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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Credit Sesame, Inc., acquired STACK

synopsis: Credit Sesame, a credit and loan company, has acquired Canadian challenger bank Stack. STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone.
buyer: Credit Sesame, Inc.
Credit Sesame is the only service that helps consumers achieve financial wellness by helping them manage and grow their credit and cash in one place for free. "
target: STACK
STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone. Users can get real-time rewards and awesome offers from the places they actually shop.
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closed 5/25/2021 via BusinessWire

Mission Lane LLC, acquired Honeydue

synopsis: Mission Lane, a purpose-driven financial technology company, has acquired Honeydue (incorporated as WalletIQ), a financial technology company providing digital applications and banking services to help consumers manage their finances and develop stronger financial literacy and habits.
buyer: Mission Lane LLC
Mission Lane is a purpose-driven financial services company that leverages advanced technology, data analytics, and machine learning to provide a dignified customer experience to people who are working hard to build or rebuild their credit and improve their financial lives. "
target: Honeydue
Honeydue is a financial technology company providing digital applications and banking services to help couples manage their finances and develop stronger financial habits. From bank accounts and loans to investments, Honeydue supports over 20,000 financial institutions across 5 countries.
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closed 5/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Via Varejo, acquired Airfox

synopsis: Via Varejo, the largest electronics and furniture retailer in Brazil, has acquired Airfox, a fintech company aiming to provide inclusive financial services and access to capital to emerging markets. Airfox's banQi is a mobile banking platform that makes it easier and less expensive for underserved Brazilians to access their money and build wealth.
buyer: Via Varejo ((BOVESPA:V:$4,771.50)
Via Varejo is the largest electronics and furniture retailer in Brazil. Via Varejo operates around 1,000 physical and virtual stores, and 26 distribution centers. Their retail chains include Casas Bahia, Pontofrio, and Bartira. "
target: Airfox
Airfox is a fintech company aiming to provide inclusive financial services and access to capital to emerging markets. Airfox's banQi is a mobile banking platform for underserved Brazilians. banQi makes it easier and less expensive for people to access their money and build wealth.
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announced 11/20/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Hope Well Capital Corp., will acquire Payfare Inc.

synopsis: Hope Well Capital Corp., a capital pool company, has entered into a letter of intent pursuant to which it proposes to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of Payfare, Inc., a financial technology company providing mobile banking and micro-lending for the next-generation earner in the cashless, on-demand economy.
buyer: Hope Well Capital Corp. (TSXV:HOPE.P:$0.00)
Hope Well Capital Corp., a capital pool company, intends to identify and evaluate assets or businesses with a view to completing a qualifying transaction. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Toronto, Canada. "
target: Payfare Inc.
Payfare is a financial technology company providing mobile banking and micro-lending for the next-generation earner in the cashless, on-demand economy. Payfare Inc. was founded in 2014 and has its head office based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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closed 2/1/2017 via BNC Analysis

SoFi, acquired Zenbanx

synopsis: SoFi announced it has acquired Zenbanx, a Delaware-based fintech firm providing multi-currency mobile banking services in the United States and Canada. The company intends to leverage Zenbanx's platform and underlying technology to expand SoFi's growing suite of online personal finance offerings.
buyer: SoFi
SoFi is a new kind of finance company taking a radical approach to lending, wealth management, and insurance. From unprecedented products and tools to faster service and open conversations, they're all about helping their members get ahead and find success. "
target: Zenbanx
Zenbanx is a financial technology provider that offers mobile, multi-currency accounts through relationships with regulated financial institutions. It enables customers to hold balances denominated in up to 9 currencies offered in a single account and exhange currencies and transfer funds.
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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Commonwealth Bank of Australia, acquired Tyme Capital

synopsis: Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) revealed that it has acquired South Africa’s Tyme Capital — a company that builds digital banking solutions. Tyme was founded in November 2012 when it introduced its mobile bank to South Africans.
buyer: Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA:$16,358.52)
The Commonwealth Bank is Australia’s leading provider of financial services including retail, premium, business and institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and sharebroking products and services. "
target: Tyme Capital
TYME is a South African based technology company that designs, builds and operates digital banking ecosystems. TYME has developed innovative KYC accreditation solutions that allow customers to open a simple bank account over their mobile phone.
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announced 2/20/2014 via AP - Associated Press

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A., will acquire Simple

synopsis: BBVA has agreed to acquire Simple, a US-based company that has created a new standard in digital banking. The acquisition is part of BBVA's strategy to lead the technology-driven change that is transforming the financial services industry. The transaction values Simple at $117 million.
buyer: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BME:BBVA:$21,706.69)
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. engages in retail banking, asset management, private banking, and wholesale banking businesses in Spain and internationally. "
target: Simple
Simple is creating a better interface for banking through the Web and mobile apps. In partnership with financial institutions which will hold the actual deposits, Simple is creating a better customer experience and simplifying the banking process by unifying all accounts into one.
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closed 6/9/2011 via BusinessWire

