During the week I share the latest marketplace financing and fintech news on Twitter as it takes place. Then every Saturday I take the most fascinating news products and post from the past week and share them here.
Continued Yield Curve Flattening, RELEASED 2018-1 Deep Dive from PeerIQ– Today PeerIQ takes a look at the top stories from the previous week and does a deep dive into the inaugural securitization from Flexibility Financial.
KeyBank Gets SMB Loaning Tool Bolstr, Plans to Originate $2.5 Billion in Loans in 5 Years from Bank Development– Another bank is getting major about fintech. KeyBank has actually acquired small company lending platform Bolstr to assist them automate and mobile-enable their loaning operation.
‘Done is better than ideal’: How Chase built a digital banking brand name in-house from Tearsheet– Intriguing piece on the brand-new mobile-only offering from Chase called Finn by Chase and how they were able to construct it in house in simply 16 weeks.
Younited Credit Tops EUR100 Million in Lending in Italy, Partners with Online Insurance Company ConTe from Crowdfund Expert– French market financing platform Younited is growing well in Italy, having actually currently reached EUR100 Million in just two years there.
Shared equity supplier Unison Own a home Investors raises $40 million from HousingWire– Congrats to the Unison group on their $40M Series B.
This Business Helps Bitcoin Millionaires Unleash Their Fortunes from The Wall Street Journal– Excellent writeup on SALT Lending on their asset-backed cryptocurrency loaning operation.
Fintechs’vulnerability apparent in Capital One data-access flap from American Banker– A software update at Capital One caused clients of Plaid, among the leading fintech API providers, being cut off.From the Lend Academy Online Forum The Lend Academy forum is where financiers go to talk about p2p lending. Below are some topics that were being discussed this week. Balance Drop Without Activity– Investors go over the timing of when recoveries and related activity/charges in addition to costs are reported on LendingClub accounts. Are Loaning Club’s Statistics Pages Broken?– An excellent tip that LendingClub updates their stats page every quarter. LendingClub is missing out on a few my notes– In certain scenarios LendingClub may get rid of loans from financier accounts. In this case it was due to fraudulent loans being gotten.