Fintech

Just how different are marketplace lenders? Securitization pros unsure

02/27/17

It’s unclear whether connecting lenders and borrowers over the internet offers any advantages over traditional lending, according to panelists at the Structured Finance Industry Group conference in Vegas.

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How API partnerships could help banks win back small biz

02/24/17

Banks are partnering with tech companies to win back some of the small-business customers that the industry lost to fintechs.

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There are no heroes or villains in data access debate

02/24/17

The debate about which side is right about the appropriate method of opening up financial data access is a distraction from the real issue at stake: the pace of innovation.

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'They are coddled': Comments of the week

02/24/17

American Banker readers share their views on the most pressing banking topics of the week. Comments are excerpted from reader response sections of AmericanBanker.com articles and our social media platforms.

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Investors line up to refill fintech coffers

02/23/17

A core processing startup gets $16 million and a U.K. challenger bank raises $27.6 million.

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Working with the underbanked in the age of Trump

02/22/17

Although much of banking is cautiously optimistic about the Trump presidency, the financial firms and organizations that serve the unbanked see the election as a mixed bag at best so far.

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Make sure your digital strategy creates value

02/21/17

The temptation for banks these days is to digitize as much as possible, but that generally results in spending a lot and doing nothing really well. Picking one of these three business models can help banks choose technology best suited to add value and thus get the most bang for their buck.

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JPM teams with fintech to deliver digital mortgage platform

02/16/17

JPMorgan Chase has partnered with the fintech firm Roostify to build a digital self-service mortgage platform.

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OCC fintech charter: Something Ds and Rs can both love

02/16/17

At a time of dangerous political division, the plan to grant federal charters to financial technology firms can address policy goals favored by both parties.

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JPM, others fund cap markets fintech startup

02/16/17

OpenFin, a devotee to open source software, has raised $15 million in Series B funding to fuel staff expansion, business development and new products.

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