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eToro – social trading platform

eToro is the world’s leading social investment network, with more than 4.5 million registered users in over 170 countries and thousands of new accounts opened each day. eToro leads the social trading revolution through its community powered network, which enables every investor to see, follow and automatically copy the actions of other investors in real time. eToro’s mission is to revolutionize the way people access the financial markets and make their trading experience more social, simple, enjoyable and transparent.

By harnessing the wisdom of the crowd, every member of eToro’s social trading network benefits from accelerated information exchange, knowledge sharing and the ability to quickly identify the best investment opportunities. With a wide range of award-winning mobile and web-based social trading tools, eToro appeals to every level of trading expertise, and provides an investment experience like no other before.

www.etoro.com
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iwoca - online lending company

iwoca is transforming small business lending by offering flexible credit facilities to the millions of SMEs that are underserved by banks. Its technology­driven risk platform draws on thousands of data points to make faster, fairer credit decisions, allowing iwoca to lend a small business up to $150,000 within hours. With 7,500 transactions since its launch in 2012, iwoca is one of the fastest growing business credit providers in Europe. iwoca operates across the UK, Germany, Spain and Poland. iwoca is a founding member of Innovate Finance, the world’s first industry body for FinTech.

www.iwoca.co.uk
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Marqeta - open API issuer processor platform

Developer centric platforms businesses such as Amazon Web Services, Twilio, and SoundCloud have changed “the way things are done” in their respective industries. We think that the card payments industry is next.

Founded in 2010, Marqeta has re-invented the implementation of innovative payment card programs (credit, debit, prepaid), or the integration of card-based payments into a company’s business logic. The Marqeta platform provides the world’s first fully documented, open API issuer processor platform. Companies can build, issue, and deploy innovative payment, finance and commerce solutions with enormous control over what, where, and how purchases are authorized. Marqeta’s clients include Affirm, DoorDash, instacart, Kabbage and Square. Marqeta's platform integrates with Visa, MasterCard, and Discover and makes it easier than ever to make payments, receive payments, and to reward customers.

www.marqeta.com
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GetSafe - the first multiline digital insurer

GetSafe is the first single-platform, multiline digital insurer. Customers can individually tailor their insurance protection according to their needs, through GetSafe's mobile app or website. GetSafe is the easiest way to get the right protection and manage all insurance needs from one convenient interface.

getsafe.de
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Mambu - cloud-based digital banking platform

Mambu enables innovative banking providers to rapidly create, launch and service loan and deposit products through its cloud banking platform. An alternative to legacy core banking software, Mambu accelerates time to market for new consumer and SME banking products via digital channels, at a fraction of the cost. Established in 2011, the company has deployed in more with more than 130 locations in 33 countries worldwide, servicing a portfolio of more than a million accounts. Clients leverage Mambu’s banking engine to launch consumer and MSME-focused banking products in a digital-first business model seeking to serve underserved markets and disrupt traditional banking around the world.

www.mambu.com
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PayKey - social network payment provider

Changing consumer behavior is having a real impact on retail banking; a trend used by both FinTech start-ups and instant messaging services who offer dedicated peer-to-peer (“P2P”) payment services to engage customers. Paykey can help banks to compete effectively with these new threat to them.

Founded in 2015, PayKey enables banks’ customers to send and receive money on any social network, including Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, etc. PayKey offers a Software Development Kit (“SDK”) to banks. Using the SDK, banks can integrate Paykey’s payment functionality into their mobile apps, effectively “upgrading” them in the process. The payment functionality is accessed through a special PayKey keyboard containing an additional “payment button”. While the keyboard is an extension of the mobile banking app it is available in any other app on the user’s smartphone, providing access to P2P money transfers from within any instant messenger or social networking app.

PayKey’s first of its kind secured payment keyboard makes everyday banking easier and more efficient than ever before.

https://www.paykey.com/
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Bankin’

Bankin’ is the leading European personal finance management app for consumers and small businesses. Serving its users an overview of their personal finances, it also generates comprehensive, highly granular and thus very valuable financial profile data. These profiles are superior to any data a single bank could compile on its individual customers and help Bankin' to recommend users the best financial products and services tailored to their specific needs. Bankin’ is the primary interface for its users finances and has the potential to become a leading next generation financial intermediary.

www.bankin.com
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Omnyway

Omnyway empowers retailers, banks and brands to build a contextual digital commerce ecosystem that encourages shoppers to use their mobile phone for all aspects of their buying journey. Through dynamic data-rich interactions, Omnyway delivers personalized and relevant promotions, payment processing, and loyalty rewards in the most contextual way to shoppers, which increases average order value for businesses, as well as customer loyalty. Omnyway is based in San Francisco and led by senior executives with deep experience in payments, mobile, retail and commerce.

www.omnyway.com
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realbest - online transaction platform for residential properties

realbest is Germany's first online transaction platform for residential properties. The company has digitized the key steps of the sales process from providing sellers with a property valuation and matching them with brokers, to allowing buyers to reserve properties online. Real estate professionals, such as real estate agents or financial brokers, use realbest to generate new business, market properties, and exploit the full potential of their own client base. This helps homeowners complete transactions faster and with greater transparency, whilst obtaining the best price for their property.

www.realbest.de
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Payworks - next generation Point of Sale payment gateway technology

Payworks is the provider of next generation Point of Sale payment gateway technology. Developers of Point of Sale solutions for merchants can quickly and cost-efficiently integrate card payment functionality into their applications, and securely process EMV, contactless and mobile wallet transactions at the Point of Sale. With headquarters in Germany and offices in the U.K., the U.S. and Spain, Payworks provides its technology to leading acquirers and payment providers globally.

www.payworks.com
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Bought By Many - Digital Insurer

Bought By Many’s mission is to make insurance better for everyone. It analyses millions of online insurance searches to identify gaps in the market and consumers’ frustrations with existing insurance offers. It then creates unique products to fulfil the unmet demand or negotiates exclusive deals with partner insurers for members of its groups for specific needs. It has over 500,000 members and more than 300 groups, including travel insurance for people with cancer and pet insurance for staffie owners. The company was founded in 2012 by Steven Mendel and Guy Farley. Bought By Many has won numerous awards and accolades, including the Innovation in Insurance Award at the Fintech Innovation Awards 2016, it was included in the FinTech50 list in 2016 and named as a ‘ones to watch’ company in the 2017 Sunday Times Tech Track.

www.boughtbymany.com