Is Finra's dire warning about data aggregators on target?


The self-regulatory body says working with data aggregators increases risk of cyber fraud, unauthorized transactions and identity theft. But aggregators say other links in the information chain are more vulnerable.


Data-sharing debate grows contentious as fintechs vent grievances


The Consumer Financial Data Rights group, representing aggregators and fintechs, says banks still aren’t forking over enough customer data. The group is meeting with bank regulators and trying to get consumers to petition regulators on its behalf.


Who’s fighting for advisers and clients in financial data debate?


Access to banking information ensures advisers can perform holistic planning, fintech firms say.


Data aggregation’s new frontier: Lending decisions


Personal financial management tools have long relied on financial data aggregation. Now, aggregators are hoping traditional lenders will take a cue from alternative lenders and use the technology to quicken their underwriting decisions.