Fintech Leader OppLoans Appoints Stacee Hasenbalg to Chief Compliance Officer Role

Highly regarded compliance and regulatory expert joins rapidly growing firm.

Chicago, IL, Sep 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - OppLoans, the nation's leading socially responsible online lender, has announced the appointment of Stacee Hasenbalg to the role of Chief Compliance Officer. Ms. Hasenbalg has held positions in banking and financial services for more than 20 years, including the role of Associate General Counsel, US Regulatory Liaison at Bank of Montreal, and Chief Compliance Officer at Avant. At OppLoans, Hasenbalg will join the executive team leading the company's compliance and risk oversight function to ensure maximal transparency and efficiency as the firm delivers financing to underbanked consumers.

Ms. Hasenbalg has vast experience advising financial organizations on legal and compliance matters, governance, and regulatory compliance under the BSA/AML/Patriot Act, Dodd-Frank and other consumer finance and securities regulations. She holds a J.D. from UC Berkeley, and a B.A. from Purdue University.

"Stacee Hasenbalg is a recognized authority in her field," said Jared Kaplan, CEO of OppLoans. "Her legal experience in financial services and unparalleled regulatory knowledge distinguish her. But most importantly, she believes in our mission as passionately as we do. Stacee will be a valuable leader at OppLoans as we cement our reputation as the best and most responsible home for non-traditional lending."

Hasenbalg added, "OppLoans has delivered socially responsible financial options to nearly 200,000 Americans who had nowhere else to turn. I am excited to contribute to the mission of providing much-needed credit to this underserved segment."

About OppLoans

OppLoans is one of the highest-rated online lenders and service providers in the industry. With fast funding, significantly lower rates, total transparency, and unmatched customer service, OppLoans provides non-prime borrowers a reliable alternative to payday lending.

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