Visa, Inc., acquired Fundamo

synopsis: Visa Inc., a global leader in payments, announced that it is acquiring Fundamo, a leading platform provider of mobile financial services for mobile network operators and financial institutions in developing economies. Fundamo’s platform enables the delivery of mobile financial services to unbanked and under-banked consumers around the world.
buyer: Visa, Inc. (V:$21,354.00)
Visa Inc. is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable digital currency. "
target: Fundamo
Fundamo’s Enterprise Mobile Financial Services platform is architected for configurability and scalability to evolve with the needs of mobile subscribers to deliver increasingly compelling, tailored and differentiated mobile financial services as the market matures.
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announced 6/5/2018 via PR Newswire

Javier Marín Romano, Warburg Pincus, will acquire Self Bank

synopsis: Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm, and Javier Marín Romano, a Spanish banking veteran with 25 years of experience in the sector, have partnered to acquire Self Bank from Société Générale's Boursorama subsidiary. Self Bank is a leading online wealth management provider with a broad suite of banking and wealth management products.
buyer: Warburg Pincus
buyer: Javier Marín Romano
Warburg Pincus LLC is a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing. The firm has more than $44 billion in private equity assets under management. The firm's active portfolio of more than 160 companies is highly diversified by stage, sector and geography. "
target parent: Société Générale
target: Self Bank
Self Bank is a leading online wealth management provider with a broad suite of banking and wealth management products including savings accounts, payroll accounts, equity and over 2,000 investment funds. They are based in Madrid, Spain.
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announced 1/26/2007 via BusinessWire

Global Sterling Payment Systems Limited, will acquire CyBux Ltd.

synopsis: ActiveCore Technologies, Inc., a Company that operates a group of subsidiaries and divisions in the U.S. and Canada, announced that Global Sterling Payments Systems Limited, the parent company of ePocket, has entered into a binding agreement to acquire CyBux Ltd., a payment solution provider based in Vancouver, British Columbia.
buyer parent: ActiveCore Technologies,Inc.
buyer: Global Sterling Payment Systems Limited
Global Sterling Payment Systems Limited, (GSPS) is a privately held UK company. GSPS was formed to focus on the electronic payments industry, and has brought together significant capital and senior executives in the payments industry to exploit this marketplace. "
target: CyBux Ltd.
CyBux has created an integrated online payment system across Canada involving most of the major banks and credit unions. This network encompasses thousands of financial institutions and provides a highly secure account-based payment system for use on the Internet.
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closed 5/6/2020 via BNC Analysis

GoBear, acquired AsiaKredit

synopsis: GoBear, a complete and easy-to-use financial services comparison site in Singapore, has acquired AsiaKredit, an end-to-end consumer lending platform in the Philippines. AsiaKredit provides fast and convenient consumer loan products through their pera247 mobile app.
buyer: GoBear
GoBear is a complete and easy-to-use financial services comparison site in Singapore. GoBear features over 100 products from dozens of providers. Their platform allows users to easily search and compare all types of insurance, credit cards, and loans. "
target: AsiaKredit
AsiaKredit is an end-to-end consumer lending platform in the Philippines. AsiaKredit provides fast and convenient consumer loan products through their pera247 mobile app. AsiaKredit has processed over 1 million applications for short-term, installment, and sales finance loans.
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closed 7/6/2011 via BusinessWire

Dollar Financial Corp, acquired Risicum Oyj

synopsis: Dollar Financial Corp, a leading international diversified financial services company serving primarily unbanked and under-banked consumers for over 30 years, announced the acquisition of Risicum Oyj, the leading provider of internet loans in Finland. Risicum provides loans predominantly in Finland through both internet and mobile phone technology.
buyer: Dollar Financial Corp (DLLR:$788.40)
Dollar Financial Corp is a leading international diversified financial services company primarily serving unbanked and under-banked consumers and small business owners. Through its retail storefront locations as well as by other means, it provides a range of consumer financial products and services."
target: Risicum Oyj
Risicum Oyj is the leading provider of internet loans in Finland with headquarters in Helsinki, Finland. Risicum, which was established in 2005, provides loans predominantly in Finland through both internet and mobile phone technology.
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$9
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closed 7/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

