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Founded Year

1973

Stage

Debt - III | Alive

Total Raised

$1.98B

Last Raised

$250M | 2 mos ago

Revenue

$0000 

About Avant

Avant provides access to a full suite of digital financial solutions, including personal loans, credit cards, mobile banking, and auto refinance, to everyday American consumers. Through a combination of technology, analytics, and superior customer service, Avant gives underserved consumers access to credit with products that simplify and improve their financial journeys. It was founded in 1973 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

Avant Headquarters Location

222 N. LaSalle St. Suite 1600

Chicago, Illinois, 60601,

United States

800-712-5407

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Avant's Products & Differentiation

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  • Avant Credit Card

    Helps you pay for what you need while you build your credit.

    Differentiation

    Able to underwrite and approve customers other banks can’t, low APRs ranging from 25.74%-29.99%, no hidden fees, easy application process that does not affect your credit score, 24/7 online portal. 

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Avant in 6 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Jul 6, 2022.

Expert Collections containing Avant

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Avant is included in 6 Expert Collections, including Digital Health.

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Digital Health

8,838 items

Startups recreating how healthcare is delivered

B

Banking

755 items

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Unicorns- Billion Dollar Startups

1,187 items

D

Digital Lending

1,697 items

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.

A

Artificial Intelligence

9,391 items

This collection includes startups selling AI SaaS, using AI algorithms to develop their core products, and those developing hardware to support AI workloads.

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Fintech

7,550 items

US-based companies

Avant Patents

Avant has filed 34 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • GPS navigation devices
  • Mobile operating systems
  • Payment systems
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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

7/9/2018

9/14/2021

Payment systems, Barcodes, Face recognition, Coding theory, Authentication methods

Grant

Application Date

7/9/2018

Grant Date

9/14/2021

Title

Related Topics

Payment systems, Barcodes, Face recognition, Coding theory, Authentication methods

Status

Grant

Latest Avant News

Weekly Analysis and Opinion Highlights – 7 February 2022

Feb 7, 2022

Weekly Analysis and Opinion Highlights – 7 February 2022 And we’re kicking off the week with new details on banking, partnerships, funding, credit unions, open banking and more. Dive into the latest fintech insights and have a great start of the week! FinTech Market Next Big Thing | Major Giants : Ant Financial, Adyen, Qudian and more ( CSZ ) Global  ”FinTech market” report is a complete study that gives statistics concerning FinTech Market size, developments, growth, value structure, capacity, sales, and forecast 2030. This report additionally consists of the general analysis of the FinTech Market share with all its factors influencing the increase of the market. The report also offers an entire evaluation of sales volume, pricing evaluation, revenue, gross margin, the increased price in the FinTech market. It also covers FinTech market trends together with the key elements and parameters affecting the market. This report analyses the effect of the COVID-19 on the FinTech market key players and their opponents. Read more . A deep dive into the world of climate fintech with firstminute Capital ( Maddyness ) Climate fintech is a cross-cutting sector covering the intersection of climate, finance and digital technology. It includes a range of financial product innovations, applications and platforms that serve as mediums between all stakeholders to catalyse decarbonisation. Climate change poses substantial economic and political risk to the global economy. Efforts to mitigate such risk will require a fundamental retooling of our global economy and coordinated action across public and private stakeholders. Read more . Fintech (Financial Technology) Market Expected to Witness a Sustainable Growth over 2026 | Ant Financial, Kabbage Inc., Avant LLC, Social Finance, Inc. (SoFi), Square ( CSZ ) The latest research on “Global Fintech (Financial Technology) Market Report 2021” offered by Adroit Market Research provides a comprehensive investigation into the geographical landscape, industry size along with the revenue estimation of the business. Additionally, the report also highlights the challenges impeding market growth and expansion strategies employed by leading companies in the Fintech (Financial Technology) market. Proceeding further, the business intelligence report of Market incorporates segmentation studies including product and application categories, and Regional-level analysis of the top geographies. Moving to the market competitive scenario, product and service offering of the prominent organizations along with business strategies employed by them to maintain a strong hold in this marketplace are reviewed thoroughly. Read more . Fintech leaders press PM Boris Johnson for further IPO reforms ( AltFi ) 2021 was a bumper year of public debuts by tech companies with the likes of LendInvest, Wise and PensionBee all listing on the London market. The founders of some of the UK’s largest privately-owned fintech businesses are the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson today to for reforms aimed at encouraging more tech firms to list on the London market. Founders from  Checkout.com,   Bought by Many  and Oaknorth were set to conduct a face to face meeting with the PM alongside digital minister Chris Philp and economic secretary to the Treasury John Glen. At the last minute, however, reports have come through that Johnson will not attend the meeting owing to the imminent publication of the Sue Gray report into breaches of lockdown rules at Number 10. Read more . Should UK Fintech Companies be wary of London listings? ( Capital ) Private equity and venture capital (VC) investment in UK fintech enjoyed a sevenfold year-on-year increase to £27.5bn ($37.15bn, €32.46bn) last year, according to KPMG data, as per a report by the  Financial Times (FT). It is generally accepted that the UK is a world leader in fintech, so why isn’t the UK attracting the lion’s share of fintech initial public offerings (IPOs)? As David Kness, investment director at Rathbones Investment Management, explains, “Fintech (technologies supporting the financial services industry) is the largest class of unicorns, and the UK has been successful in creating them. Read more . — Do you have any news to share: please put  feed@hollandfintech.com  on your press list. Curious to read and find out more from fintech? Then subscribe & read our full newsletters  here . Stay tuned for more insights following up this week regarding news piece. Share this Article

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  • When was Avant founded?

    Avant was founded in 1973.

  • Where is Avant's headquarters?

    Avant's headquarters is located at 222 N. LaSalle St., Chicago.

  • What is Avant's latest funding round?

    Avant's latest funding round is Debt - III.

  • How much did Avant raise?

    Avant raised a total of $1.98B.

  • Who are the investors of Avant?

    Investors of Avant include WebBank, Paycheck Protection Program, August Capital, Tiger Global Management, DFJ Growth Fund and 12 more.

  • Who are Avant's competitors?

    Competitors of Avant include LendUp, The Social Loan Company, Chime, Behalf, SoFi, Applied Data Finance, OnDeck Capital, Prosper Marketplace, Funding Circle, Kreditech and 15 more.

  • What products does Avant offer?

    Avant's products include Avant Credit Card and 2 more.

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