Alternative lending continues to grow
Sep 14, 2023 Sean Albert
Obtaining a bank loan for a small business can be difficult, especially for new companies without a financial history. Even if you meet strict credit and revenue requirements, the loan process still requires significant time and effort. As a result, many businesses are turning towards alternative lenders to avoid the hassle of securing conventional financing - and for good reason.
How does alternative credit data fit into Fintech 2.0?
Dec 30, 2016 Sean Albert
Peer-to-peer lending, automated investing and new forms of retail banking defined Fintech 1.0. The movement expanded consumer choice, but it did not dismantle and rebuild the financial services industry. However, that's just what Fintech 2.0
MicroBilt Hires John Hambrick as Senior Vice President of Business Development
Sep 12, 2016 Sean Albert
MicroBilt, the leader in risk management information and alternative credit data announces the addition of John Hambrick, Senior Vice President of Business Development. Hambrick will manage the company's collections vertical
5 Brexit outcomes, and their possible impact on fintech
Jul 13, 2016 Sean Albert
Now that the U.K. is likely to invoke Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union, financial services and fintech companies alike are calculating how to navigate an environment of uncertainties."A bilateral trade agreement is a possible Brexit
How do you find the right fintech partner?
Jun 08, 2016 Sean Albert
As we noted in a previous blog, financial technology is surging. Fintech companies are using big data and other resources to develop more efficient, effective approaches to a wide array of finance-related activities. As TechCruch contributor