Top Fintech News Stories for July 7, 2021

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

  • BMO Harris turns to fintech to create a smarter HSA – American Banker
  • How Neobanks Are Catering to the Youngest Generation of Consumers – The Financial Brand
  • Brex’s new campaign shows a company that wants to go deeper into SMB finances – Tearsheet
  • Pine Labs Raises More Money: $600 Million Funding Round – CrowdFund Insider
  • Walmart Poaches Amex Exec To Head Walmart+ – PYMNTS.com
  • After selling Bread last year for over $500M, this founder just raised millions for his new fintech startup – TechCrunch
  • Atom Bank surpasses £3bn in mortgage lending and hits £1bn in savings deposits – Altfi
  • Digital Lending Platform Blend Labs To Raise $360M In IPO – PYMNTS.com
  • U.K. Fintech Wise Makes Strong Debut in London Direct Listing – The Wall Street Journal
  • LoanPro Secures $100 Million Series A Investment from FTV Capital – Yahoo Finance

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