Small Business Loans

Open Banking Expands Into SMB Lending, Smaller Banks
Open Banking Expands Into SMB Lending, Smaller Banks
March 12, 2020  |  B2B Payments

Open banking and bank-FinTech collaboration can be an effective way for financial institutions (FIs) to launch new digital products. But the latest initiatives reveal a...

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Why The Goldman-Amazon Bet On SMB Loans Is No Sure Thing
Why The Goldman-Amazon Bet On SMB Loans Is No Sure Thing
February 03, 2020  |  Loans

In the platform economy, scale matters. And in leveraging Amazon’s scale as a platform — with millions of small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and even...

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Goldman, Amazon Discuss SMB Lending Partnership
Goldman, Amazon Discuss SMB Lending Partnership
February 03, 2020  |  SMBs

Goldman Sachs and Amazon are in discussions about the possibility of partnering for small and medium-sized (SMB) business lending in the U.S., Financial Times reported...

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Judo Bank Adds InfraRisk Tech To Bolster SMB Lending
Judo Bank Adds InfraRisk Tech To Bolster SMB Lending
January 06, 2020  |  B2B Payments

Australia challenger bank Judo Bank has announced a collaboration with credit management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider InfraRisk to bolster its small business lending operations. A press...

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China Ramps Up SMB Loans To Boost Economy
China Ramps Up SMB Loans To Boost Economy
December 30, 2019  |  International

Chinese banks are easing loan requirements in an attempt to stimulate a stalled economy and fulfill the government’s goal to increase small business lending by...

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German Digital Banking Firm Penta Clears Gateway For Iwoca loans
German Digital Banking Firm Penta Clears Gateway For Iwoca loans
December 17, 2019  |  B2B Payments

Germany’s Penta, the digital platform for small and medium-sized business (SMB) banking, is partnering with the German FinTech iwoca, to help those companies get credit,...

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Giving Truckers Better Loans Can Lower Carbon Footprints: Here’s Why
Giving Truckers Better Loans Can Lower Carbon Footprints: Here’s Why
December 11, 2019  |  Loans

Of late, California’s emissions standards have become a source of some controversy as the state’s ability to set emission standards for cars and trucks that...

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Bitcoin Daily: Bank of China Issues $2.8B Via Blockchain; Brazil Fines Failure To Declare Crypto
Bitcoin Daily: Bank of China Issues $2.8B Via Blockchain; Brazil Fines Failure To Declare Crypto
December 09, 2019  |  Bitcoin

Bank of China announced that it has issued 20 billion yuan ($2.8 billion) in blockchain-based bonds for small- and micro-sized businesses using its own blockchain...

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UK Finance Solution Provider 1pm Opens New Facilities
UK Finance Solution Provider 1pm Opens New Facilities
November 26, 2019  |  B2B Payments

The U.K.-based independent finance provider 1pm is opening new facilities for the group’s loan division to enable it to better serve small and medium-sized businesses...

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