Top Fintech News Stories for January 19, 2021

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

  • LendingClub Receives Final Approval for its Acquisition of Radius Bank – LendIt Fintech News
  • This Fintech Startup Wants To Cover Your Overdraft Fees, And It Just Announced $35 Million in Series A Funding – Forbes
  • Webinar: STIR/SHAKEN is Shaking Up the Contact Industry: Everything You Should Know about the FCC’s New Requirements – LendIt Fintech
  • Lendio’s Brock Blake: Even Amid 2020 Turbulence, We Saw an Increase in Annual Revenue – Crowdfund Insider
  • Fintech IPO market promises to be more robust in 2021 – Finledger
  • What the Surge in Fintech Launches Signals for Banking’s Future – The Financial Brand
  • Federal agencies, states compete to be fintech regulator – Roll Call
  • Former Canadian Prime Minister Lists Bitcoin as Possible Future Reserve Currency – Coindesk
  • Singapore’s Grab Mulling US IPO Of Up To $2 Billion – 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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