Top Fintech News Stories for October 5, 2020

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

  • Jackie Reses is Leaving Square Capital – deBanked
  • Better.com’s Vishal Garg talks the future of banking, tech stacks and a customer-friendly IPO – FinLedger
  • Europe’s Nexi Agrees to Acquire SIA for Almost $5.4 Billion in Stock – The Wall Street Journal
  • ‘Enigmatic’ CFPB chief could drop more surprises in a second Trump term – American Banker
  • Codat becomes Microsoft partner to give banks easier access to SME financial data – Fintech Finance
  • Small banks urged to hone skills acquired during pandemic – American Banker
  • Crowdcube and Seedrs agree to merge, creating a significant private equity marketplace – TechCrunch
  • Bounce Back Loans saved SMEs, but more still needs to be done, say CEOs of alternative lenders – AltFi
  • ?Varo turns focus to new products after national charter milestone – Banking Dive
  • USAA sues PNC over mobile check deposit technology – American Banker

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