auxmoney GmbH – Kasernenstraße 67, 40213 Düsseldorf
auxmoney is a digital lending platform for consumer loans in Europe. Through unique risk models and digital processes, auxmoney is able to provide access to credit for more people. auxmoney is a pioneer in promoting financial inclusion.
Chartered Investment Germany GmbH – Fürstenwall 172a, 40217 Düsseldorf
Chartered Investment is a fintech company in the field of financial engineering. Chartered owns several innovative technology platform solutions that will be essential to the global financial industry in the future. These include the securitisation platform OPUS, the indices platform LIXX and the tokenisation platform eSEC. Through its technologies, Chartered is able to provide viable solutions as an independent CMaaS (Capital Markets as a Service) provider for banks, insurances, financial services providers, asset managers, and other professional participants of the financial market. Chartered Investment, based in Düsseldorf, Germany, was founded in 2013 and has implemented solutions totalling more than €4 billion for over 100 B2B clients in seven markets.
creditshelf AG – Mainzer Landstraße 33a, 60329 Frankfurt am Main
creditshelf shapes digital SME financing in Germany and arranges bank-independent, flexible financing solutions via its constantly growing network. Through creditshelf, SME entrepreneurs gain easy access to attractive alternative financing solutions, institutional investors can invest directly in German SMEs, and creditshelf’s partners can support their clients as innovative providers of new credit solutions. The core of the creditshelf platform is a data-driven risk analysis as well as unbureaucratic, fast and digital processes. The entire value chain comes from a single source. The creditshelf platform is used to select suitable credit projects, analyze potential borrowers’ credit quality, provide credit scoring, and determine risk-adequate
pricing. creditshelf has also been listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2018.
CrossLend GmbH – Kemperplatz 1, 10785 Berlin
CrossLend is a fintech company providing „end-to-end“ solutions for credit asset transactions and loan securitizations. Our mission is to make the global credit and investment ecosystem more efficient, transparent and profitable. CrossLend is regulated by BaFiN and CSSF and backed by a number of renowned capital providers from Europe and the US. Since its establishment in 2014, CrossLend has been gaining experience in processing credit data and developing standardized technologies in digital debt management.
Estateguru Germany GmbH – Kurfürstendamm 165, 10707 Berlin
Estateguru is a pan-European digital lender for real estate secured loans for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and carefully selected investment opportunities for private and institutional investors worldwide. We are developing a digital and borderless ecosystem for real estate financing and investment in Europe and beyond. We connect different service providers, SMEs and investors in a single marketplace. This is how we create something unique that other financial institutions cannot offer: A seamless, cross-border and digital service for borrowers and investors. The team of 120 professionals with 18 different nationalities is based in Tallinn (HQ), Riga, Vilnius, Helsinki, Berlin, Yerevan and Manchester.
INVESDOR AG – Joachimsthaler Straße 30, 10719 Berlin
Invesdor Group is a European digital lender. It offers a wide range of investment services for private investors and digital financing solutions on an equity and debt basis for companies. Placements are made publicly or as private placements. It holds pan-European ECSPR license and is active in the core markets of Germany, Austria and Finland. INVESDOR Group was formed in 2021 from the merger of the three platforms Kapilendo (since 2015), Finnest (since 2015) and INVESDOR (since 2012).
nordIX AG – Ludwig-Erhard-Straße 1, 20459 Hamburg
Since its foundation in 2009, nordIX AG has specialized in investments in fixed-income securities and derivatives, currently manages several hundred million euros in various mutual and special funds, and supports institutional investors in investing in the bond markets. With the nordIX European Consumer Credit fund (ISIN: DE000A2P37M1) launched in April 2021, nordIX has made digitally originated consumer loans available to investors in a mutual fund for the first time. In addition to classic installment loans, the fund invests in buy now pay later loans and keeps an open mind to also invest in secured consumer finance.
