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LendingClub Shifts More Employees Away from San Francisco, Gains Recognition as Top Utah Workplace

The Salt Lake Tribune has named LendingClub (NYSE: LC) as the number one top workplace in Utah for mid-sized companies. The list is based on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage. Additionally, LendingClub was recognized with a special award:… Read More

The Marketplace Bank: Is LendingClub the Future of Banking?

Earlier this week, leading marketplace lending platform LendingClub (NYSE:LC) announced Q3 financial results that beat on both the top and bottom line. Importantly, LendingClub reported its first profitable quarter in years – a longtime goal of the Fintech. LendingClub went public in December 2014 during… Read More

LendingClub Reports an “Adjusted” Profit, Tops Guidance for Q3

LendingClub (NYSE:LC), the leading US-based marketplace lending platform, has released Q3 earnings results. According to published results, LendingClub beat previously provided guidance and delivered its first profitable quarter in memory. LendingClub said it “achieved break-even GAAP earnings per share” and adjusted earnings per share of… Read More

Ron Suber Shares Perspective on Fintech: “Creating a successful digital bank is like golf and bridge – harder than it looks”

Ron Suber is one of the better-known names in the Fintech sector. Originally, Suber’s role as the President of the marketplace lending platform Prosper Marketplace brought Suber’s name to prominence as the Fintech emerged as an early leader in the US online lending market. Since… Read More

LendingClub Launches Digital Loan Transaction Platform “LCX,” Provides Improved Liquidity & Same Day Settlement

LendingClub (NYSE: LC), the leading marketplace for loans in the US, has launched a “first of its kind” online marketplace designed to connect institutional investors to loans called LCX. The new marketplace provides same-day settlement of fully funded loans. LendingClub said in a release that… Read More

LendingClub Fills Board of Directors Slot with former Alibaba Executive Michael Zeisser

LendingClub (NYSE: LC), has filled a vacant board of directors position with Michael Zeisser – a former executive with Alibaba. According to a release, Zeisser will serve on the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and the Compensation Committee. Zeisser has an interesting resume. Until April… Read More

Even Financial Raises $25 Million Through Investment Round Co-Led By Citi Ventures & MassMutual Ventures With Participation From LendingClub

Even Financial, an API for financial services search, acquisition, and monetization, announced on Wednesday it secured $25 million through latest investment round, which was co-led by Citi Ventures and MassMutual Ventures, with participation from LendingClub. The company’s existing investors American Express Ventures, Canaan Partners, F-Prime… Read More

Fintech Unison Considers Exiting San Francisco. Will Others Follow?

In a report from last week, Fintech Unison was highlighted as considering an exit from the tech startup epicenter of San Francisco. According to SF Business Times, Texas, Idaho, and other states are looking to lure companies away from the Bay Area as the cost… Read More

Future Fintech: The Fight for the Digital Banking Crown

As 2019 moves into its third quarter, the once burgeoning industry of digital banking is starting to make serious waves in the financial world – and investors are taking notice. Big players like Monzo, Starling, N26, Revolut, and EQIBank have recently completed massive funding rounds… Read More

Digital Banking: LendingClub Gets Some Fintech Love as it Pursues National Bank Charter

Shares in LendingClub (NYSE:LC) are rising during another down market day as the trade war with China has no end in sight and political tempers flare. Shares are currently trading over 10% higher following yesterday’s Q2 earnings report where LendingClub said it expected to finally… Read More

LendingClub Q2 Results, Revenue Rises, Loss Declines. Launches New “Select Plus Platform” for Sophisticated Credit Investors. Will Pursue National Bank Charter

LendingClub (NYSE: LC), an online lending platform for both borrowers and investors, has posted second-quarter results. While still generating a loss, LendingClub said it was on track to be net income profitable (Adjusted) by Q3. LendingClub took years to originate its first $1 billion. Today,… Read More

LendingClub: America Does Not Need Another Credit Card, Apple Card Spells Disaster for Consumers

Apple Card, a “new kind of credit card” launched by Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in partnership with Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is expected to be made available to the public within the next few days. In fact, it has been reported that invitation emails have already gone out… Read More

LendingClub Continues Innovating with Levered Certificates backed by Marketplace Loans

LendingClub (NYSE: LC) has issued its “next-generation certificates,” called “Levered Certificates.” These certificates are backed by approximately $100 million of loans originated on the LendingClub platform. According to a release, LendingClub has structured the offerings to consist of two securities, one equity certificate, and one… Read More

LendingClub Issues More Than $2 Billion in CLUB Certificates

Online marketplace lending platform LendingClub (NYSE: LC) announced on Monday it has issued over $2 Billion in CLUB Certificates since the program’s launch less than a year and a half ago. LendingClub reported that it took a year for the lender to issue its first… Read More

LendingClub’s Reverse Split Kicks in on July 8th

As anticipated, LendingClub (NYSE: LC) has scheduled the date on which its shares will trade reflecting a reverse split. LendingClub announced earlier this year its intent to complete a 1 for 5 reverse stock split. The decision was made to lower shareholder management. The reverse… Read More

LendingClub Rings the Opening Bell at NYSE as It Marks 3 Million Borrowers

The largest provider of personal online loans in the US, LendingClub (NYSE: LC), got to ring the bell at the New York Stock Exchange today. The event was to celebrate the marketplace lending platform’s 3 millionth borrower. To date, LendingClub has originated over $50 billion… Read More

LendingClub Makes it Easier for Consumers to Consolidate Debt & Pay Down Credit Cards

LendingClub (NYSE:LC), an online lender mostly catering to the consumer market, has announced an enhanced service to help individuals pay down debt – largely from high-interest rate credit cards. According to LendingClub, after extensive testing, the online lender has announced the broader launch of “balance… Read More

LendingClub Re-Elects Board Members, Approves Reverse Stock Split

LendingClub (NYSE:LC) held its annual meeting this week. On the list of matters requiring shareholder approval were several important items. First, two Directors were re-elected. The election of Susan Athey and John C. (Hans) Morris was approved. Both will serve until 2022 unless events change…. Read More

LendingClub Hires New Chief Marketing Officer to Boost Consumer Brand

Marketplace lending platform LendingClub (NYSE:LC) has appointed Alexandra Shapiro as their new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). This will be LendingClub’s first CMO since current CEO Scott Sanborn was elevated from that role to manage the Fintech lender. According to a note from LendingClub, Shapiro will… Read More

LendingClub Posts Presentation in Advance of Shareholder Meeting

LendingClub (NYSE:LC) has posted a presentation apparently in preparation for its annual shareholder meeting which is scheduled to take place on June 5, 2019. The deck, embedded below, is largely a rehash of LendingClub’s Q1 report which took place the first week of May. There… Read More

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