Top Fintech News Stories for August 27, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • New York cracks down on bank overdraft fees. Will OCC, CFPB follow? – American Banker
  • AID:Tech, Circle Using Blockchain to Deliver Disaster Relief – Crowdfund Insider
  • The ABC’s of CBDCs (Central Bank Digital Currencies) – LendIt Fintech
  • U.S. Bank puts its money on fintech, takes ownership of two VC firms – finLedger
  • 5 ways Washington could shake up the stablecoin sector – American Banker
  • Banks see nearly 40% uptick in overdraft fees year over year: S&P – Banking Dive
  • A deeper look into what makes a successful chatbot with Bank of America’s Erica – Tearsheet
  • Senator Patrick Toomey Asks for Feedback for Legislation on Crypto, Blockchain Tech – Crowdfund Insider
  • Israel’s maturing fintech ecosystem may soon create global disruptors – TechCrunch
  • Why not maybe? – The Finanser
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