Top Fintech News Stories for Oct. 13, 2021

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

  • Coinbase is launching its own NFT platform to take on OpenSea – TechCrunch
  • PitchIt Podcast #23: Tolga Tezel of Canopy Connect – LendIt Fintech News
  • Upcoming Webinar: Account to Account Transfers: What Consumers Want and How To Make It Happen – LendIt Fintech News
  • Fintech Is A Colossal Disappointment. DeFi Fixes It. – Forbes
  • Bank Dora: The First Neo-Credit Union in the U.S. – The Financial Brand
  • Visa, Mastercard and Ripple plant flags in the NFT market – American Banker
  • Tinkoff Bank Named Systemically Important Russian Lender, Founder Pays $500M+ Fine in US – CrowdFund Insider
  • Gig Wage looks to help 1099s – finLedger
  • Is modernizing National Bank Act the answer to fintech charter woes? – American Banker
  • Jack Henry integrates with Finicity, Akoya and Plaid – Finextra

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