Top Fintech News Stories for November 5, 2020


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

  • The impact of the US election on finance and FinTech – The Finanser
  • Online payments startup Fast is in talks to raise funding at a $1 billion valuation just 7 months after it was valued at $180 million – Business Insider
  • Vivid Money raises $17.6 million for its European challenger bank – TechCrunch
  • Exclusive: Amex Ventures closes on investment in 401(k) startup Guideline – FinLedger
  • TIAA Bank aims to reach unbanked with grade-school financial literacy program – Banking Dive
  • Podcast: A Fed digital currency looks inevitable. So do the problems – American Banker
  • Serving the Unbanked and Underbanked Can Build Your Consumer Base – The Financial Brand
  • Beam chief says there’s another side to story of deposit mishandling – American Banker
  • Corporate Central launches venture capital fund – American Banker
  • Deutsche Börse Finalizes $15 Million Round in Clarity AI, a Fintech Leveraging Machine Learning Tech – 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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