November is off to a busy start, with a full slate of events.  Last week, Ram spoke at the Credit Suisse FinTech Conference in San Francisco; Kevin spoke at the American Banker Marketplace Lending Conference in NYC.  This week, Ram will be at the Wharton/Kellogg CIO Leaders in Investing Summit in NYC, speaking on the ‘Disruptor Discussions’ Panel on Wednesday @ 1PM.

Securitization news continued to lead the headlines…and thankfully featured references to our newly-launched Marketplace Lending Securitization Tracker.

  • Jefferies Preps Consumer-Loan Deal (AB Alert, 11/6/15, attached) Update on the $130M issuance planned by Jefferies based on LoanDepot originations.  Note citation to PeerIQ’s tracker for sector background.
  • The Uberization of Money (WSJ, 11/6/15) A broad survey piece on opportunities and risks that innovation is bringing across the fintech landscape.