During the week I share the latest marketplace lending and fintech news on Twitter as it happens. Then every Saturday I take the most interesting news items and blog posts from the past week and share them here.
How fintech can save small businesses on the brink by American Banker – As Jo Ann Barefoot points out in her American Banker op-ed innovative companies can help solve many of our pressing financial challenges. AIR’s hackathon this past weekend was to build prototype tools to accelerate and scale up small-business rescue funds.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of Fintech Nexus, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.