MonJa Monthly News Update- April 2017

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What a month it’s been! Read about Winners of LendIt USA 2017, Fantastical World of Chinese Marketplace Lending Promotions, MonJa announcing daily pricing for marketplace loans, James Wu speaking to Fintech Finance at LendIt, and why Excitement builds among alternative lenders. Please enjoy!

Industry News:

03-01-2017- Prominent Fintech Investor & Prosper President Ron Suber Invests in Money360, Joins as Strategic Advisor

(Crowdfund Insider)

03-02-2017- Fresh From ABA 2017: Community Bankers Are Riding The Fintech And Regulation Wave Of Optimism (Forbes)

03-03-2017- US fintech veteran sees Australia following the US (altfi)

03-03-2017- Orchard Publishes Quarterly Online Lending Report: Originations Move Up From Q3 (Crowdfund Insider)

03-06-2017- MonJa Announces Daily Pricing for Marketplace Loans (LendIt News)

03-06-2017- The Stamina of Rocky Balboa: Prosper President Ron Suber Updates on Marketplace Lending Industry (Video) (Crowdfund Insider)

03-06-2017- Experian joins Marketplace Lending Association (Finextra)

03-06-2017- How To Join The P2P Lending Revolution And Earn +10% Yields (Forbes)

03-08-2017- More Than Just Apps: Fintech Is The Key To Collaboration When We Need It Most (Forbes)

03-09-2017- Money20/20 Gears Up for Inaugural Fintech Event: Money20/20 Asia (Crowdfund Insider)

03-09-2017- Zopa, Funding Circle UK, Lemonade Among Winners of the 2017 LendIt Awards (Crowdfund Insider)

03-10-2017- What You Can Expect From FinTech in 2017 (Fortune)

03-10-2017- Seen & Heard at LendIt USA 2017: An Industry Built to Last  (Crowdfund Insider)

03-10-2017- A brief look at the current state of China’s P2P lending industry (technode)

03-13-2017- Excitement builds among alternative lenders with banks poised to share data (altfi)

03-13-2017- Here’s Everything You Should Know About Alternative Lending In Asia (Forbes)

03-14-2017- Revolut partners with peer-to-peer lender on instant credit offering (altfi)

03-14-2017- The Fantastical World of Chinese Marketplace Lending Promotions (Crowdfund Insider)

03-16-2017- Middle East and North Africa braces for fintech boom (Finextra)

03-20-2017- Lendit USA 2017: James Wu, MonJa (fintech.finance)

03-20-2017- Peer-to-peer lending industry heavyweight joins MarketInvoice as chairman (altfi)

03-20-2017- China, Blockchain & The Holy Grail of Marketplace Lending (CoinDesk)

03-22-2017- Xero Integrates with Multiple Online Lenders (Crowdfund Insider)

03-22-2017- Ron Suber on Fintech & Fraud: A Global Challenge (Deck)  (Crowdfund Insider)

03-22-2017- Online Small-Business Lending Is Set to Bounce Back (Entrepreneur)

03-23-2017- Experts predict avalanche of partnership deals between traditional and alternative lenders (altfi)

03-24-2017- 120+ recorded sessions from LendIt USA 2017 on blockchain, insurtech, small business lending, consumer lending, banking, fintech & more! (LendIt.com)

03-28-2017- Tech will lead to new sub-prime crunch (TechCrunch)

03-29-2017- BankThink How states can still outmatch OCC over fintech (American Banker)

03-30-2017-Prosper President Ron Suber Shares Insight & Perspective with French Fintech Industry (Crowdfund Insider)


 

Platform News:

03-14-2017- P2P Lender Zopa Introduces Waiting List For New Investors (PYMNT.com)

03-21-2017- Assetz Capital Continues to Maintain Defaqto 5-Star Status For Loan-Based Crowdfunding Category (Crowdfund Insider)

03-22-2017- Goji Announces Diversified P2P Lending Bond (altfi)

03-27-2017- Major South African bank backs European online lender (altfi)

03-27-2017- CreditEase invests $30m via online lenders (altfi)

03-27-2017- BankThink A community banker’s fintech ‘aha’ moment (American Banker)

03-29-2017- An Unofficial Chat with Ron Suber, the Tom Brokaw of Fintech (finTEK news)

03-31-2017- Assetz Capital Milestone: Hits £30 Million in UK Wind Turbine Project Funding (Crowdfund Insider)

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