Finicity’s Combating the Emerging COVID Credit Crisis report was used by The Financial Brand as it described how banks and credit unions can prepare to serve their customers in a recession unlike any they have seen.

You can read the full article at The Financial Brand.

Using Finicity’s survey report data, you can read about the impact of Covid-19 on consumers and their credit. Many have experienced a financial blow, and expect to be reeling from the consequences for the foreseeable future.

You can read the full article here.

CEO Steve Smith talks about how embracing digitization and implementing a more transparent credit decisioning process can help small businesses in today’s challenging circumstances. Read the full article at SmallBizDaily.

Finicity CEO Steve Smith spoke to Banking Dive about the Mastercard deal, how it compares to Visa’s plans with Plaid, and the future of open banking in the U.S. Read the full Q&A at Banking Dive’s website.

In a discussion with Squawk on the Street’s Jim Cramer, Michael Miebach, Mastercard president and incoming CEO, discusses the acquisition of Finicity for $825 million as well as how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted business.

Watch the video below or watch it on CNBC’s website.

Craig Vosburg, Mastercard North America President, joins Yahoo Finance’s Brian Sozzi and Alexis Christoforous on The First Trade to break down the details of its $825 million dollar purchase of the financial data company Finicity.

Watch the full interview on Yahoo! Finance’s website.

American Banker’s Penny Crosman discusses how data aggregation and open banking platforms are becoming viewed as the next steps in transforming the financial services and payment processing industry.

Read the full article on American Banker’s website ($).

Mastercard’s acquisition of Finicity for $825 million is the second big money Utah acquisition of 2020. The Deseret News’ Art Raymond writes about the fit between Finicity and Mastercard, as well as where Finicity fits in Silicon Slopes and the Utah tech scene.

Read the full article on the Deseret News’ website.

Over 20 governments, nonprofits, and businesses have joined together to create the new Trust over IP (ToIP) Foundation. “The ToIP Foundation has the promise to provide the digital trust layer that was missing in the original design of the Internet and to trigger a new era of human possibility,” said Jim Zemlin, executive director at the Linux Foundation.

Read more about how Finicity is joining other industry leaders to advance digital trust standards. 


Steve Smith discusses the complex interconnected and interdependent U.S. data ecosystem. Everyone from private companies, government institutions, data access providers, and other stakeholders must all work together to meet consumer demands and protection while driving innovation. Read how consumer-centered data sharing can provide dramatic lift for both companies and consumers across industries.