AUTOPAY merged with RateGenius, Inc.,

synopsis: RateGenius, a technology company which has created a proprietary, web-based platform that has assisted hundreds of thousands of consumers nationwide in refinancing auto loans to more favorable terms, and AUTOPAY, a mobile friendly auto loan finance platform, have successfully completed their merger transaction.
buyer parent: Tritium Partners
buyer: RateGenius, Inc.
RateGenius is a technology company which has created a proprietary, web-based platform that has assisted hundreds of thousands of consumers nationwide in refinancing auto loans to more favorable terms. "
target parent: FM Capital
target: AUTOPAY
AUTOPAY offers a mobile friendly auto loan finance platform that utilizes API plugins and easily embeddable white label user experiences to deliver consumers from online sources, direct marketing campaigns, channel partners, and proprietary distribution channels.
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closed 4/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

goeasy Ltd., acquired LendCare

synopsis: goeasy Ltd., a leading full-service provider of goods and alternative financial services, announced the successful completion of the acquisition of LendCare, a Canadian point-of-sale consumer finance and technology company, from LendCare’s founders and CIVC Partners.
buyer: goeasy Ltd. (TSX:GSY:$375.33)
goeasy Ltd., a Canadian company, headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, provides non-prime leasing and lending services through its easyhome and easyfinancial divisions. "
target parent: CIVC Partners, LP
target: LendCare
LendCare is a Canadian point-of-sale consumer finance and technology company, which enables 3,000 businesses to increase their revenue by providing full credit spectrum financing at the point-of-sale.
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$256
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closed 6/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Katapult Holding, Inc. merged with FinServ Acquisition Corp.,

synopsis: Katapult, an e-commerce focused financial technology company, and FinServ Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, announced that they have completed their merger, in which FinServ will take Katapult public. Katapult is a leading provider of e-commerce point-of-sale purchase options for nonprime US consumers.
buyer: FinServ Acquisition Corp. (FSRV:$0.00)
FinServ Acquisition Corp. is a special purpose acquisition company formed for the purpose of acquiring or merging with one or more businesses or entities in the financial services industry or businesses providing technology services to the financial services industry. "
target: Katapult Holding, Inc.
Katapult is a leading provider of e-commerce point-of-sale purchase options for nonprime US consumers. Katapult’s fully digital platform provides consumers with a flexible lease purchase option to enable them to obtain essential durable goods from Katapult’s network of top tier e-commerce retailers.
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closed 1/4/2021 via BusinessWire

Affirm, acquired PayBright

synopsis: Affirm, a more flexible and transparent alternative to credit cards, announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of PayBright, one of Canada’s leading buy-now-pay-later providers.
buyer: Affirm (AFRM:$669.62)
Affirm offers services that empower consumers to advance their financial well-being. Their mission is to revolutionize the banking industry to be more accountable and accessible to consumers. Affirm shoppers get the flexibility to buy now and make simple monthly payments for their purchases. "
target: PayBright
PayBright is one of Canada's leading providers of installment payment plans for e-commerce and in-store purchases. Through partnerships with over 7,000 domestic and international retailers, PayBright allows Canadian consumers to buy now and pay later in a quick and easy experience.
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closed 9/25/2019 via BNC Analysis

Skybound Capital, acquired Fair Go Finance Pty Ltd

synopsis: Skybound Capital, a global wealth management firm, has acquired a majority stake in Australian fintech company Fair Go Finance. Skybound takes a 60 per cent stake in Fair Go Finance from Frankfurt-listed MyBucks SA. Founded in 2008, Fair Go Finance is an expert online personal loan provider for everyday Aussies who need cash fast.
buyer: Skybound Capital
Skybound Capital is a global wealth management business, providing a diverse and unique range of investment products for family offices, private clients, advisors and institutions. Skybound Capital’s office footprint includes Mauritius, London, Bermuda, Hong Kong and South Africa. "
target parent: MyBucks S.A.
target: Fair Go Finance Pty Ltd
Founded in 2008, Fair Go Finance is an expert online personal loan provider for everyday Aussies who need cash fast. Their aim is to help their customers’ access better financial options, now and in the future.
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closed 1/17/2019 via finextra.com

Paylate, acquired AmmoPay

synopsis: ID Finance, the emerging markets fintech company, has sold off its Russian Point-of-sale (POS) finance business, AmmoPay, to POS lender, Paylate. AmmoPay is an automatic online POS-credit service. It allows online shoppers to have an installment plan for various categories of goods and services.
buyer: Paylate
Paylate is an online POS lender, which enables the customer to purchase a product or a service from an e-commerce site first, and pay for it later. Paylate has more than 700 e-commerce partners including industry leaders. "
target parent: ID Finance
target: AmmoPay
AmmoPay is a Russian automatic online POS-credit service. It allows online shoppers to have an installment plan for various categories of goods and services. AmmoPay has been operating in the POS finance market since 2015. Their customer base has over 75,000 users.
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closed 8/1/2018 via Company Press Release

