Top Fintech News Stories for June 23, 2021

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

  • Pioneering Data Analytics Firm PeerIQ Acquired by Cross River – LendAcademy
  • Central banks step up fight against cryptocurrencies – The Financial Times
  • PitchIt Podcast #9: Justin Wickett of Informed.IQ – LendAcademy
  • The Top 11 Fintech Disruptors of 2021 – The Financial Brand
  • Visa and PayPal back $300m Blockchain Capital fund – Finextra
  • Migrant digital banking provider MAJORITY raises $19M seed round – finLedger
  • P2P payments surged during pandemic. So did the complaints about them. – American Banker
  • Inside Moov’s two-sided approach to partnerships – finLedger
  • Viva Republica, developer of Korean financial super app Toss, raises $410M at a $7.4B valuation – TechCrunch

  • 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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