The Fintech Update

The Fintech Update
The week's biggest fintech stories, direct to your inbox.
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  • Fintech Update, 10/25 - 10/31
    01 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, November(!) 1, 2021. The Rundown Mastercard is partnering with the crypto company Bakkt to offer “crypto-as-a-service,” enabling its millions of merchants and thousands of bank and fi...
  • Fintech Update, 10/18 - 10/24
    25 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, October 25, 2021. Leading Off Hi all, We’ll be trying something new over the next several weeks: We’ll be replacing our normal sections with a single, streamlined view of the week’s t...
  • Fintech Update, 10/11 - 10/17
    18 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, October 18, 2021. Leading Off The CFTC levied fines against Tether (for misleading customers about the dollars backing its USDT stablecoin) and Bitfinex (for engaging in unlawful reta...
  • Fintech Update, 10/4 - 10/10
    12 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Hi! It’s Tuesday, October 12, 2021. Leading Off We hope you enjoyed Indigenous Peoples’ Day! Monzo withdrew its banking application in the U.S. after the OCC suggested it was unlikely the neobank woul...
  • Fintech Update, 9/27 - 10/3
    04 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, October 4, 2021. Leading Off Affirm announced its aspirations to become the latest “super app” with the launch of Debit+, a new cash back pilot, and crypto capabilities. Google gave u...
  • Fintech Update, 9/13-9/26
    27 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, September 27, 2021. Dear readers, Apologies for unexpectedly missing you last week and we hope you’re buckled up for another mega-update this week! We’re also working on some new stuf...
  • Fintech Update, 8/30 - 9/12
    13 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, September 13, 2021. Leading Off PayPal acquired Japanese BNPL provider Paidy for $2.7B. // In other news, the SEC told Coinbase that it plans to sue the cryptocurrency exchange over i...
  • Fintech Update, 8/23 - 8/29
    30 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, August 30, 2021. We’ll be off next week in celebration of US Labor Day but we’ll be back on September 13! In the meantime, we hope you have a happy, healthy week ahead. Leading Off Ti...
  • Fintech Update, 8/16 - 8/22
    23 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, August 23, 2021. Leading Off PayPal said it will stop charging buy-now-pay-later late fees, citing increasing regulatory scrutiny of such products; Coinbase partnered with MUFG to ent...
  • Fintech Update, 8/9 - 8/15
    16 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    Hi! It’s Monday, August 16, 2021. Leading Off The Biden administration’s infrastructure bill passed the Senate without amendment to its broad definition of a “broker;” if passed by the House in this f...
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