WiZink, acquired Aplazame

synopsis: ALLVP is pleased to announce the sale of portfolio company Aplazame to Spanish online leading bank, WiZink. Aplazame offers a unique payment alternative to e-commerce customers by providing lending directly at the point-of-sale based on a proprietary platform and risk algorithm, while stores use it as a marketing tool to increase sales.
buyer: WiZink
WiZink is an online bank specialized in simple credit and savings solutions to respond to the daily needs of our customers. At WiZink they have a specialization model unique in the market: they are a bank without branches. "
target parent: ALLVP
target: Aplazame
Aplazame offers a unique payment alternative to e-commerce customers by providing lending directly at the point-of-sale based on a proprietary platform and risk algorithm. It offers a simple, transparent financing for consumers’ online purchases, through an integrated responsive plugin.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

Early Salary Pvt., Ltd., acquired CashCare Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: EarlySalary, India’s largest tech enabled digital lender & FinTech start-up announced its acquisition of CashCare, India’s first ever lending platform for online purchases. With this acquisition, EarlySalary has introduced a new feature of ‘Checkout Finance’ with the intent of allowing its users to shop now and pay later.
buyer: Early Salary Pvt., Ltd.
EarlySalary is a mobile app which allows salaried individuals to avail instant loans for a few days or till the next salary cycle. These loans are similar to salary advances or credit card cash withdrawals, empowering consumers with ready cash when it is most needed. "
target: CashCare Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
CashCare is India's first simple and secure online lending platform where consumers can secure short term financing for their online purchases. Customers can buy immediately and pay over 3/6/9 and 12 month equated monthly instalment (EMI) options for their purchase.
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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Credit Sesame, Inc., acquired STACK

synopsis: Credit Sesame, a credit and loan company, has acquired Canadian challenger bank Stack. STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone.
buyer: Credit Sesame, Inc.
Credit Sesame is the only service that helps consumers achieve financial wellness by helping them manage and grow their credit and cash in one place for free. "
target: STACK
STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone. Users can get real-time rewards and awesome offers from the places they actually shop.
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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Credit Sesame, Inc., acquired STACK

synopsis: Credit Sesame, a credit and loan company, has acquired Canadian challenger bank Stack. STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone.
buyer: Credit Sesame, Inc.
Credit Sesame is the only service that helps consumers achieve financial wellness by helping them manage and grow their credit and cash in one place for free. "
target: STACK
STACK is the future of money and they are here to change how people use, feel and talk about finance. Totally fee-free, they are a smarter way to spend, save and share money right from a smartphone. Users can get real-time rewards and awesome offers from the places they actually shop.
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closed 4/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

Ajua, acquired WayaWaya Inc.

synopsis: Kenyan consumer experience platform for businesses in Africa, Ajua announced that it has acquired WayaWaya, a Kenya-based AI and Machine Learning messaging and payments company. The company offers a range of services, from digital banking and payment services to financial services APIs and payment bots.
buyer: Ajua
Ajua, formerly mSurvey, was founded in 2012 by Kenfield Griffith. The company is solving a consumer data problem for African businesses to understand their business better and drive growth. Ajua’s technology integrates with businesses to measure and optimize their Customer Experience. "
target: WayaWaya Inc.
WayaWaya is a Kenya-based AI and Machine Learning messaging and payments company. The company offers a range of services, from digital banking and payment services to financial services APIs and payment bots. WayaWaya enables borderless banking and payments across apps and social media platforms.
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announced 4/26/2021 via BusinessWire

OneMain Financial, will acquire Trim

synopsis: OneMain Financial, the country’s largest installment lender to hardworking Americans with nonprime credit, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Trim, a customer-focused financial wellness fintech. Trim is a financial health company that empowers customers across the United States to improve their financial lives.
buyer: OneMain Financial (OMF:$3,091.00)
OneMain Financial has been offering responsible and transparent loans for over 100 years. With approximately 1,500 locations throughout 44 states, the company is committed to helping people with their personal loan needs. "
target: Trim
Trim is a financial health company that empowers customers across the United States to improve their financial lives. Since inception, the company has continuously expanded its service offerings to help Americans optimize their day-to-day finances.
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closed 2/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

Horicon Bank, LLC, acquired Monotto

synopsis: Horicon Bank, a community financial institution in southeastern Wisconsin, has acquired Monotto, a financial technology company. Monotto assists financial institutions in improving their technological footprint by offering them white labeled products, including smart automated transfers, smart goal setting, and bank-facing dashboard and analytics.
buyer: Horicon Bank, LLC
Horicon Bank is a community financial institution in southeastern Wisconsin. They offer personal checking, savings, CD & money market, debit & ATM cards, credit cards, internet banking, mobile banking, individual retirement accounts, mortgage lending, auto, boat, and custom loans, and more. "
target: Monotto
Monotto assists financial institutions in improving their technological footprint by offering them white labeled products that engage millennial account holders. Their products include smart automated transfers, smart goal setting, banker's dashboard & analytics, and bank product cross selling.
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closed 7/22/2020 via Company Press Release

