Top Fintech News Stories for June 29, 2021

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

  • JPMorgan is buying an ESG investing platform in bank’s third fintech acquisition of the past year – CNBC
  • Zopa is setting its sights on a 2022 IPO – altfi
  • TD Bank introduces no overdraft-fee account, revises overdraft policy – Banking Dive
  • Philippines’ payment app PayMaya owner raises $167 million – finLedger
  • How Western Union is fighting back against fintech startups – TechCrunch
  • Bill pay—even when digital—proves bumpy, survey finds – American Banker
  • Walmart’s Money Card Is Now A Checking Account: Does It Matter? – Forbes
  • Do We Need Challenger Banks? Do We Need Banks? – Forbes
  • Visa tests tech that turns smartphones into point-of-sale terminals – American Banker
  • Bank execs predict branch model will be dead within 5 years – Finextra

  • 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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