Press Coverage

Press Articles

September 8, 2020
Nat Hoopes Leaving the Marketplace Lending Association
Peter Renton, Lend Academy
August 11, 2020
How to Get a Personal Loan in a COVID-19 Economy
Annie Millerbernd, NerdWallet
June 29, 2020
Fintech Upstart to offer AI-powered auto lending
Vaidik Trivedi, Auto Finance News
June 25, 2020
Upstart expands into auto lending
Dan Ennis, Banking Dive
June 24, 2020
Online lender Upstart launches auto loan platform
Penny Crosman, American Banker
March 10, 2020
America's Best Startup Employers
Vicky Valet, Forbes
February 12, 2020
The Future Of Personal Finance: Fintech 50 2020
Kelly Anne Smith, Forbes
January 25, 2020
A College Degree Can Now Help You Get A Loan
Derek Newton, Forbes
January 8, 2020
How Innovative Banks Scale Consumer Loans
Amber Buker, Bank Director
December 26, 2019
You may have to give more personal data to get personal loan
Annie Millerbernd, Associated Press
December 11, 2019
Upstart to help banks pay off customers' credit card bills
Penny Crosman, American Banker
December 2, 2019
Online Lending Platform Refines the Science of Underwriting
David McCann, CFO Magazine
November 1, 2019
Could AI work at your community bank?
Karen Epper Hoffman, Independent Banker
October 21, 2019
The banks warming to AI-based lending
Penny Crosman, American Banker
October 15, 2019
This financial planner racked up $12,000 in credit-card debt
Andrew Keshner, MarketWatch
October 15, 2019
Fintech grabs office space in Bay Meadows in San Mateo
Blanca Torres, San Francisco Business Times
September 29, 2019
Wedding Loans Are In Vogue; Should You Say Yes To One?
Kelly Anne Smith, Forbes
August 8, 2019
Where You Went to College May Matter on Your Loan Application
Yuka Hayashi, Wall Street Journal
July 25, 2019
Fintech CEO Suggests Sandbox For Nontraditional Data Use
Philip Rosenstein, Law360
July 8, 2019
The pros and cons of taking out so-called 'Wedding Loans'
Rachel Cruze, Good Morning America
June 19, 2019
Silicon Valley CEO sees big growth in firm's 'second home' in Columbus
Tristan Navera, Columbus Business First
June 10, 2019
How to Stop Fearing AI
Dave Girouard, CEO and Co-Founder, Upstart
April 26, 2019
Exclusive: Silicon Valley firm to bring 100 jobs to Short North tower
Tristan Navera, Columbus Business First
April 8, 2019
Online lender Upstart eyes expansion after latest funding round
Nathan DiCamillo, American Banker
February 25, 2019
Ex-Googlers' AI lending startup opens Columbus office, aims for 250 jobs
Carrie Ghose, Columbus Business First
December 10, 2018
Upstart Riding Automation and Bank Partnerships to Profitability
Peter Renton, LendIt Fintech News
November 18, 2018
Tech-driven loan firm Upstart to open local office
Tim Feran, The Columbus Dispatch
March 21, 2018
Podcast with Jungwon Byun, Head of Growth at Upstart
Dipika Sen, Wharton Fintech Podcast
February 13, 2018
Upstart Named to Forbes Fintech 50 2018
Forbes staff, Forbes Magazine
February 7, 2018
Big Data vs. the Credit Gap
Colin Wilhelm, Politico Magazine
November 15, 2017
Upstart Slashes Cost of Funds with Latest Securitization
Sasha Padbidri, Global Capital
October 23, 2017
Upstart’s Top Lawyer Embraces Fintech’s Legal Gray Areas
Chris Bruce, Bloomberg Law
September 15, 2017
Good News for Fintech Seen in CFPB's No-Action Move
Penny Crosman, American Banker
September 14, 2017
CFPB Gives Boost to New Ways of Vetting Customers for Credit
Peter Rudegeair, Wall Street Journal
June 6, 2017
Upstart Consumer Lender Launches First Securitization
Allison Bisbey, Asset Securitization Report (American Banker)
May 16, 2017
The Tesla of Alternative Lending
deBanked, Gerelyn Terzo
May 10, 2016
Loans Based on a Borrower’s Potential
badcredit.org, Lauren Keys
March 9, 2016
Upstart Review
Merchant Maverick, Bianca Crouse
February 1, 2016
10 Questions with Anna Counselman
Women of Silicon Valley
January 8, 2016
How FinTech Is Changing Business (and Bank Accounts)
Business.com, Ryne Landers
December 22, 2015
Upstart Personal Loan Review: Your Credit Score Isn’t Everything
NerdWallet, Amrita Jayakumar
December 8, 2015
Online Lenders Woo Students and Homebuyers
Huffington Post, Shindy Chen
December 3, 2015
How Does Your Leadership Team Rate?
