Marlette Funding has announced plans to cut one-fifth of its workforce as the company scraps plans for expansion to new verticals and remains focused on its online unsecured personal loans; the company has reported significant lending growth with over $3 billion in loans originated through its Best Egg brand in the first three years in business; the more conservative strategy follows some signs of increasing defaults, plans for new regulations and slowed capital investments. Source
Zoom fatigue? What you’re tired of isn’t content overload; it’s crap content, full stop.
At LendIt Fintech, we ask the most pressing questions of the day, challenge our industry with those questions, invite the most compelling voices to answer those questions, engage the world’s changemakers in collaboration and enable creative collisions between the leaders of innovation in financial services.
There is no more important time to join as an industry to respond to our crises at hand. Fintech has been front and center as the financial services industry has responded quickly to these changes. But the changes have only just begun and we all need to gather at this critical juncture to learn, collaborate and do business. All this is accomplished at LendIt Fintech USA.
Here’s what you can expect at LendIt Fintech USA 2020, the virtual event:
Meet with the people who matter to your business.
One-on-One meetings. Pre-schedule one-on-one meetings and view the complete attendee list using Brella’s world-class networking technology.
Overtime. Participate in lively discussions with your peers during Overtime at the conclusion of each track. Originally pioneered at LendIt Fintech Digital, Overtime has been a real hit for our community because of its authentic interface.
Networking Roulette. Let our algorithm match you for a series of spontaneous one-on-one meetings to close the day. This is serious fun for novice and expert networkers alike.
Women in Fintech Power Hour. Connect with impressive and interesting women during the lunch break on Day One. One of our most anticipated networking events of the year, just for you.
Find the answers to your latest challenges in our Solutions Showcase featuring over 150 sponsors and exhibitors with great ideas to propel your business. At each virtual booth you can gather product information, chat with company reps, engage in in-depth discussions, view videos and more.
We also have a fun competition for attendees where you can become a LendIt Fintech All-Star. The most engaged attendees can win a new iPhone 12 Pro, Airpods and free memberships to LendIt Fintech Digital.
This will be our best and most relevant content stream ever. Learn what some of the biggest names in the industry are thinking about today and how they are taking their companies forward. See our incredible line-up here.
LendIt Fintech USA is a one-of-a-kind event you can only experience live. Don’t settle for pre-recorded Zoom sessions. Join us for the defining fintech event of 2020.
Bo Brustkern is fascinated by the developments in Web3 and crypto, and how they will interact with the embedded systems of traditional finance. He is co-founder & CEO of Fintech Nexus, and operates mainly from his office in Denver, Colorado, USA.