Back on Track: Viewpoints from the Large Consumer Lenders.

Panelists include: Sameer Gulati, Lending Club; David Kimball, Prosper Marketplace; Suk Shah, Avant; Jeffrey Meiler, Marlette Funding; Moderator: Jon Barlow

In 2016 the online consumer lenders had an unexpected downturn; platforms experienced a capital markets crunch as well as concerns over credit quality; this panel with some of the largest consumer online lenders explores their expected growth going forward; despite the pullback, the major lenders continued to underwrite a significant amount of loans and believe growth for their businesses will return albeit in a more measured way; panelists discuss changing platform strategies and the focus on profitability.