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ONLINE MORTGAGE LENDING REPORT: How the largest banks are striking back against Rocket Mortgage (Quicken Loans) and other lenders in the $9 trillion US mortgage market

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This is a preview of The Online Mortgage Lending Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more fintech coverage with Fintech Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing finance news and analysis to your inbox. Despite the mortgage space representing the largest US lending market — with debt sitting at...
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The 15 richest people in India, ranked

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Most of India’s richest billionaires lost money in 2019, according to Forbes. But Mumbai-based businessman Mukesh Ambani remained the richest person in India in 2019 for the 12th year in a row, with a net worth of $58.4 billion at the end of the year, according to Forbes’ Real Time Billionaires ranking. India’s richest people...
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FREE SLIDE DECK: The Future of Fintech

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Digital disruption is affecting every aspect of the fintech industry. Over the past five years, fintech has established itself as a fundamental part of the global financial services ecosystem. Fintech startups have raised, and continue to raise, billions of dollars annually. At the same time, incumbent financial institutions are getting in on the act, and...
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These are the 11 best performing S&P 500 stocks of 2019

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The S&P 500 index is on track to post its biggest yearly gain in two decades, jumping 29% in 2019 as the year brings major gains for nearly all investments. The index closed at a record high on Thursday, driven higher by Amazon’s “record-breaking” holiday sales and Apple stock’s three-day winning streak. The S&P 500’s...
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These 3 people hold the fate of hundreds of local newspapers in their hands after a private equity and hedge fund feeding frenzy

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Local newspapers have been rocked by consolidation and closures, as digital advertising revenue has not been able to replace print advertisements. Hedge funds and private equity firms have scooped up hundreds of local news sources over the years, with three firms — Alden Global, Fortress, and Chatham Asset Management — now pulling the strings behind...
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11 mind-blowing facts about Texas’ economy

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Texas is experiencing a booming economy these days, with rapid advancements in many sectors not traditionally associated with the Lone Star State. Petroleum products remain the state’s largest export, but advanced computer and machinery components account for five of its 10 main exports. Here are 11 amazing and unexpected facts about the Texan economy that...
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