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MonJa @ Opal Group’s Marketplace Lending and Alternative Financing Summit

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James Wu, MonJa’s CEO and Co-Founder, recently attended the 3-day Marketplace Lending and Alternative Financing Summit. The summit was an endeavor to create a platform for dialogue and education for all the stakeholders involved in the Marketplace Lending (MPL) ecosystem. The who’s who of the alternative lending industry were gathered to share their insights on the newest techniques to maximize …

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MonJa @ Panel Event: “How can Financial Institutions and FinTech companies work together and the impact of Generational Diversity”

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Organized by Golden Gate Risk Management Association (RMA) and Enterprise for Youth, the event took place on Thursday, 30th November 2017 at Wells Fargo Bank, San Francisco. Panelist – Matt Kelso (Co-Founder & CTO, MonJa), Jan Beranek (Founder, Beranek Consulting Group), Dave Sherman (Chief Analytics Officer, Waybeyond Rewards), Ben Chan (Director of Engineering, BitGo), Joe Serrato (SVP, Union Bank (MUFG) and …

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MonJa @ American Banker’s Small Business Banking Conference

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James Wu, MonJa’s Co-Founder and CEO, recently attended the 3-day American Banker’s Small Business Banking Conference. It’s a seminal event in its 23rd year with major BANKING and FinTech leaders attending to present their thoughts on the vector of small business lending. The event took place in Austin, Texas from 29th November 2017 to 1st December. It was organized by Source …

Why can’t banks do what Prosper does? And why can’t investors do what MonJa does?

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Last week we were honored to be part of a very special event, organized by Vijay Rao, who has been MonJa’s Principal Consultant since the inception of the company. Vijay is also a CFA, FRM, the COO and Founder of Just Invest, Inc., and the chair of the FinTech Commitee at San Francisco CFA Society. The event took place at Prosper Marketplace office in San Francisco, …

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A Day In The Life Of A MonJa Intern

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Two rockstar interns joined the MonJa team this summer. When they’re not amazing us with their lightning speed coding abilities, they keep us laughing with their amusing comments and millennial insights. We asked them to share their summer experiences. Zi Wei, an anime loving sophomore at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, illustrates that MonJa life in a cartoon strip. While she …