Saturday, August 19, 2017

Will FICO’s AWS move boost lending startups?

FICO is moving major services to the cloud, and that may mean good times ahead for lending startups. The financial services firm announced its integration Read more:

Student loan provider MPOWER seeks $100m debt financing

Student loan provider MPOWER Financing has launched a $100m debt financing round to help meet its loan application demand. Read more:

Prosper Progress reports strong Q2 growth

Prosper Marketplace, a leading marketplace lending platform, has reported improved numbers for the second quarter. Read more:

Zopa announces loan sale pricing update following loan glitch

Online lender Zopa announced an update on its loan sale pricing. The lending platform reported that it has made some changes to how it works out Read more:

Filipino SMB lender Fuse taps Mambu to power platform

It's all about the data. SaaS banking platform Mambu is paying close attention to one important trend in the FinTech market when it comes to their growth Read more:

NSR Invest acquires LendingRobot

NSR Invest and LendingRobot, the most prominent platforms providing Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) services in the alternative lending space, Read more:

Community Bank partners with Lendistry

Community Bank has launched a partnership with small business lender Lendistry and commits $3m to its loan fund. Read more:

UangTeman raises $12m for Series A

Indonesia-based UangTeman has reportedly closed its $12m Series A investment round led by K2 Venture Capital. Read more:

StreetShares raises up to $10m for latest fundraise

StreetShares has raised up to $10m for its latest investment round, which has a goal of $20m. Read more:

Landbay raises £2.4m from its latest crowdfund

UK-based marketplace lending platform Landbay has raised £2.4m from a crowdfund on Seedrs. Read more: