CRUX LendTech Digital Day – 11 August 2020
Introducing CRUX – a series of digital days to help you get to the crux of the tech matter – each focused on a key industry our publication covers, reports on and analyses.
Be in the know of the latest developments, expertise and thought leadership on what’s shaping the lending technology industry of today and what awaits it tomorrow with the CRUX LendTech Digital Day.
CRUX LendTech Digital Day will take place on Tuesday, 11 August 2020.
Our digital days are open and free for everyone. Listen to the expert commentary and pose questions to the lendtech experts, watch the videos, attend the webinars, read the news, special reports and white papers – all at your own convenience and from any location.
Agenda & topics
CRUX LendTech Digital Day
The journey to the future of lending – trends, innovations and challenges
- Software and solutions for the lender of today and tomorrow, front to back office
- Credit scoring in the new era – utilising artificial intelligence, machine learing and data
- Digital transformation pain-points and how to resolve them
- Extending lending options to underserved groups
- What’s next in the light of the COVID-19 developments and market impact
Live webinar agenda:
11 August 3pm BST
To be announced soon!
The webinars will be available on demand afterwards
See below for more resources on all things lendtech as part of the CRUX LendTech Digital Day (we’ll be adding more closer to the day and even more on the day!).
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Affirm eyes IPO with up to $10bn valuation
PoS lender is working with Goldman Sachs in early-stage discussions of a potential listing.
Iwoca calls on banks and UK government to extend CBILS
The fintech has raised £100m in debt financing to extend its own support.
Enova International acquires struggling lender OnDeck in $90m deal
OnDeck has suffered in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Irish fintech CreditLogic raises €2.4m in seed funding
Lending firm to put new cash towards product development.
Kenyan central bank plans digital lender clampdown
New legislation the latest attempt to stop unregulated lending.
Home-backed loan provider Selina Finance lands £42m
Some £12 million of its Series A counts for equity, whilst the rest is debt.
CCAF, World Bank and World Economic Forum call on industry to take part in COVID-19 fintech study
Working in fintech? Take part in the survey and share your views!
Kenyan lender I&M to become majority owner of Uganda’s Orient Bank
Last year, Orient Bank reported a net loss equivalent to $284,374.
Study finds discrimination against Black small business loan applicants
Of the groups studied, Black women received worse treatment in 59% of cases.
Non-profit Fair for You lands £7.5m to take on credit sector
Seven social investors took part.