First Round Review
October 21, 2015
The Millennial Opportunity: Dave Girouard Talks About Upstart Lending
Crowdfunding Insider, Midori Yoshimura
October 8, 2015
At Online Lender Upstart, Academic Achievement Helps Millennials Land Loans
International Business Times, Maria Gallucci
September 28, 2015
How Upstart Empowers a Team of Initiators
33Voices, Jenna Abdou
September 28, 2015
Upstart Ready To Transform Underwriting
Bankless Times, Tony Zerucha
August 17, 2015
Whom To Trust
The Economist
August 10, 2015
How To Make Decisions More Efficiently
Fast Company, Dave Girouard
August 5, 2015
New Idea To Determine Credit Score
CNBC, Power Lunch
July 26, 2015
Using Algorithms to Determine Character
New York Times, Quentin Hardy
July 21, 2015
Speed As A Habit
First Round Review
July 16, 2015
Lending Platform Upstart Grabs $35M
peHub, Iris Dorbian
July 16, 2015
Online lender Upstart raises $35M in Series C funding
Silicon Valley Business Journal, Gina Hall
July 15, 2015
Upstart Raises $35 Million
Business Insider, Eugene Kim
June 17, 2015
Peer to Peer Lending Sites Review
The Lending Mag, Warren Lee
June 12, 2015
Four Non-Tradition Money Lenders For Millennials
The Christian Science Monitor, Brittany Lyte
June 9, 2015
Upstart Demo
LendIt Conference 2015
May 27, 2015
Emerging Online Lending Leaders
LendIt USA 2015
April 6, 2015
VPC hikes up Upstart investment to $500 mln
PE HUB, Iris Dorbian
January 26, 2015
Trading College for Credit: Interview with Paul Gu of Upstart
Under 30 CEO, Michael Luchies
January 21, 2015
Young, Broke and Creditworthy
Forbes, Laura Shin
January 21, 2015
A Piece of the Action
Forbes, Laura Shin
December 24, 2014
Upstart’s CEO Sees Boom and Shakeout in Online Lending in 2015
Xconomy, Bernadette Tansey
December 17, 2014
Your Next Loan Shouldn’t Be From a Bank
Money Talks News, Maryalene LaPonsie
December 11, 2014
Strapped for college cash? New ways to borrow
CNBC, Kelli B. Grant
November 18, 2014
Risk Analysis: Is It Based On The Big Data Picture?
Dataversity, Jennifer Zaino
October 29, 2014
Get Out of Credit Card Debt -- With a Little Help From Your Peers
Huffington Post, Shindy Chen
October 29, 2014
P2P Lending
Wharton FinTech blog, Sasha Dobrolioubov
October 22, 2014
Bloomberg Radio
The Bloomberg Advantage, Kathleen Hays and Vonnie Quinn
October 16, 2014
Upstart: An Elegant Lending Platform for a More Civilized Age
Wall Street Cheat Sheet, Dan Ritter
July 8, 2014
An Alternative Lender Whose Credit Reviews Are Academic
American Banker, Sarah Todd
June 25, 2014
Your New Loan Officer Is Software
Forbes, Tom Groenfeldt
June 25, 2014
Upstart Loans Review – Benefiting Borrowers with Unique Underwriting
(P)eer & Social Lending, Ryan Lichtenwald
June 23, 2014
Upstart Makes Changes Today That Benefit Investors
Lend Academy, Peter Renton
May 22, 2014
Betting On Consumer Lending To Millennials
Fox Business, After The Bell
May 9, 2014
The Intrinsic Humanity of the Online Lending Revolution
Lending Memo, Simon Cunningham
April 23, 2014
Upstart offers loans for coding boot camps
SF Chronicle, Kathleen Pender
April 23, 2014
Upstart Offers 3-Year Loans To Help Recent College Grads
Silicon Beat, Heather Somerville