The fintech space continues to be competitive and drama-filled


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Busy, busy, busy

It was a busy week in startup and venture lands, and the fintech space was no exception.

In the venture world, I reported on Peter Ackerson’s departure from Fin Capital earlier this year and the fact that he has since started a new venture firm called Audere Capital. The circumstances around his departure remain fuzzy, but one source speculated that tension arose between Ackerson and Fin founding partner Logan Allin over some of the goings-on…

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