NextGen.Net Pty Ltd., acquired Frollo

synopsis: Sydney-based NextGen.Net has acquired Frollo, a purpose-driven Australian FinTech and leading provider of financial management and Open Banking solutions. The strategic acquisition brings together industry leaders from complementary business areas to help both companies lead the way in Australia's new Open Banking environment.
buyer: NextGen.Net Pty Ltd.
NextGen.Net is Australia's leading technology solution provider to the lending industry, focused on delivering quality products and services to a range of banks, non-bank lenders, and brokers. The company makes lending easy for Authorised Deposit-Taking Institutions and loan originators. "
target: Frollo
Frollo is an Australian FinTech that helps citizens make better money decisions and improve their overall financial wellbeing. Through its consumer app and SaaS Integration Platform, Frollo has built the simplest way for businesses to help their customers and employees turn around their finances.
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closed 5/21/2020 via Company Press Release

Aquila Software, acquired InfoCorp.

synopsis: Aquila Software announced that it has closed the acquisition of InfoCorp. InfoCorp is a leading provider of Omnichannel Banking solutions across the Latin American and Caribbean markets. It provides leading-edge, innovative solutions that enable clients to love their banks.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Aquila Software
Aquila is focused on providing great solutions to Housing, Finance, Banking, Insurance, Higher Education, Travel & Public Sectors throughout the Americas and Europe. Aquila’s businesses focus on long-term relationships where their mission-critical solutions evolve with their clients’ business needs."
target: InfoCorp.
InfoCorp is a leading provider of Omnichannel Banking solutions across the Latin American and Caribbean markets. It provides leading-edge, innovative solutions that enable clients to love their banks.
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closed 3/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

Valens Holding AG, acquired ValensPay Ltd.

synopsis: Valens Holding AG, a Germany-based holding company of Valens Bank Ltd, has acquired ValensPay Ltd., a UK licensed financial services provider located in London offering banking services. ValensPay Ltd. has its own banking service platform with Apps available in Apple's AppStore and GooglePlay as well as web-banking.
buyer: Valens Holding AG (DB:FKEK:$142.81)
Valens Holding AG is a Germany-based holding company of Valens Bank Ltd, which is engaged in offshore private banking sector. "
target: ValensPay Ltd.
ValensPay Ltd. is a UK licensed financial services provider located in London offering banking services. ValensPay Ltd. has its own banking service platform with Apps available in Apple's AppStore and GooglePlay as well as web-banking.
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closed 9/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

Frollo, acquired Hip Money Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Digital finance platform Frollo has taken over Hip Money, a US-originated and Australian-based tech startup founded in 2017 that uses AI to help users eliminate debt and save money. Hip Money was designed to create software to improve the financial health and wellness of Australians.
buyer: Frollo
Frollo has developed a mobile app and engagement platform that has a simple 3 step process to help Australians improve their personal finances. Frollo provides users insights on spending, inspires new habits and encourages users to reach their financial goals. "
target: Hip Money Pty Ltd.
Hip Money is a Brisbane Australia based Financial Technology (FinTech) company designed to create software to improve the financial health and wellness of Australians. It was originally formed after receiving the Advance Queensland Hot DesQ grant in October of 2017.
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announced 10/29/2018 via BNC Analysis

BGL Group Limited, will acquire Bean

synopsis: BGL Group, a digital distributor of insurance and household financial services in the UK, will acquire Bean, a mobile app that allows people to simplify their personal finances. Bean allows users to see all of their bank accounts and automatically manage their recurring bills in one place.
buyer: BGL Group Limited
BGL Group is a digital distributor of insurance and household financial services in the UK. BGL provides price comparison and insurance distribution services through their various websites. Their price comparison sites allow users to compare insurance, utility and financial products. "
target: Bean
Bean is a mobile app that allows people to simplify their personal finances. Bean allows users to see all of their bank accounts and automatically manage their recurring bills in one place. Bean helps users save money by enabling them to easily cancel and switch to better contracts.
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closed 8/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Paytm, acquired Balance Technology Private Limited

synopsis: Paytm, the digital payments provider run by One97 Communications Pvt. Ltd, has acquired savings management application Balance Tech. Balance is a first of its kind consumer app that recommends micro saving opportunities for users across a range of lifestyle driven use cases.
buyer parent: One97 Communications Ltd.
buyer: Paytm
Paytm is India's largest leading payment gateway that offers comprehensive payment services for customer and merchants. They offer mobile payment solutions to over 7 million merchants and allow consumers to make seamless mobile payments from Cards, Bank Accounts and Digital Credit among others. "
target: Balance Technology Private Limited
Balance is a first of its kind consumer app that recommends micro saving opportunities for users across a range of lifestyle driven use cases such as spend patterns, salary transfers, fitness goals with Fitbit or Google Fit and many more.
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closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Verivox GmbH, acquired Outbank

