Top Fintech News Stories for October 12, 2020

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

  • Former Barclays execs to launch digital bank – Finextra
  • Instant Pay Startup Clair Notches $4.5M To Help Gig Workers –
  • GROUNDFLOOR CEO Brian Dally Comments on LendingClub’s Decision to Stop Allowing Retail Investors to Participate in Marketplace Loans – Crowdfund Insider
  • 6 ways credit unions can attract Gen Z during coronavirus – American Banker
  • Small-Business Loans Will Be Forgiven, but Don’t Ask How – The New York Times
  • SoFi Teams Up With T. Rowe Price Retirement Plan Services For Financial Wellness Offerings – Crowdfund Insider
  • Ripple’s Larsen Says US Risks Losing Stewardship of Global Financial System to China, Disses SEC – CoinDesk
  • Digital Wallets are Being Added at an Exponential Rate with PayPal’s Venmo and Square’s Cash App Onboarding Millions of Consumers: Report – Crowdfund Insider
  • Jamie Dimon doesn’t see a return to normal until middle of next year – American Banker
  • Killer Mike’s majority Black and Latino owned online bank already has ‘tens of thousands’ on the waiting list – Business 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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