Funding Circle’s co-founder Sam Hodges spoke to Bank Innovation about the company’s recent funding, the LeapPay acquisition, and Lending Club’s upcoming IPO.
Is the intensity of banking innovation really heating up?
Lending Club has filed a $500 million IPO, according to S-1 filings sent to the SEC. Interestingly, Lending Club’s S-1 filing lacks key information that might give insight into the still-private company.
The ABA’s Frank Keating argues that banks deserve “balanced, nuanced” regulatory compliance that does not upend their economic prospects, particularly for smaller community banks. But that argument rings hollow.
Ribbit Capital filed an amendment to increase the target amount for its new fund to $125 million.
While there seems to be a new fintech startup every day, some of the industry’s expert have been studying and analyzing the market for years now. Which means their opinions matter. Here are eight ideas for fintech startups that leverage that knowledge.
John Oliver has taken on some controversial topics on his new HBO show, Last Week Tonight. This time, he and Sarah Silverman take on payday loans. Payday loans have been a hotly debated topic, with many saying that payday lenders are just loan sharks that take advantage of those looking forRead More
American Express released a major update to its Bluebird and Serve iOS apps yesterday to make them easier to use and perform better.
The tech startup industry has a number of hot industries — the Internet of Things marketplace is wide open, biotechnology still remains underrepresented, etc. Critics, like Annie Lowrey, are saying that the number of startups is actually shrinking.
Fintech is overflowing with startups, all of them more innovative than the last. We picked our top 8 “under the radar” companies.
How is fintech different between the U.S. and Europe? We asked some experts.