PeerIQ’s Weekly Update Takes a Deep Dive into Cross River Bank’s $28mn Investment

PeerIQ provides insight on Cross River Bank and its $28 million investment from venture capitalists; the deal highlights Cross River Bank’s partnerships with marketplace lenders and provides a leading example for how banks can seek to gain from online lenders while also mitigating true lender risk; Cross River Bank likely to set a precedent for banking investment in MPL loans; success with marketplace lending partnerships has helped it to achieve a return on equity of 26.5% versus 9.8% for FDIC-insured institutions.  Source