Top Fintech News Stories for October 19, 2020:

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

  • Varo Bank launches small-dollar loan product – Banking Dive
  • Visa makes ‘strategic’ investment in Revolut and Starling Bank payments processor GPS – AltFi
  • Keeping Up With Kabbage – deBanked
  • Regions using AI to make most of customer feedback – American Banker
  • How DeFi Can Avoid the Irrelevance of P2P Lending and Crowdfunding – CoinDesk
  • Coronavirus Tanked the Economy. Then Credit Scores Went Up. – The Wall Street Journal
  • Plaid ‘surprised’ by TD Bank trademark suit, denies allegations – American Banker
  • E-Commerce Activity in Latin America has Increased Dramatically as Region Continues its Digital Transformation: Report – Crowdfund Insider
  • Yolt CEO: We need to build trust, then we can look at making money – AltFi
  • China: WeiyangX Fintech Review – Crowdfund Insider

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