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How Greenwood became the most hyped startup in black America

23 mins | Apr 17, 2022
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Can their fintech company actually repair centuries of racist banking? Despite the little banking knowledge of founders Paul Judge and Ryan Glove, 700,000 believers still joined the exclusive waitlist for Greenwood. But what actually is the platform? For some, a social reckoning; for others, a new way to leverage the financial gap in America. Here, Brett Pulley and Jordyn Holman take a closer look into the fintech phenomenon, whose mission is to vindicate "more than 400 years of mistreatment and marginalization of Black people by financial institutions."
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