Top Fintech News Stories for October 23, 2020

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

  • Visa’s Tap to Phone service wants to transform payment processing for small businesses – TechRadar
  • Online Lender OppLoans Teams Up with Experian, Steady, & BillShark For Social Impact Efforts – Crowdfund Insider
  • StreetShares Secures $10 Million Through Latest Funding Round – Crowdfund Insider
  • Freelancer banking startup Lili raises $15M – TechCrunch
  • A debit account that rewards users for shopping at Black businesses – American Banker
  • CFPB developing proposal on who can access customer data – American Banker
  • Plaid Fintech Report: It Saves Consumers Money, Helps Underserved Markets – Crowdfund Insider
  • What Wells Fargo’s exit from student lending means for competitors – American Banker
  • Chinese Fintech Company Lufax Seeks Up to $2.4 Billion in U.S. IPO – The Wall Street Journal
  • What is Jack Ma’s Ant Group really worth as it markets the world’s largest ever IPO?  – South China Morning Post

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