synopsis: The Internet portal Verivox, which until now has been known for its electricity and credit comparisons has taken over the financial startup Outbank. Outbank is Germany’s largest independent banking app, including 4.000+ traditional and online banks, financial services like PayPal, stocks, bitcoins and reward cards like Miles & More and Payback.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
buyer: Verivox GmbH
Verivox GmbH operates a consumer portal for energy products and services in Germany. It also offers online price comparison solutions for telecommunication, insurance, and finance products; and a search engine for commission free properties to rent and buy. "
target: Outbank
Outbank is Germany’s largest independent banking app, including 4.000+ traditional and online banks, financial services like PayPal, stocks, bitcoins and reward cards like Miles & More and Payback.
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closed 9/1/2017 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired Monitise plc

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, announced the completion of its acquisition of Monitise plc, a specialist in financial services technology focused on accelerating the digital transformation of banks and financial institutions.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv, Inc. enables clients worldwide to create and deliver financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. Fiserv is a trusted leader in financial services technology, helping clients achieve best-in-class results by driving quality and innovation. "
target: Monitise plc (AIM:MONI:$79.40)
Monitise is a specialist in financial services technology focused on accelerating the digital transformation of banks and financial institutions. Their FINkit platform & associated capabilities builds upon a decade of experience in delivering digital services to banks & financial services partners.
price ($mm)[EV]
$86 [$52]
rev ($mm)
$79
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/27/2016 via BusinessWire

Affirm, acquired Sweep

synopsis: Affirm, Inc. announced that it is acquiring the personal finance management app company Sweep Inc., as a first step in its expansion beyond point-of-sale financing. Sweep helps users get ahead of their bills, expenses and savings goals so they never have to budget again.
buyer: Affirm (AFRM:$669.62)
Affirm offers services that empower consumers to advance their financial well-being. Their mission is to revolutionize the banking industry to be more accountable and accessible to consumers. Affirm shoppers get the flexibility to buy now and make simple monthly payments for their purchases. "
target: Sweep
Sweep helps users get ahead of their bills, expenses and savings goals so they never have to budget again. Unlike other finance apps, Sweep gives a complete forward looking view into the user's cash flow and makes it easy to take control of their money, grow savings and spend confidently.
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closed 1/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

Capital One Financial Corp., acquired Level Money

synopsis: Capital One Financial Corp. has acquired money management app Level Money. The app helps consumers keep track of their spendable cash and savings. Since it launched in October 2013, the app has been downloaded by 700,000 users managing more than $12 billion in transactions.
buyer: Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF:$15,321.00)
Capital One Financial Corp. is a diversified financial services company that offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients. A Fortune 500 company, Capital One has one of the most widely recognized brands in America. "
target: Level Money
Level Money is the leader in helping the next generation spend less, save more and achieve financial balance. Their award-winning personal finance app is a simple tool to automatically analyze the user's financial picture.
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closed 10/4/2013 via BNC Analysis

TaxACT, acquired Balance Financial, Inc.

synopsis: Balance Financial has been acquired by Blucora's TaxAct subsidiary. Balance Financial, Inc. is a financial analytics company focused on helping individuals and families live a balanced financial life. The company assigns personal bookkeepers to manage their client’s daily finances.
buyer parent: Blucora, Inc.
buyer: TaxACT
Founded in 1998, TaxACT is critically acclaimed as a leader in developing affordable tax preparation software and Web-based services directly for consumers. TaxACT was the first to offer free Federal tax software and free e-file to all American taxpayers. "
target: Balance Financial, Inc.
Balance Financial, Inc. is a financial analytics company focused on helping individuals and families live a balanced financial life. The company assigns personal bookkeepers to manage their clients daily finances.
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closed 8/2/2012 via PR Web

MoneyDesktop, Inc., acquired MoneyReef, LLC

synopsis: MoneyDesktop announced the acquisition of MoneyReef, recognized for its award-winning and interactive design. The acquisition of MoneyReef combines two award-winning providers of PFM focused on redefining the mobile money-management user experience. MoneyReef is a mobile applications development company building innovative financial tools.
buyer: MoneyDesktop, Inc.
MoneyDesktop, Inc. develops technologies that facilitate the clear understanding of personal finances and debt management. MoneyDesktop, Inc. is a privately-held company and is headquartered in Provo, Utah. "
target: MoneyReef, LLC
MoneyReef is a mobile applications development company building robust, financial tools that possess an industry-unique combination of rich features, flexibility and ease of use. This combination empowers consumers to interact with their personal financial information in entirely new ways.
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closed 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