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AUTHADA GmbH – Julius-Reiber-Str. 15A, 64293 Darmstadt
AUTHADA is active in the field of digital identities and signatures. With AUTHADA’s solutions, processes such as customer onboarding or credit agreements can be offered and handled without media discontinuity and digitally, efficiently and legally secure. As early as 2013, our founders conducted research at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in the areas of secure communication, encryption and identification in the digital space. With AUTHADA, the smartphone becomes a reader for the ID card – a revolution for existing identification procedures. Mobile, fast and secure legitimization is carried out via the NFC interface on the smartphone. This allows potential customers to conveniently carry out an identification with eID and PIN anywhere and around the clock – the electronic identity of the identity card (eID) is transmitted in ten seconds and certified by the Federal Office for Information Security. Personal data is encrypted at all times – even for AUTHADA – and is deleted immediately after transmission.
BSS GmbH – Flößaustraße 22, 90763 Fürth
BSS and its sub-brand identify is one of only four providers in Germany of digital identity solutions with a particular focus on the provision of BaFin and AML compliant video identifications and the ensuing digital onboarding process. Our specific strength lies in maximising the conversion rates of our partners, who seek to onboard merchants and their customers in a seamless, timely and user-friendly manner. Our definition of the identification process covers not just the confirmation of the identity of natural persons, but also the authentication and verification of all business documentation in one single process, as well as digital contract signing. We cover the whole digital identity value chain – that is to say digital onboarding and the ongoing due diligence necessary to ensure continual AML conformity. Furthermore, we also offer classic inside sales services such as new customer acquisition and first and second level customer support. Rapidly expanding, we plan to increase our headcount from 120 to 200 members of staff in 2023 and to widen our industry focus to include new customers outside of the payments and e-commerce arena which is our current area of expertise. GDPR, BaFin and AML compliance is a matter of course, our services can also be offered in a white label setting if required.
CRX Markets AG – Landsberger Straße 93, 80339 München
CRX Markets is a European marketplace for working capital financing. By trading receivables and payables, companies can optimize their cash flow through our global marketplace. Across all our products, companies can access a diversified liquidity pool. Today, our focus is on working capital financing for mid to large-sized companies operating on a global scale. CRX Markets is based in Munich, Germany, and was founded in 2012. Today, our international team drives the ongoing development of the marketplace and the onboarding of additional clients and investors.
DEBTVISION GmbH – Fritz-Elsas-Straße 31, 70174 Stuttgart
DEBTVISION operates a digital marketplace on which companies, investors and arrangers are directly connected to each other in order to make the bonded loan (Schuldschein) marketing process efficient and transparent. Via the platform, investors can access all relevant information and documents, manage their subscription requests and contact borrowers and arrangers directly in case of questions. DEBTVISION convinces with a steady deal flow and an efficient and continuously growing network of professional Schuldschein investors. As a joint venture of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and Börse Stuttgart, DEBTVISION offers a unique combination of platform expertise and experienced capital market experts.
d-fine GmbH – An der Hauptwache 7, 60313 Frankfurt am Main
d-fine is a European consulting company focusing on analytical and quantitative challenges and the development of sustainable technological solutions. The combination of hundreds of employees with a scientific background and many years of practical experience enables custom-fit, efficient and sustainable implementations for our more than two hundred customers from all business sectors.
Deloitte Consulting GmbH – Rosenheimer Platz 4, 81669 München
Deloitte is a global provider of audit and assurance, risk advisory, tax advisory, financial advisory and consulting and related services; legal services are provided in Germany by Deloitte Legal. The global network of member firms and affiliates in more than 150 countries (together the „Deloitte organization“) provides services to four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies.
Exaloan AG – Moselstraße 27, 60329 Frankfurt am Main
Exaloan is a Frankfurt-based fintech specializing in the development of software and ML-based applications in the digital credit market. We provide institutional investors with a modern analytics platform and help them gain access to leading lending platforms worldwide. Through our integrated Loansweeper software, they not only gain access to a new asset class, but can simultaneously define a dynamic and standardized investment process in individual digital loans, as well as have it automated. In addition to intermediation technology, Exaloan, as an independent third party, quantifies the individual investment opportunities in terms of their probability of default and provides this information for relative consideration in investment decisions.
finpair GmbH – Friedrichswall 10, 30159 Hannover
„finpair“ is a digital platform for bonded loans (Schuldscheine) that is exclusively committed to the interests of investors and issuers. The idea was developed as part of a digitalization initiative of NORD/LB. The fintech team, based in Hanover, is made up of bonded loan specialists with many years of market, structuring, and placement experience, as well as IT specialists with relevant experience.
