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Expert Collections containing askRobin
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askRobin is included in 1 Expert Collection, including Digital Lending.
This collection contains companies that provide alternative means for obtaining a loan for personal or business use and companies that provide software to lenders for the application, underwriting, funding or loan collection process.
Latest askRobin News
May 29, 2020
29 May 2020 1. What makes askRobin unique? A few words on their uniqueness/competitive edge? askRobin is a marketplace for fast and fair financial services for the underbanked middle class in Mexico and Latin America. askRobin’s unique risk-based segmentation allows the lenders to lower their cost of acquisition and better quantify risk. For the consumer, this means lower rates and better terms on financial services. 2. How is the investment used? What are they aiming to achieve with the investment now on board, e.g. name key milestones for the next 12 months? askRobin will introduce its new risk-based segmentation tools to the existing 100 lending partners, then roll it out market-wide; also team will significantly expanding its sales and customer acquisition team, budget and strategies. 3. Impact and diversity How do you assess the impact of their business and how diverse is the team? askRobin team is a very diverse mix of people both in gender as well as origin with team members from Estonia, Finland, Brazil and Mexico. askRobin’s platform aims to bring financial services for the underbanked middle class in Mexico and Latin America. Lower rates and better terms would have a dramatic impact on the lives of the families and small family businesses that traditional lenders refuse to serve. Key advisors of the deal Ragnar Sass and Taavi Tamkivi for being the first angel investors in, and first to transfer their investment money - something I am sure every CEO acutely appreciates. Anu Oks - bringing together a group of EstBan angels to co-invest with - amazing how 11 angel investors got together in less than a week to execute a syndicated investment. Greete-Kristiine Kuru (Cobalt) and Maivi Ots (Eversheds) for handling the legal diligence and documentation. Read more on the investment at Change Ventures' blog HERE
askRobin Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was askRobin founded?
askRobin was founded in 2017.
Where is askRobin's headquarters?
askRobin's headquarters is located at Lõõtsa 2B, Tallinn.
What is askRobin's latest funding round?
askRobin's latest funding round is Dead.
How much did askRobin raise?
askRobin raised a total of $1.7M.
Who are the investors of askRobin?
Investors of askRobin include BENE Asia Capital, Change Ventures, Yolo Investments, Ragnar Sass, Lemonade Stand and 4 more.