Experian plc, acquired Look Who's Charging Pty Ltd

synopsis: Experian Australia & New Zealand announces its acquisition of Look Who’s Charging, the Australian fintech startup which has solved the everyday frustrating problem of unrecognised bank transactions by providing instant clarification on the merchant behind a transaction. 
buyer: Experian plc (LSE:EXPN:$5,171.00)
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients around the world. The Group helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making. "
target: Look Who's Charging Pty Ltd
Look Who’s Charging has developed a multi-award winning data platform that provides comprehensive and meaningful information on bank statement transactions.
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announced 9/24/2015 via BusinessWire

Prosper Marketplace, Inc., will acquire BillGuard

synopsis: Prosper Marketplace, which operates a leading online marketplace that connects borrowers and investors, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire BillGuard, a personal finance analytics company that develops popular consumer apps to manage, protect and do more with money and credit.
buyer: Prosper Marketplace, Inc.
Prosper is America's first peer-to-peer lending marketplace, with more than 2 million members and over $4 billion in funded loans. Prosper allows people to invest in each other in a way that is financially and socially rewarding. "
target: BillGuard
BillGuard’s mission is to empower consumers to control, protect and do more with their money. Their proprietary transaction monitoring technology pioneered the use of crowdsourcing and big data analytics to help consumers detect the $8 billion in wrongful payment card charges missed by banks yearly.
price ($mm)
$25
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announced 8/27/2019 via BusinessWire

Connect Financial Software Solutions, will purchase Symmetry eBanking Suite from Wescom Resources Group, LLC

synopsis: Wescom Resources Group, a Credit Union Service Organization of Wescom Credit Union that provides technology solutions for credit unions, announced the sale of its Symmetry eBanking suite, an integrated, omni-channel digital banking platform, to Connect Financial Software Solutions, a CUSO providing advanced enterprise digital banking services.
buyer: Connect Financial Software Solutions
Connect Financial Software Solutions is a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) providing advanced enterprise digital banking services, including account access, advanced payments, account opening, electronic document management, card controls, and deep core system integration. "
seller parent: Wescom Credit Union
seller: Wescom Resources Group, LLC
Wescom Resources Group provides credit unions with advanced technology solutions that increase their competitive edge. WRG offers UNITRI, one of the most robust service bureau solutions in the industry and Tellergy, a software solution that provides branch automation for today’s modern credit union.
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closed 7/17/2007 via BusinessWire

InterSearch Group, Inc., acquired MyBanks.com

synopsis: InterSearch Group, Inc. a leading operator of premium, industry specific destination portals such as www.Banks.com, www.IRS.com and www.Look.com today announced it has acquired the internet domain, www.MyBanks.com.
buyer: InterSearch Group, Inc.
InterSearch Group is a leading operator of industry specific destination portals and provider of Internet search services through a combination of traffic aggregation and proprietary websites, such as www.Banks.com, www.IRS.com and www.Look.com. "
target: MyBanks.com
MyBanks.com provides a platform for personalized user pages, allowing visitors to monitor performance of their investment portfolios, record and analyze their income and expenses, and keep track of important consumer finance metrics.
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closed 8/27/2019 via BusinessWire

