Fintech Business Weekly

312 Global Strategies, BV
The Business of Fintech: a once-a-week newsletter offering in-depth analysis on trends and stories in banking, fintech, and regtech.
Created 13 Sep 2020
  • Six Predictions for 2022; Will BNPLs Furnish to CRAs?
    02 Jan 2022 • 10 min read
    Hey all, Jason here. Happy New Year’s — congrats on making it to 2022! If this year looks anything like last year did, it’s bound to an eventful one, if nothing else. Makes me miss the ‘90s. I’m proud...
  • "Certified B Corp" Still Charging Over 1,000% APR
    19 Dec 2021 • 13 min read • 2 1
    Hey all, Jason here. Somehow the holiday season is upon us — and we’re back in lockdown here in the Netherlands. Talk about déjà vu. I guess I’ll be enjoying the next couple weeks at home. Anyway, her...
  • CFPB vs FDIC; Chase Trims Overdrafts
    12 Dec 2021 • 10 min read • 3 0
    Hey all, Jason here. After two weeks traveling in Mexico and the US, I’m just now back home in the Netherlands. Overall, a fantastic trip, but international travel in the time of COVID is (and is like...
  • Fintech Recap #2: Overdrafts, N26, Meta, Bitcoin Bonds
    09 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Hey all, Jason here. You asked, we delivered. Welcome to the 2nd episode of Fintech Recap, the (approximately!) monthly podcast, where I join Alex Johnson of Fintech Takes to analyze the biggest, most...
  • What OppFi's $2.4m Settlement Means For Bank/Fintech Partnerships
    05 Dec 2021 • 8 min read • 3 0
    Hey all, Jason here. I hope this week’s newsletter finds you well! I’m finishing this up in the departure lounge of a small airport in Oaxaca. I’m heading to Mexico City before continuing on to the US...
  • Can Upstart Make Small Loans Work; Bootcamp's Tuition "Guarantee"
    28 Nov 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0
    Hey all, Jason here. I hope everyone had an amazing Thanksgiving and Black Friday (well, sounds like Revolut didn’t…) I’m wrapping up this issue (ever so slightly late) from Mexico City, which I arriv...
  • MoneyLion's Earnings; Why N26 Quit the US
    21 Nov 2021 • 8 min read • 3 1
    Hey all, Jason here. For my American readers, happy (early) Thanksgiving! I hope the ongoing supply chain disruptions aren’t interfering with your ability to source ingredients for your favorite holid...
  • What Apple's Secret DMV Contracts Tell Us
    14 Nov 2021 • 12 min read • 4 1
    Hey all, Jason here. Would you pay for this newsletter? Don’t worry, it’s not going behind a paywall. I’ve been writing this newsletter for just over a year now, and I’ve been pleased with the respons...
  • Testify Now, Regulate Later: BNPL Goes to Washington
    07 Nov 2021 • 15 min read • 4 0
    Hey all, Jason here. It’s November, and, especially with the ongoing supply chains issues, you know what that means: Christmas shopping season is already firmly underway. One fintech product is set to...
  • Money2020 Recap: Crypto, Infrastructure, Community Banks
    31 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Hey all, Jason here. This should be hitting your inbox around the time I touchdown in London Heathrow on my way home to the Netherlands. It has been a crazy, hectic but fun and productive week. I’m wr...
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