Lending

Article — Retail banking

Lending in Africa: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I’d like to start this by stating that Africa is not a monolith and for the purpose of this post, I’ll be zeroing in on the East and West African markets. This...

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Article

US Fintechs: Helping consumers avoid the debt spiral

Credit cards are a mainstay of American life. As many parents teach their kids, using a credit card responsibly from a young age can lead to both financial and ...

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Episode 488

Podcast — Fintech Insider

Insights: After Dark Debate - Buy Now Pay Later

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Article

Could the future of banking be baby boomers?

Arguably the biggest story right now is the announcement of Stripe Capital’s new end-to-end lending API for platforms to offer financing options to their SMB cu...

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Article — Payments

Buy Now Pay Later: Love it or hate it, you can’t ignore it

Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) is one of the hottest trends in fintech. The concept of 0% finance has been around for decades, but it’s caught fire in the last 3 year...

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Article — Business banking

Can digital lenders help more SMEs gain access to COVID-19 relief loans?

How successful have government loan schemes in the UK and US been so far and what’s next?

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