HT Mobile Apps, acquired Hip Pocket

synopsis: HT Mobile Apps, an innovative FinTech company serving banks and credit unions across the country, announced that it has acquired Hip Pocket™, a platform that engages mobile and website visitors by using social influence and personalized consultation to generate new, qualified mortgage and retirement leads.
buyer: HT Mobile Apps
Michigan-based HT Mobile Apps is an innovative FinTech company serving banks and credit unions across the country to easily and cost-effectively introduce new services for attracting and retaining customers. "
target: Hip Pocket
Hip Pocket™ is a platform that engages mobile and website visitors by using social influence and personalized consultation to generate new, qualified mortgage and retirement leads.
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Ticker: XTRA:CSY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fast Finance24
Fast Finance24
Fast Finance 24 (FF24) is a mobile payday loan and consumer credit lender in Germany. FF24 provides tailored financial services to underbanked people facing short-term economic issue. They offer payday loans up to 400€ with a maturity period of up to 30 days.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.05
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.09)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: CSH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cash America International, Inc.
Cash America International, Inc.
Cash America International, Inc. is a diversified specialty finance company serving the needs of the underbanked segment of the population. Cash America is the market leader in secured non-recourse lending to individuals, commonly known as pawn loans.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$1,120.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$217.24
EBIT ($mm)
$175.65
Net Income ($mm)
$96.68
Employees
5445
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Ticker: AFRM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Affirm
Affirm
Affirm is purpose-built from the ground up to provide consumers and merchants with honest financial products and services that improve their lives. Affirm is revolutionizing the financial industry to be more accountable and accessible while growing a network that is beneficial for consumers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$669.62
EBITDA ($mm)
($77.66)
EBIT ($mm)
($118.53)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
980
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Ticker: ENVA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Enova
Enova
Enova is a leading financial technology company providing online financial services through its AI and machine learning powered lending platform. Enova serves the needs of non-prime consumers and small businesses, who are frequently underserved by traditional banks.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$597.50
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$377.84
Employees
1549
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Ticker: OTCPK:LFLS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loans4Less.com, Inc.
Loans4Less.com, Inc.
Loans4Less.com, Inc. is currently an OTC publicly quoted California online mortgage loan originator focused on becoming a national loan origination brand platform for conforming residential mortgage programs and other consumer loans. Loans4Less.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$0.94
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$0.36
Net Income ($mm)
$0.35
Employees
3
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Ticker: GSKY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GreenSky
GreenSky
GreenSky, Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, is a leading technology company Powering Commerce at the Point of Sale for a growing ecosystem of merchants, consumers and banks.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$532.52
EBITDA ($mm)
$101.97
EBIT ($mm)
$97.75
Net Income ($mm)
$29.29
Employees
1164
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Ticker: OM:TBDY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TrustBuddy International AB
TrustBuddy International AB
TrustBuddy is a leading diversified peer-to-peer group that operates in Northern Europe. The Group operates under different brand names (Crowdfunding Society and TrustBuddy). The group offers peer-to-peer financing for small and mid-sized companies and consumer loans.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: MBFI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MB Financial, Inc.
MB Financial, Inc.
With over $8 billion in assets, MB Financial, Inc. has grown substantially over the past several years. MB Financial, Inc. is the Chicago-based holding company for MB Financial Bank in Chicago.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$518.69
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1638
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Ticker: OMF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OneMain Financial
OneMain Financial
OneMain Financial has been offering responsible and transparent loans for over 100 years. With approximately 1,500 locations throughout 44 states, the company is committed to helping people with their personal loan needs.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,091.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,111.00
Employees
8300
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Ticker: EZPW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EZCORP, Inc.
EZCORP, Inc.
EZCORP is a leading provider of instant cash solutions for consumers employing approximately 7,200 teammates and operating 1,262 Company-operated pawn, buy/sell and personal financial services locations in the U.S., Mexico and Canada.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$992.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$226.71
EBIT ($mm)
$201.44
Net Income ($mm)
$143.71
Employees
5600
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Ticker: YRD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yirendai
Yirendai
Yirendai Ltd. is a Chinese fintech company connecting investors and individual borrowers. Yirendai provides an effective solution to address the underserved investor and individual borrower demand in China through online and offline channels to efficiently match borrowers with investors..
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$546.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$222.01
EBIT ($mm)
$217.22
Net Income ($mm)
$113.84
Employees
956
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Ticker: TSX:GSY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
goeasy Ltd.
goeasy Ltd.
goeasy Ltd., a Canadian company, headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, provides non-prime leasing and lending services through its easyhome and easyfinancial divisions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$375.33
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$110.80
Employees
2000
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Ticker: DB:MBC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MyBucks S.A.
MyBucks S.A.
MyBucks is a FinTech company based in Luxembourg that delivers seamless financial services through technology. Through its brands GetBucks, GetBanked and GetSure the company offers unsecured consumer loans, banking solutions as well as insurance products to customers.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$40.34
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1188
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Ticker: TSE:7199
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Premium Group Co., Ltd.
Premium Group Co., Ltd.
Premium Group is a provider of financial services in Japan. The company provides credit services to help make their customer's daily life more prosperous and enjoyable. They offer credit services for automobiles, shopping, ecology, and real estate. Premium also offers automobile warranty services.
year
2017
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Ticker: BSE:500010
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited
Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited
Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited (HDFC Ltd.) pioneered housing finance in India and has assisted 5.9 million Indians to own a home of their own thus far.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$6,432.70
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,781.76
Employees
2305
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Ticker: EMTFF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nexbis Ltd
Nexbis Limited, incorporated in Australia and publicly listed on the Australian Stock Exchange, is a world leader in the development of applications which allow enterprises and Governments to interact and transact over the mobile internet.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$3.85
EBITDA ($mm)
($15.87)
EBIT ($mm)
($24.17)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
15
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Ticker: TSXV:FTEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fintech Select
Fintech Select
Fintech Select is a provider of robust and disruptive Pre-Paid Card programs, mobile banking solutions and Cryptocurrency technologies. Fintech Select also owns and operates three core business divisions and an integrated call centre. They are based in Toronto, ON, Canada.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.82)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.86)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.91
Employees
45
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Ticker: TSX:MOGO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mogo Inc.
Mogo Inc.
Mogo, a Canadian financial technology company, offers a finance app that empowers consumers with simple solutions to help them get in control of their financial health and be more mindful of the impact they have on society and the planet.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$17.91
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
278
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Ticker: OTCPK:RPMT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
REGO
REGO is a digital wallet for the entire family. REGO enables children to make online purchases that are parent controlled and monitored. The app allows parents to enable online shopping or digital spending at approved retailers, control available funds, and reward children.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.77)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.80)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4
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