Crowdfund Insider explores the potential impact on fintech as Maxine Waters takes the helm of the House Financial Services Committee; they looked at her past comments on fintech and the mixed messages she has sent; while she had concerns with the Industrial Loan Charter (ILC) when SoFi applied for one back in 2017, she has mentioned that she wants to help businesses get more access to funding by supporting the “Fix Crowdfunding Act”. Source.
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.