Top Fintech News Stories for March 18, 2021

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

  • Upstart Posts Strong Results in First Earnings Call and Announces Acquisition – LendIt Fintech News
  • Exclusive: Chime prepares stock market listing as online banking grows – sources – Reuters
  • How Wells Fargo and Current keep digital banking novices engaged – American Banker
  • How U.S. Bank tripled its digital account openings – Banking Dive
  • Sign of fintechs’ evolution: Two new D.C. trade groups – American Banker
  • Coinbase Files Amended S-1 as it Inches Closer to Becoming a Publicly Traded Firm – Crowdfund Insider
  • Economic Uncertainty Makes Financial Literacy a Banking Urgency – The Financial Brand
  • PayPal teams with Flutterwave to tackle African market – Finextra
  • Republic Receives $36 Million Series A Funding Led by Galaxy Interactive – Crowdfund Insider
  • If you think the future is purely digital, are you nuts? – The Finanser
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