Top Fintech News Stories for March 23, 2021

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

  • Why U.K.’s Revolut wants a U.S. charter – American Banker
  • How China’s FinTech is changing everything – The Finanser
  • Stripe faces building pressure for a go-public strategy – Banking Dive
  • The former co-head of one of Goldman Sachs’ most elite investing groups is making his own bets on banks and fintechs. He’s poaching ex-colleagues and angering his old bosses. – Business Insider
  • Skyrocketing Student Loans Threaten to Suffocate Lending’s Future – The Financial Brand
  • The Future Of Payments: Three Forces Challenging The Status Quo – Forbes
  • Why Banking the Gig Economy Is So Hard (And Fintechs Are Winning) – The Financial Brand
  • Neobanks utilize balance sheets to expedite stimulus payments – FinLedger
  • Zopa raises £20 million after exceeding bank performance targets – Finextra
  • Calling All Traditional Banks: Read this Twitter Thread Now to Learn How to Survive – Crowdfund Insider
  • Peter Renton

    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.