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Finally, a Bank Built for Fintech Startups (But It’s in Germany…)

Finally, a Bank Built for Fintech Startups (But It’s in Germany…)

by March 16, 2016 at 1:24 pm 2 comments

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that fintech startups need banks and the services — not to mention the regulatory protections — they offer. Berlin-based “fintech company builder” FinLeap has taken this to its logical conclusion by building a licensed bank for its startups to leverage. The result, called solarisBank, markets itself as aRead More

Blame Regulators for Loan to San Bernardino Shooter, Not Prosper or Citi

Blame Regulators for Loan to San Bernardino Shooter, Not Prosper or Citi

by December 14, 2015 at 10:50 am 0 comments

The tumult surrounding the $28,500 loan through Prosper to Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the shooters that killed 14 people, can only be called misguided. There’s also a streak of disingenuousness coming out of bank regulators that deserves to be called out. What is clear is that Farook, the husband inRead More

Capital Access Network’s Online Lending Platform CapTap Coming to Tablet Soon

Capital Access Network’s Online Lending Platform CapTap Coming to Tablet Soon

by March 27, 2013 at 11:16 am 3 comments

Capital Access Network is launching a tablet version of its CapTap online lending platform for small businesses in the next few weeks, Bank Innovation has learned. That’s right, not just mobile, but specifically tablet. It has long been wondered whether mobile is an effective platform for originating loans, and GlennRead More