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Student lender SoFi applies for a bank charter

09 Jul 2020

NEW YORK Student lender Social Finance Inc has applied for a national bank charter with the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the company said on Thursday.

Exclusive: Crypto exchange Coinbase readies landmark stock market listing, sources say

09 Jul 2020

Coinbase Inc has started plans for a stock market listing that could come as early as this year, making it the first major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange to go public, according to three people familiar with the matter.

EXCLUSIVE-Crypto exchange Coinbase readies landmark stock market listing - sources

09 Jul 2020

July 9 Coinbase Inc has started plans for a stock market listing that could come as early as this year, making it the first major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange to go public, according to three people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase readies stock market listing - sources

09 Jul 2020

Coinbase Inc has initiated preparations for a stock market listing that could come as early as this year, making it the first major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange to go public, according to people familiar with the matter.

TransferWise granted permission to offer investment services in UK

01 Jul 2020

London-based money transfer startup TransferWise said on Tuesday that it had been granted permission by the UK's financial watchdog to offer retail investment services in Britain.

UK fintech firms forced to suspend services after Wirecard collapse

26 Jun 2020

LONDON/NEW YORK Customers of several British digital finance companies were unable to make payments or access their money on Friday after the collapse of German payments firm Wirecard caused disruption across borders.

New York regulator proposes easing cryptocurrency rules

24 Jun 2020

New York's financial regulator on Wednesday proposed new licensing rules that would make it easier for companies to engage in cryptocurrency business in the state.

Robinhood details possible changes to options offering after suicide by customer

20 Jun 2020

NEW YORK Robinhood Markets Inc said on Thursday it may make it harder to qualify to do sophisticated options trading on its platform and will improve its user interface after one of its customers took his own life after believing he incurred a large loss using the free trading app.

Robinhood reviews options trading offering following suicide by customer

19 Jun 2020

NEW YORK Robinhood Markets Inc said on Thursday it was reviewing its options trading offering following news that one of its customers took his own life after believing he had lost more than $730,000 using the free trading app.

Robinhood trading app back online after major outage

19 Jun 2020

NEW YORK Robinhood Markets Inc, the fintech startup credited with helping popularize trading with millennials, said on Thursday it resolved an issue that had caused a "major outage" on its platform earlier in the day.

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