Can banks compete in small business lending? Alternative lenders say no.

Alternative lenders are disparaging banks: See how we’re helping traditional lenders compete. In a recent direct mail campaign from Funding Circle, the alternative lender is presenting alternative facts as well. We’ve played Mythbusters with their “facts” and presented data from real bank lenders using Mirador’s digital small business lending platform. Myth: The process takes months. […]

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You’re Invited: FinTech Industry Update Webinar

Join us for a FinTech Industry Update Webinar Hosted by Trevor Dryer, CEO & Co-Founder of Mirador. Date: Tuesday, August 22 Time: 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Duration: 60 minutes Register for the webinar.  The world of FinTech is continuously evolving, new players are entering and continue to push further innovation in the marketplace. In this webinar, Trevor Dryer, CEO & Co-Founder […]

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Last Month in D.C.

Small business lending continues as a favorite topic with policymakers in Washington, DC.  As the Trump Administration adds staff and nominates individuals for key policy positions, some key posts were vacated this month.  Discussion on the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau persist while the Bureau pushes forward with their efforts to obtain data […]

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Mirador CEO Quoted in Letter from Rep. Velazquez and Sen. Shaheen

Our recent op-ed, Killing CDFIs would make a bad situation worse for businesses, was featured  in an open letter from Representative Velazquez and Senator Shaheen to Steven Mnuchin, Secretary, Department of the Treasury, and Mick Mulvaney, Director, Office of Management of Budget. The letter detailed the concerns of the congresswomen and their constituents, specifically the concern […]

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Mirador in Chicago at Barlow’s Business Banking Conference

Monday, May 22, CEO and Co-Founder, Trevor Dryer will be presenting a best practices session at Barlow’s Annual Business Banking Conference exploring Leveraging Technology to Increase Customer Engagement and Profitability. Small businesses are the key to this country’s future economic growth. Mirador is the leading front-end small business lending platform and a trusted solution supporting banks […]

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OpEd Published in BankThink

This article originally appeared in American Banker on April 21, 2017. Link. BankThink: Killing CDFIs would make a bad situation worse for small business By Trevor Dryer Small-business growth and job creation positively impacts the U.S. economy, but a gap exists in small businesses’ access to cost-effective credit, hurting their ability to subsist, much less […]

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