Top Fintech News Stories for January 20, 2021

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

  • PPP Covid-19 Small-Business Aid Reopens With 60,000 Loans – The Wall Street Journal
  • Chubb and Revolut join forces to provide wider coverage to the fintech’s customers – AltFi
  • Goldman’s consumer bank will take longer to break even, CEO says – American Banker
  • The Rise of Digital-First Banking and Where It Will Lead – The Financial Brand
  • Rakuten mounts third attempt for industrial bank charter – American Banker
  • Pandemic triggers innovation in rewards and loyalty offerings – FinLedger
  • The US Can Make Bitcoin Mining Greener – Coindesk
  • Banks Must Personalise Services Before Others Do – The Finanser
  • 2021: The Year of the Smart Contract – Can the Law Keep Up? – Crowdfund Insider

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