Top Fintech News Stories for February 9, 2021

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

  • Who Wins the UX Arms Race: Traditional Banks or Neobanks? – The Financial Brand
  • Inside The Billion-Dollar Plan To Kill Credit Cards – Forbes
  • What bankers can do to close the racial wealth gap – American Banker
  • Installment lenders under scrutiny as delinquencies soar – American Banker
  • The GameStop Aftermath: The Rise Of The Anti-Robinhoods – Forbes
  • Finastra signs Climate First Bank – Finextra
  • Nic Carter’s Castle Island Ventures Closes $50M Investment Fund – CoinDesk
  • First Horizon experiments with taking core to the cloud – American Banker
  • How Huntington Bank Has Quietly Become a Digital Powerhouse – The Financial Brand
  • Flowcast’s credit scoring product Tillful enables SMB credit access – FinLedger

  • 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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