Lend Academy Article: Marketplace Lending Predictions for 2017

Lend Academy provides 2017 predictions for the industry and analyzes last year’s predictions in their article; predictions for 2016 that did occur included a new auto lending product at Lending Club, online lending platform launches from banks, an increased focus on retail investors and a new industry trade association; in 2017 predictions include at least a dozen new bank partnerships, positive reception for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s fintech charter, lending platforms offering banking products, increased use of artificial intelligence and significant foreign investment from China in US platforms.  Source