The Daily Dig for Wednesday, August 12

Australia’s flourishing alt-fi scene

Australia is home to a vibrant alt-fi sectors and traditional banks better take notice, writes Frank Chung.

Lending Home seeing growth

Following large investments from big players, San Francisco-based Lending Home is seeing its residential mortgage business expand. Mark Calvey reports.

Swindled Madoff clients exacts revenge with blog

Helen Chaitman almost lost everything thanks to Bernie Madoff. She dusted herself off and started the blog in response, writes Eliot Blair Smith.

MBA’s making their mark in P2P world

Entrepreneurs with MBA’s find there are many opportunities to apply what they learned on the job, writes Seb Murray.