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Mega Social Media Data for Financial Services Has Arrived

Mega Social Media Data for Financial Services Has Arrived

by May 7, 2015 at 11:24 am 2 comments

It wasn’t too long ago that the suggestion that social media data could feed financial services underwriting and products was, well, dubious. Yes, we paid it lip service — isn’t it cool that OnDeck and Lenddo are using social media to make loans? The lip service ends today. Like a slow-moving glacier thatRead More

WhatsApp Deal Proves Banks Need to Embrace Social Mobile, and Fast

WhatsApp Deal Proves Banks Need to Embrace Social Mobile, and Fast

by February 20, 2014 at 11:42 am 1 comment

WhatsApp has 450 million active mobile users. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has 15.6 million, most among any bank in the US. WhatsApp has 32 engineers. JPM employs 260,000. That’s the deficiency of banks in a nutshell. If you don’t “get” why Facebook has agreed to pay around $19 billion for WhatsApp,Read More

The Klout to Get a Loan

The Klout to Get a Loan

by July 25, 2013 at 9:39 am 0 comments

Lenddo Lenddo is like Klout for your credit score. Using the number and quality of your social connections to help determine your creditworthiness, Lenddo is looking to bring fair lending to those who might be denied credit from traditional sources. Based in the Philippines, Lenddo has a strong following amongRead More