Top Fintech News Stories for March 9, 2021

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

  • Banking Brands Don’t Understand What Google Wants – The Financial Brand
  • Walmart’s Fintech Ambition: A Super App, Not The ‘Bank Of Walmart’ – Forbes
  • Synctera stacks C-Suite to help connect community banks and fintechs – FinLedger
  • From Neobanks to Embedded Finance: defining a new future for banking – Finextra
  • Key trends in financial services: the pre- and post- pandemic view (free research) – The Finanser
  • Chinese Fintech Giant JD Technology Is Reconsidering Potential $3B IPO due to Nationwide Regulatory Crackdown – Crowdfund Insider
  • Fed Policy Is Smothering Private Lending – The Wall Street Journal
  • There are good reasons for business leaders to invest in bitcoin – The Financial Times
  • Mastercard Grows Network Of Tech Partners To Provide Digital Solutions – PYMNTS

  • 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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