Robinhood aims to court users by offering attractive 1% interest rate on cash

Investing app Robinhood is on a roll with announcing new features as it looks to appeal to more customers amid dwindling transaction revenue. Less than a week after unveiling plans to allow users to l

What BlockFi’s $100M settlement with the SEC means for future of crypto lending

Crypto lending platform BlockFi will pay the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) $100 million in a settlement over claims that the company violated securities law through its interest accoun

US fintech Current introduces high-yield savings where customers earn a 4.00% APY

As competition amid digital banks heats up, U.S. fintech Current is rolling out a new product designed to make its banking service more appealing. The company announced this morning it’s launchi

What can happen when mortgage lenders become VCs

It’s difficult for tech workers and it’s even more difficult for those not touched by the modern gold rush.¬†One mortgage originator, Opes Advisors, is incorporating¬†restricted stock unit