Top Fintech News Stories for October 2, 2020

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

  • Lendit Fintech USA 2020 Day 2/3 – Conversations, COVID and the Show Continues – Crowdfund Insider
  • Twitter veteran launches credit score that digs deep into cash flow – American Banker
  • CFPB report says disclosure rule has cost lenders – American Banker
  • Plaid CEO: Fintech is the ‘new normal’ – FinLedger
  • PensionBee and Plaid team up to call for ‘open pensions – AltFi
  • U.S. Fintech Payrix Secures $50 Million Through Series A Investment Round Led By Blue Star Innovation Partners & Providence Strategic Growth – Crowdfund Insider
  • GreenSky CEO: Super regional banks are in the ‘driver’s seat’ – FinLedger
  • Over $3.5 Billion Deposited in DeFi Protocol Aave, $1 Billion Borrowed via Platform as of September 2020 – Crowdfund Insider
  • Fintechs Should Sell Financial Health, Not Financial Services – Forbes
  • With stimulus in legislative limbo, market may see boost in small-dollar loans – Banking Dive

  • 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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