Euroloan Appoints Ex-Morgan Stanley Fintech Leader New Group CEO

Euroloan Group appointed James Hickson, former Wall Street fintech leader, as group chief executive officer. Hickson most recently led a fintech technology business development practice at Morgan Stanley.

Why Commercial Lenders Must Embrace Fintech Now

It is safe to say that over the past 10 years technology has completely transformed everything from the way we read to the way we shop. The lending business is not immune to technology’s disruption. G. Scott Paterson explains how embracing the fintech revolution will put lenders in a stronger position with their customers.

Fintech Company Bizfi Hits $2B Origination Milestone

Fintech company Bizfi surpassed $2 billion in financing to more than 35,000 small businesses across America.

Hitachi Capital America Enters Partner-Finance Program with FastPay

Hitachi Capital America and FastPay entered into a partner-finance program to provide liquidity to enterprise-segment clients within the digital economy.

SEC Announces Agenda, Panelists for Fintech Forum

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced the agenda and panelists for its November 14, 2016 forum to discuss fintech innovation in the financial services industry.

Report: Fintech Use Growing in Banking, Trust Remains Low

Half of banking customers across the globe are using the products or services of at least one fintech firm, according to the first World Fintech Report, but customers trust remains low.

Fitch: Goldman’s Online Lender Seeks to Link Fintech and Banking

Fitch Ratings reported the launch of Goldman Sachs’ new online consumer lending platform that is part of the firm’s efforts to capitalize on the growing fintech sector.

ING Provides $25MM Facility to WeLab

Dutch bank ING provided Honk Kong-based fintech company WeLab with a $25 million credit facility.

BlueVine Launches Flex Credit, Hires Former Google Capital Exec

Fintech factor BlueVine has launched Flex Tech to offer small businesses a revolving line of credit. The company also hired former Google Capital manager Ana Sirbu as senior vice president of finance and strategy.

US Capital to Advise CommunityLeader on Equity Raise

CommunityLeader has engaged US Capital Partners as its exclusive strategic advisor to support growth capital.