Alternative Data

Why Big Tech Is Dominating the Financial Services Sector

Big Tech companies have made it clear: they won’t just settle for Silicon Vall...

Honor Donnie  |  October 17, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  

What the FHFA Ruling Means for the Future of Alter...

The recent FHFA ruling approves the use of alternative data in credit scoring, w...

Rai Dey  |  October 3, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  |  ID Verification  

Majority of U.S. Adults Are Willing to Share Utili...

Urjanet surveyed more than 300 U.S.-based adults to better understand consumer s...

Amy Hou  |  September 13, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  

3 Reasons for Lenders to Give Decline Traffic a Se...

Though credit scoring has rapidly evolved over the past few years, one thing has...

Cole Greenberg  |  July 26, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  

The Stepping Stone to Self-Sovereign Identity

The ideal future of self-sovereign identity is still mostly hypothetical, but th...

Olivia Fowler  |  June 18, 2019   |  ID Verification  

True or False: Utility Payments Directly Affect Yo...

Rumor has it that consumers' utility payments automatically contribute to their ...

Asia Casey  |  June 11, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  

Guppy Blazes the Trail for Financial Inclusion

Built on blockchain technology, Guppy’s unique model expands the opportunity f...

Asia Casey  |  May 2, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  |  Urjanet News  

Alternative Data: A Risk Management or Revenue Tool?

Risk or revenue – why not both? Alternative data benefits both risk managers a...

Asia Casey  |  April 4, 2019   |  Credit & Lending  

With Alternative Data, Global Financial Inclusion ...

With the help of fintech incubation, regulatory change, and institutional innova...

Asia Casey  |  March 14, 2019   |  Credit & Lending