Tag Archives: marketplace lending

Survey: Small Biz Investment on the Rise in 2016

An overwhelming majority -- 87.5 percent -- of small business owners say they’re investing more in their business in this year than in 2015, and most are borrowing funds in order to do so, according to a study published today by fintech company BizFi.

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FSOC Highlights Risks of Blockchain, Marketplace Lending

In its annual report and during its public session yesterday, the Financial Stability Oversight Council trained scrutiny on the potential risks posed by the growing use of new financial products and delivery mechanisms, including marketplace lending and distributed ledger or blockchain technology.

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FDIC Publication Covers Cybersecurity, Lending Topics

The lead story in the winter 2015 issue of the FDIC’s Supervisory Insights publication focuses on how banks can enhance their information security programs to address evolving cybersecurity threats and gives an overview of the regulatory response to the recent rise in cybercrime.

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