Weekly Briefing No. 58 | Sympathy for the Devil

Weekly Briefing No. 58 | Sympathy for the Devil

The weather is getting colder, but temperatures are running hot throughout the fintech complex. Here’s the heat for this week: Beyond millennials: the next big fintech frontier, Betterment’s Jon Stein boldly makes his case, Bloomberg goes dark, Zenefits’ CEO resigns; Orchard, Sandler O’Neill and Lemonade cut deals and Company of note: Loyyal.

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Weekly Briefing #07: Is it Christmas time or April Fool's Day?

Weekly Briefing #07: Is it Christmas time or April Fool's Day?

A Christmas-time pitch from Point Digital Finance left us wondering what time of year it is. For potential borrowers with significant equity in their homes but a credit score below 620, the company is offering an alternative to home equity loans...

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Weekly Briefing #06: Banking CEO dons fintech hat.

Weekly Briefing #06: Banking CEO dons fintech hat.

Banking CEO dons fintech hat. It’s one thing when Blythe Masters leaves JPMorgan Chase or Hans Morris decamps from Visa to forge a new path in fintech. But it’s even more interesting when the captain of a financial ship abandons the helm and takes a job below deck...

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