Top Fintech News Stories for March 16, 2021

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

  • The Public Markets Are Sizzling Hot—Here’s Why Stripe Is Skipping The Party – Forbes
  • Brian Brooks joins blockchain company Spring Labs – American Banker
  • Strike the right balance in regulating small-dollar lending – American Banker
  • How Fintechs and Social Changes Are Radically Reshaping Banking – The Financial Brand
  • The $3 trillion bounce back – The Finanser
  • Fintech Stripe Scores Blockbuster $95 Billion Valuation – The Wall Street Journal
  • India’s CRED in talks to raise $200 million at $2 billion valuation – TechCrunch
  • Tencent’s Trillion-Dollar Valuation May Have to Wait – The Wall Street Journal
  • Blockchain based Non-Fungible Tokens or NFT Marketplaces Must be More Accessible and User-Friendly to Achieve Mainstream Adoption – 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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