Hegner & Möller GmbH – Bornholmer Straße 72, 10439 Berlin
Hegner & Möller GmbH was founded in 1991 by Lutz Hegner and Carsten Möller as a law firm for finance and real estate. From the beginning, the focus and claim was on a cross-market credit offer of the most diverse participants, in order to arrange the best possible loan alternative for the end customer as a consumer or entrepreneur. Even as one of the pioneers of fully digitalized, cross-bank loan brokerage, we have never lost sight of the importance of the individual expertise of our individual consultants as bankers. In this combination, we have been offering a P2P real estate loan since 2015 as the first association-regulated brokerage company in the field of „non-bank lending“ in Germany, which grants loans secured by land registers through private investors.
HmcS Gesellschaft für Forderungsmanagement mbH – Brüsseler Straße 7, 30539 Hannover
HmcS is a specialist when it comes to servicing loans, processing reduction portfolios and handling problem loans. Focused on the requirements of the financial industry, it offers high-performance services, integrated into innovative digital solutions, for efficient credit management that is fit for the future.
HYPOFACT AG – Am Borsigturm 27, 13507 Berlin
HYPOFACT AG is a Berlin-based, owner-managed company specializing in financing. Founded in 2007, we operate as an intermediary for private and commercial financing in Germany. Customers receive qualified advice and the best financing solutions and conditions on the market via regional brand partners and the head office in Berlin. As a provider-independent broker, we offer access to all relevant credit institutions and platform financiers in Germany. As a hybrid system, we work in a partially digitalized way and, within the value chain between those seeking money and financiers, practically take on the role of an intermediary platform. The range of services includes solutions for all needs and topics related to the financing of small and large wishes and projects. With our new business segment FACTS42, we are taking a new path as a platform.
IDnow GmbH – Auenstraße 100, 80469 München
IDnow is an identity proofing platform provider in Europe with a vision to make the connected world a safer place. The IDnow platform provides a broad portfolio of identity verification solutions, ranging from automated to human-assisted from purely online to point-of-sale, each of them optimized for user conversion rates and security.
In 2021, IDnow acquired the French market leader for identity technology, ARIADNEXT, and the German identity Trust Management AG, enabling IDnow to offer its customers one of the broadest identification solutions through a single, integrated platform.
The company has offices in Germany, United Kingdom, and France and is backed by renowned institutional investors, including Corsair Capital and Seventure Partners. Its portfolio of over 900 international clients spans a wide range of industries, and includes leading international players, such as Uni Credit, Telefonica, Sixt, Crédit Agricole, BNP, and Munich Re, as well as digital champions like N26, Solarisbank, Younited Credit, Boursorama, Klarna and Tier mobility.
Isarlend GmbH – Agnes-Pockels-Bogen 1, 80992 München
fulfin is a provider of innovative financing solutions for online entrepreneurs. An internally developed AI and risk model creates the conditions for the approval of fast and flexible working capital loans. In doing so, fulfin supports its users with a range of specialized analytical tools that enable intelligent financing decisions to be made. The fulfin leadership team is made up of e-commerce and fintech experts and forms the basis for one of the fastest growing digital lenders in Europe.
iwoca Deutschland GmbH – Hanauer Landstraße 187 – 189, 60314 Frankfurt am Main
iwoca’s flexible loans are specifically tailored to the business models of the self-employed and small businesses. Through the interplay of fast processes and pioneering ‚embedded finance‘ technology, iwoca offers its loans exactly when and where they are needed – directly via its website or through seamless integration with partner offerings. iwoca was founded in London in 2011 by German Christoph Rieche (CEO) and his English co-founder James Dear (CTO & CRO). In 2015, the company entered the German market.
loanboox GmbH – Neue Weyerstraße 9, 50676 Köln
The fintech Loanboox is a pan-European debt financing platform with a presence in six countries. Loanboox brings public sector borrowers (municipalities, municipal enterprises and municipal utilities) together with suitable investors (institutional investors and banks) in real time. This not only significantly simplifies the process of raising and lending finance, but also makes it more transparent and affordable. Loanboox was launched in Switzerland in September 2016, and the fintech has also been active in Germany since the end of 2017. More than 700 borrowers and around 150 capital providers currently use the platform in Germany.
