Street Journal
  • Billionaire Mark Cuban says retail investors want revenge and Bitcoin won’t be a currency in a new interview. Here are the 14 best quotes. – Business Insider
  • Credit-Card Companies Should Open Their Wallets – The Wall Street Journal
  • Is Klarna now worth $30bn? Rumours of a $500m fundraise circulate – AltFi
  • New York regulator offers incentives for climate-friendly loans – American Banker
  • Multilingual Neobank Fair Raises $20 Million To Address Racial Wealth Gap – PYMNTS
  • UK Fintech Curve Appoints Former CreditEase Managing Partner Anju Patwardhan As Non-Executive Director to the Board – Crowdfund Insider
  • Why banks are rewarding customers for exercising – American Banker
  • Meet the entrepreneurs bringing bitcoin to institutions – TechCrunch
  • Short-Term Lending Shows Promise As Lifeline For Paycheck-To-Paycheck Consumer – PYMNTS

  • 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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