Top Fintech News Stories for March 1, 2021

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

  • Goldman Consumer Head Is Leaving to Run Walmart Fintech – The Wall Street Journal
  • Traditional Institutions Gaining Share at Digital Lenders’ Expense – The Financial Brand
  • Podcast 287: Brad Paterson of Splitit – LendIt Fintech News
  • You Can’t Launder Bitcoins! – Forbes
  • Stori raises $32.5m to bring credit cards to Mexico’s middle class – Finextra
  • China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency – The New York Times
  • Fintech Innovation Done Right: Be A Creator – Forbes
  • Fintech Unicorn Divvy, a Payment and Expense Management Platform, Reveals that Virtual Cards are Becoming Widely-Adopted – Crowdfund Insider
  • Why faster payments are critical to the gig economy – Payments Source
  • Fintech Blend Explains how its Digital Lending Platform Supports Data Connectivity so Borrowers can Connect to Asset, Payroll, Tax Accounts – Crowdfund Insider

  • 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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