LOANCOS GmbH – Eschersheimer Landstraße 50-54, 60322 Frankfurt am Main
The LOANCOS Group has been the largest independent digital lending platform for real estate loans in Germany for years. It enables digitized and scalable management of loan portfolios – especially for the residential lending business. LOANCOS combines technological solution expertise with specialist expert knowledge. With its modular credit platform, it is an enabler for new construction financing business and efficiently integrated into the value chain with intermediary platforms. This enables banks, insurance companies, and financial investors to flexibly establish or expand their construction financing business. The platform offers full support for all credit processes: from the granting of loans, through disbursement, to full servicing.
Raisin Bank AG – Niedenau 61-63, 60325 Frankfurt am Main
Die Raisin Bank bietet als Service-Bank europaweit innovative und maßgeschneiderte Dienstleistungen für die wachsende Fintech-Community, institutionelle Investoren und andere Finanzunternehmen. Bereits seit ihrer Gründung im Jahr 1973 konzentriert sich die Frankfurter Bank auf die Betreuung von Geschäftskunden. Zum zukunftsfähigen Leistungsportfolio der Raisin Bank gehören heute effiziente Banking-as-a-Service-Lösungen und kompetente Beratung in den Bereichen Kredit-Fronting, Factoring, Einlagen, Kunden- und Kontoverwaltung sowie Zahlungsverkehr. Die Payment-Sparte der Bank deckt zudem Bargeldlösungen für Geldautomaten-Betreiber und sonstige Bargeldlogistik in Deutschland und Europa ab. Als Fronting- und Service-Bank mit Vollbanklizenz unterstützt die Raisin Bank die Umsetzung lizenzpflichtiger Geschäftsmodelle für Fintechs wie Raisin (WeltSparen), Creditshelf, Exporo, Moss und Scalapay, Family Offices und Fonds. Die Raisin Bank AG firmiert seit April 2019 unter diesem Namen und ist eine hundertprozentige Tochtergesellschaft der Raisin GmbH.
SWK Bank GmbH – Am Ockenheimer Graben 52, 55411 Bingen am Rhein
Süd-West-Kreditbank, or SWK Bank for short, is a highly digitized direct bank. It focuses on installment loans, car and eco-loans, policy loans, rent deposit guarantees and fixed-term deposits. The lean sales structure creates cost advantages that are passed on in the form of attractive conditions. Despite the high degree of digitization, direct customer communication and personal advice are among the particular strengths of SWK Bank.
SWK Bank is a pioneer in granting online installment loans. The high-speed processing of customer requests plays a central role. SWK Bank began offering online identification as early as April 2014. An end-to-end digital process, has been offered since January 2017 on www.couchkredit.de. SWK Bank is also successfully involved in banking-as-a-service and, as a white label bank, supports a large number of banking partners and fintech companies in various processes in the lending or deposit business.
Tapline UG (haftungsbeschränkt) – Novalisstraße 10, 10115 Berlin
Tapline, is a digital finance platform that allows subscription-based business models to trade their future receivables for upfront capital. It’s an efficient, fast and non-dilutive way for these companies to finance their business. Taplines cutting edge technology and expert knowledge allows them to underwrite investments and provide capital within 48 hours. Alongside this, Tapline provides its clients with a financial dashboard which allows them to monitor their most important business metrics. The company was founded in Berlin, Germany in 2021 by South African, Dean Hastie (CEO) and his co-founders Bulgarian, Peter Grouev (CIO) and German, Dmitrij Miller (CTO) and is backed by leading institutional and private investors.
Varengold Bank AG – Große Elbstraße 39, 22767 Hamburg
Varengold Bank is a German financial institution founded in 1995 and granted a full banking licence in 2013. In addition to its head office in Hamburg, the bank has a presence in Sofia. Core business areas are Marketplace Banking and Commercial Banking (Transaction Banking). Within Marketplace Banking, the focus is on the cooperation with European Fintechs, especially lending platforms. Varengold Bank’s service portfolio includes Funding, Debt and Equity Capital Markets products, Fronting Services for products subject to banking licence requirements / Banking as a Service (BaaS) and International Payment Services as well as Trade Finance. Varengold Bank is registered with the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) under no. 109 520 and its shares (ISIN: DE0005479307) have been listed on the Open Market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2007.