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Euro Crisis: What is the Connection between Hypothecation and the Future of Money?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 20, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger On the weekend, I read a rather alarming commentary by David Stockman European Banking System is on the Verge of Collapse. While this analysis clearly highlights...

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Outsourcing Loan Origination to P2P Lending Retailers

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 17, 2009

Despite predictions that loan origination volumes could drop 40%-60% in 2010 in segments like the US mortgage market (source:  “Mortgage Workers:  Keep, Cut, Transfer,” American Banker, 4 November 2009), Gartner...

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FSNs as Technology Vendors

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 13, 2009

Stessa Cohen and Kristin Moyer here.  Financial social networks (FSNs) have been struggling of late, as evidenced by things like regulatory challenges, the exit of Zopa from the US market...

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If Banks Won't Play Ball, Just Give the Ball to Someone Else...(Like P2P Networks)

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 9, 2008

Alistair Newton here. We are watching governments across the world pouring ever growing amounts of their shrinking funds into their global and domestic banking groups, to support their very existence...

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"I Just Put All My Money into Prosper"

by Kristin Moyer  |  November 21, 2008

Kristin Moyer and Alistair Newton here.  This is what one of the media guys at our Spring Symposium told a Gartner analyst recently:  "You didn't talk about Prosper in your...

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