Tagged: andrew smith

FTC Tells Consumers to be Wary of Crypto Scams: $3 Billion Will Be Lost by End of Year

The Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer Protection Bureau, Andrew Smith, says investors lost $532 million to crypto scams in the first two months of this year, and will lose $3 billion by the end of it, Coindesk reports. Smith was speaking at a… Read More

House Financial Services Committee Schedules Hearing on Fintech

The House Financial Services Committee has scheduled a hearing entitled Examining Opportunities and Challenges in the Financial Technology (“Fintech”) Marketplace. The hearing expects to examine the current regulatory landscape, the need to amend or modernize the regulatory landscape or the necessity to amend existing financial… Read More

LendTech Angels Hosts First Successful LendLab for FinTech Entrepreneurs

Despite a hot and rainy New York City morning, there was a great turn-out at LendTech Angels’ first LendLab event.  Hosted by Kiran Lingam, managing director of LendTech Angels, the event gave aspiring marketplace lending startups an education in the regulatory landscape they are entering…. Read More

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