Disbursements Tracker

Disbursements Tracker- July 2020

Inside The July Tracker
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  • An interview with Kathryn Petralia, co-founder and president of SMB lender Kabbage, on how automated technologies paired with speedy digital disbursements can help SMBs receive loans faster at a time when funds are needed most
  • Notable headlines from around the space, such as why FI Goldman Sachs has partnered with eCommerce giant Amazon to launch a credit line for U.S.-based SMBs
  • A Deep Dive examining how the COVID-19 pandemic is attracting legacy banks to the SMB lending industry and why paper-based lending processes are no longer adequate for SMBs’ needs

Disbursements Tracker- June 2020

Inside the June Tracker
Disbursements Tracker
  • An interview with Andrew Toy, president and chief technology officer at health insurance startup Clover Health, regarding how slow, paper-based disbursements are hurting healthcare providers during the COVID-19 pandemic and how machine learning can close healthcare and patient billing service gaps
  • Notable headlines from the space, including why the IRS is still having trouble sending stimulus checks to U.S. residents
  • A Deep Dive examining how digital solutions are helping to solve healthcare disbursements’ pain points

Disbursements Tracker-May 2020

Inside the May Tracker
Disbursements Tracker
  • An interview with Mickael Marceau, head of payments for Kindred Group which operates online casino Unibet, regarding the issues with instant disbursements and how payouts are changing for digital gambling
  • Notable headlines from around the space, such as how digital lenders in the United Kingdom are responding to disbursement challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • A Deep Dive which looks close at how the online gambling industry has grown and how important quick disbursement technologies are to this industry

Disbursements Tracker-April 2020

Inside the April Tracker
Disbursements Tracker
  • An interview with Michele Schmitt, senior product manager for insurance technology firm Trōv, on why insurance providers have been slow to implement mobile disbursements
  • Notable headlines from the space, including how the U.S. government plans to handle disbursements to citizens under a stimulus bill mitigating COVID-19 financial stresses
  • A Deep Dive analyzing how consumers’ behaviors are driving mobile disbursement innovations and what is hindering widespread adoption

Disbursements Tracker-March 2020

Inside the March Tracker
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  • An interview with Waseem Daher, founder and CEO of corporate tax and bookkeeping firm Pilot, on how to speeding tax disbursements caters to millennial business owners’ needs
  • Notable headlines from the space, including how businesses and consumers are preparing for California’s tax code changes
  • A Deep Dive examining why tax services providers need to look closer at the financial benefits faster disbursements can grant modern taxpayers 

Disbursements Tracker-February 2020

Inside the February Tracker
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An interview with Sherry Rossiter, bursar at Ohio University, on why paper check usage persists for students’ disbursements

Notable headlines from around the space, including how health insurance startup Oscar Health is using ACH to speed up healthcare disbursements

A Deep Dive analyzing the struggles universities face when upgrading their disbursements processes as well as how legacy payout methods are preventing innovation

Disbursements Tracker-January 2020

Inside the January Tracker
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An interview with Paul Brennan, vice president of content operations for stock content provider Shutterstock, on how the company enables faster disbursements to help retain its more than 1 million contributors

Notable headlines from around the space, including Mastercard’s partnership supporting a new debit disbursement product

A Deep Dive analyzing why instant payments are not yet ubiquitous for disbursements

Disbursements Tracker-December 2019

Inside the December Tracker
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An interview with Joshua Browder, CEO and founder of legal app DoNotPay, on the challenges of adopting digital disbursements for legal payments and why law firms still cling to checks

Notable headlines from around the space, including China-based Tencent’s move to add support for instant payments

A Deep Dive exploring the complexities in the legal system that are stalling the adoption of instant disbursements

Disbursements Tracker-November 2019

Inside the November Tracker
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An interview with Paul Gu, co-founder and head of product for online lender Upstart, on the growing importance of instant payments in the lending world

Notable headlines from around the space, including FICO’s recent efforts to secure real-time disbursements with new fraud solutions

A Deep Dive on how instant payments can eliminate frictions in the online lending space

Disbursements Tracker-October 2019

Inside the October Tracker
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Craig Cassata, president of online rebates service Mr. Rebates, and Kristen Gall, general manager for cash back and shopping rewards company Rakuten Rewards, on why check payments continue to dominate in the online rebate world

Notable headlines from around the space, including why instant payments are spreading across the Netherlands

A Deep Dive on how instant payments solutions are changing online rebates and what businesses risk by not offering speedy disbursements

Disbursements-September 2019

Inside the September Tracker
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Tim Attia, CEO and co-founder of gig economy insurance provider Slice Labs, on how the company is using AI to automate the claims process and speed up insurance payouts

Notable headlines from around the space, including the latest efforts to improve the speed of disbursements for gig workers

A Deep Dive on how AI and ML are revitalizing the insurance claims payout process

Disbursements – August 2019

Inside the August Tracker
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• An interview with Julie Kheyfets, head of North America for AI-driven damage appraisal company Tractable, on how artificial intelligence can help expedite insurance claims and disbursement payouts

• Notable headlines from around the space, including a look at the latest banks to join The Clearing House’s Real-Time Payments scheme

• A Deep Dive exploring how pension plans are embracing mobile technologies for more efficient payouts

Disbursements – July 2019

Inside The July Tracker
Disbursements Tracker
  • Jay Bregman, CEO and co-founder of general liability insurance provider Verifly, discusses gig workers’ demands for on-demand insurance and faster payouts
  • Notable headlines from around the space, including how music rights administrator Revelator is using its smart contract app to speed royalty disbursements
  • A Deep Dive on the ways digital payments are changing how restaurants disburse tips to waitstaff

Disbursements – June 2019

Inside The June Tracker
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  • An interview with Paraag Sarva, CEO and co-founder of Rhino, on the company’s case for replacing cash-based security deposits with insurance policies
  • Notable headlines from around the space, including Facebook’s expansion of its WhatsApp team
  • A Deep Dive on the challenges governments face as they innovate their disbursements methods

Disbursements – May 2019

Inside the May Tracker
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  • An interview with Brian Hassan and Justin Roberts, co-founders of cash management solution firm Kickfin, on how digitally disbursed restaurant tips can help roughly 2.6 million waitstaff
  • Notable headlines from players around the space, including Visa, OnDeck, Instacart and more
  • A directory of more than 175 providers, including three new additions

Disbursements – April 2019

INSIDE THE APRIL TRACKER
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  • Mark Wes, head of risk, payments and compliance for Gusto Capital, explains how instant payments could render old perceptions of payday obsolete
  • Notable headlines from various players around the space, including Visa, PayPal, Venmo and more
  • A directory of more than 175 providers, including three additions

Disbursements – March 2019

INSIDE THE MARCH TRACKER
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  • Alani Kuye, CEO of on-demand moving platform Phlatbed, explains how disbursements are making moving to a new home a cashless experience
  • Notable headlines from various players around the space including Amazon, American Express, Google and more
  • A directory of over 150 providers, including three additions

Disbursements – February 2019

Inside the February Tracker
Disbursements Tracker
  • GetMyBoat’s chief operations officer, Bryan Petro, explains how disbursement solutions are encouraging boat owners to earn extra income in the sharing economy
  • Notable headlines from around the space from various players, including ACI Worldwide, PayNet, Elavon and more
  • A directory of over 150 providers, including three additions