Top Fintech News Stories for February 16, 2021

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

  • Goldman Sachs to Offer Its Investing Know-How to the Masses – The Wall Street Journal
  • Deep Dive into the MoneyLion and OppFi SPACs – LendIt Fintech News
  • PayPal Wants To Become The World’s Next ‘Super App’ – The Financial Brand
  • The Neobank That’s Growing Like Crazy (and Earning Record Profits) – The Financial Brand
  • Buy Now, Regret It Later? The Hype Of BNPL And Its Impact On Consumers, Banks, And Merchants – Forbes
  • Reddit, Robinhood, Citadel CEOs to Testify at GameStop Hearing – CoinDesk
  • American Dream: The European fintechs (hoping to) conquer the US – AltFi
  • Is the Crypto revolution finally underway? – The Finanser
  • Max Levchin Discusses Affirm’s Latest Earnings, Cryptocurrency, & More With CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” (Video) – 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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