Top Fintech News Stories for October 30, 2020

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

  • Alliance Data Inks $450M Deal For FinTech Bread – PYMNTS
  • Shopify Capital Originated $252M in MCAs and Business Loans in Q3 – deBanked
  • Wise raises another $12 million to double down on embedded business banking – TechCrunch
  • Jiko secures $40 million Series A to build mobile bank from the bottom up – FinLedger
  • BlueVine expands into business checking – American Banker
  • Promontory Interfinancial rebrands as IntraFi, looks to diversify –
  • N26 survey reveals nearly 40% of Americans are happy with their financial health despite feeling anxious ahead of the holidays – Fintech Finance
  • Dearth of Credit Starves Detroit’s Housing Market – The Wall Street Journal
  • Two consumer groups sue CFPB over payday rule – American Banker
  • Bank of Canada Governor Says Digital Dollar Project Moving Past Trial Stage – CoinDesk

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