Top Fintech News Stories for February 25, 2021

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

  • Klarna Seeks Additional $1 Billion In Funding At $31 Billion Valuation – PYMNTS
  • Federal Reserve Financial-Services Systems Disrupted for Hour – The Wall Street Journal
  • LendIt Fintech’s Lending Innovation Summit Europe is Next Week – LendIt Fintech News
  • More than half of Square’s revenue now comes from bitcoin trading – American Banker
  • JPMorgan finds balance between aiming for the stars, down-to-earth giving – Banking Dive
  • Concerns about COVID-19 credit crisis aren’t going away anytime soon – FinLedger
  • AfterPay scores BNPL collaboration deal with Stripe – Finextra
  • Fintechs can help banks meet CRA obligations – American Banker
  • US Central Bank Explains ‘Preconditions’ for a Digital Dollar – CoinDesk

  • 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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