Cell phones allow unbanked Kenyans to become bond traders
The ability to purchase bonds via cell phones will allow more Kenyans to have access to that investment class, writes Eric Ombok.
Banks back to screwing homeowners
Some mortgage lenders are violating a 2012 settlement deal by foreclosing on homeowners during payment reduction negotiations for weak reasons, writes Jon Prior.
Swiss regulator probing big banks over metal market manipulation
Switzerland’s competition watchdog is looking at several big banks to see if they are playing with the precious metals markets. Jessica Morris reports.
Lending Club responds to Treasury
Lending Club has responded to the Treasury Department’s earlier information. Find out what they said from Dan Primack.
SoFi nabs $1B for student loan refinancing
Another milestone for SoFi in what has proven to be a busy fall for alternative finance. Dan Primack has more.
EnergyFunders closes capital raise
The Houston-based platform is one of several energy-related operations in the state. Joe Martin reports.