The Difference Between Tools and Solutions for Digitization Initiatives

When you make a substantial technology platform investment for your company, are you thinking: “I’d like to deploy a system where I can take the most mundane aspects of my processes and get better at them?” Or do you think…

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What Traditional Lenders can Learn from Sears & Walmart

The divergence of digitization in commercial lending is comparable to the retail wars of the past three decades. Consider the paths of two retail giants in the late 20th century: Sears and Walmart. Sears embraced traditional brick and mortar stores,…

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Ocrolus Update – 9/29/19

Welcome to your weekly Ocrolus Update – 9/29/19! Here’s a curated list of industry news, recommended reads, fundraising announcements, and some laughs. Please drop us a line if you have any tips or content that you want to see in the…

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Ocrolus Update – 9/22/19

Welcome to your weekly Ocrolus Update – 9/22/19! Here’s a curated list of industry news, recommended reads, fundraising announcements, and some laughs. Please drop us a line if you have any tips or content that you want to see…

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Ocrolus Update – 9/8/19

Welcome to your weekly Ocrolus Update – 9/8/19! Here’s a curated list of industry news, recommended reads, fundraising announcements, and some laughs. Please drop us a line if you have any tips or content that you want to see…

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Investor Insights: Regulation of Human Behavioral Data is Coming

Investor Insights is an Ocrolus guest blog series featuring prominent voices from the investment community. The series highlights industry trends, funding culture, and observations about the fintech space. Today’s author, David Magerman, is the co-founder and Managing Partner at Differential…

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Ocrolus Update – 9/1/19

Welcome to your weekly Ocrolus Update – 9/1/19! Here’s a curated list of industry news, recommended reads, fundraising announcements, and some laughs. Please drop us a line if you have any tips or content that you want to see…

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Ocrolus Update – 8/25/19

Welcome to your weekly Ocrolus Update – 8/25/19! Here’s a curated list of industry news, recommended reads, fundraising announcements, and some laughs. Please drop us a line if you have any tips or content that you want to see in…

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Online Lending Fraud: Loan Stacking

In 2015, a TransUnion study of lenders in the FinTech industry found that loan stacking represented $39 million of $497 million in charge-offs. At the same time, the number of borrowers engaged in loan stacking doubled between 2013 and 2015. …

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Investor Insights: Why Data As Infrastructure Leads to “Owning the Pipes”

Investor Insights is an Ocrolus guest blog series featuring prominent voices from the investment community. The series highlights industry trends, funding culture, and observations about the fintech space. Today’s author, Amias Gerety, is a Partner at QED Investors. QED…

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