Top Fintech News Stories for November 6, 2020

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

  • With Ant’s IPO on hold, China calls for fintech regulation – CNBC
  • Inside fintech startup Upstart’s IPO filing – TechCrunch
  • Bankers talk around lending prospects, talk up need for stimulus – American Banker
  • Green Dot readies GO2bank to take on new generation of challengers – American Banker
  • HSBC launches fee-free TransferWise rival for its US customers – AltFi
  • Why a Biden win could be good for fintech – Banking Dive
  • Mega-rounds drove fintech funding in Q3 – FinLedger
  • CFPB grants safe harbor to Bank of America for small-dollar loans – American Banker
  • Justice Department Files Antitrust Lawsuit Challenging Visa’s Planned Acquisition of Plaid – The Wall Street Journal
  • Square Reports Over $1B in Quarterly Bitcoin Revenue for First Time: Q3 Earnings – CoinDesk

  • 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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