Top Fintech News Stories for October 7, 2020

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

  • Banks, financial services firms boost usage of open banking to expand digital offerings – FinLedger
  • Out now! AltFi’s Alternative Lending State of the Market Report 2020 – AltFi
  • Why I’m fed up with blockchain – The Finanser
  • E-commerce boom fuels Citizens Bank’s point-of-sale lending activity – Banking Dive
  • B2B fintech Tipalti Secures $150 Million Through Series E; Brings Valuation to More Than $2 Billion – Crowdfund Insider
  • Klarna Announces Five-Year Partnership With Macy’s – Crowdfund Insider
  • OCC Determined to Redefine Banking Charters – The Financial Brand
  • 5 ransomware trends that should alarm banks – American Banker
  • How lenders aim to profit from climate change – American Banker
  • Pret A Manger’s coffee subscription provider just raised $55m – AltFi
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