CommonBond announces key hire

Student loan lending platform CommonBond has hired former Citigroup Vice President Vinayak Gurjar as Chief Risk Officer. Mr. Gurjar is charged with oversight of CommonBond’s risk management strategy and underwriting guidelines. “As CommonBond continues to expand its footprint as a leading ...

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The Daily Dig for Monday, Oct. 20

Banks changing the way they do things seems to be the theme of today’s Daily Dig.   Crowdfunding, meet Bitcoin Cryptocurrency and crowdfunding are combining to create new sites focusing on decentralized crowdfunding by removing the middleman.  Sandrine Ayral explains ...

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The Daily Dig for Sunday, June 22

Crowdfunding companies on top disruptors list Kickstarter, Lending Club and AngelList are three crowdfunding-related companies to make CNBC’s Disruptor list.  J.D. Alois has more. LeVar Burton discusses next steps Now that his Kickstarter campaign has brought in enough money, LeVar ...

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