Top Fintech Stories for January 11, 2021

Here are the top news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Is Challenger Bank Chime the Future of Retail Banking? – The Financial Brand
  • Think How Well Bitcoin Would Be Doing if You Could Actually Buy It – Coindesk
  • Podcast 280: Thea Mason of PenFed Credit Union – LendIt Fintech News
  • Banks embrace automation, white-label options ahead of PPP relaunch – Banking Dive
  • Women in Fintech: A conversation with Quona Capital’s Monica Engel – FinLedger
  • The Smart Way to Talk About DeFi’s $22B – Coindesk
  • Revolut submits application for UK banking licence – AltFi
  • Why Do Criminals Use Cash And Not Bitcoin? – Forbes
  • Mobile Financial Services Provider Wave Money Facilitated $8.7 Billion in Transfers in 2020, following COVID-19 Outbreak – Crowdfund Insider
  • Goldman Sachs eyes growth in cash management technology – Financial Times
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    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.