Fintechs

Keeping tabs on Fintechs – Unicorns to Unicorpses

Fintechs 2018-07-12T16:41:13+00:00

JD Finance

JD Finance

JD Finance aims to improve the efficiency of the financial services sector by moderating and managing risks, operating seven key business drivers: Supply chain finance, consumer finance, crowd-funding, wealth management, payment services, insurance, and securities services. Its services include JingBaobei (microloan platform), Baitiao (crowd funding platform), Jintiao and Xiaobai (wealth […]...

Atom Bank

Atom Bank

Atom Bank offers a new experience on the app platform as a digital banking system. The Prudential Regulation Authority has authorised the Bank in conjunction with the Financial Conduct Authority regulation. Based in the UK, without any physical branches, users can conduct their banking services via their phone on a […]...

Kreditech

Kreditech

Delivering a broad scope of financial services with a focus on serving global consumers, Kreditech is a leading technology company. The business adopts big data, proprietary algorithms and automated workflows to acquire, identify and assist customers within short time frames. Self-learning algorithms support the sophistication of technology to provide optimal […]...

Lufax

Lufax

“Lufax” (Shanghai Lujiazui International Financial Asset Exchange) is China’s largest internet finance company, and is one of the world’s leading online marketplaces for the trading of financial assets. Its key play is in the use of big data and IT technologies to formulate advanced risk assessment models and implement risk […]...

Avant

Avant

Avant uses big data and machine-learning algorithms to offer highly customised, streamlined credit. It is one of the fastest-growing lending marketplaces and is seeking to lowering the barriers to borrowing for everyday consumers across a range of market segments....

Oscar

Oscar

Oscar is the brainchild of US technology and healthcare experts, seeking to transform the current state of the US healthcare system. The product uses big data to reinvent health care management and claims processing in an effort to increase transparency and reduce the cost of healthcare. The team behind Oscar […]...

Qudian (Qufenqi)

Qudian (Qufenqi)

Qufenqi offers smartphones, laptops and other consumer electronics devices to students and professionals in China on monthly instalment plans. Customers can flexibly chose from a range of down payment options and time periods. Qufenqi targets students and young professionals...

ZhongAn

ZhongAn

ZhongAn is an online property insurance play, specialising in the use of big data to automate underwriting and claims processes, design and tailor products, and create precision marketing campaigns and risk management strategies. The company is a joint venture between Alibaba Group Holding, Tencent Holdings and Ping An Insurance, and […]...

Ant Financial

Ant Financial

Ant Financial is recognised as a global leader in third-party payments, beginning its domination of the payments world as ‘Alipay’. Its focus is on using an open source ecosystem to provide financial services to small enterprises and individuals. Currently, it is responsible for a payments empire and runs businesses including […]...

Kabbage’s Kathryn Petralia Profile

Kabbage

Kathryn Petralia is not your typical FinTech founder. Where it would be common to see a FinTech company founded by technical men in Silicon Valley or New York City, Kathryn is a woman, she lives in Atlanta, she’s an English major who did not start out in tech, and now […]...