Affirm’s mission is to deliver honest financial products to improve lives. Affirm uses modern technology to re-imagine and re-build core components of financial infrastructure from the ground up. The company is focused on improving the lives of everyday consumers with less expensive, more transparent financial products.
Blockstream’s core area of innovation is sidechains, a technology focused on improving on the blockchain, the most powerful public utility for distributed trust systems.
Boku is a global mobile payments network providing mobile-enhanced payments in e-commerce and at physical point-of-sale. They service 68 countries through more than 250 carrier partners and are connected to merchants such as Facebook, Electronic Arts (EA), Sony, Spotify, Lookout and Riot Games.
Cadre is a technology-enabled investment platform that connects qualified individuals and institutions to fully vetted, compelling real estate investment opportunities.
Chain, Inc. is a technology company that partners with leading financial firms to build and deploy blockchain networks that transform markets. Chain develops and maintains the Chain Open Standard, an open source blockchain protocol for high-scale financial applications. Chain’s platform includes Chain Core, an enterprise-grade production node, and the Chain Sandbox prototyping environment.
Even gives you a consistent paycheck every week, no matter how many hours you got this week. Even does this by setting aside a little bit of money for you in good weeks, and by giving you interest-free credit in bad weeks. Plus, get this: if you have a big bill like rent but are short on cash, Even lets you advance extra money now to make sure you’re covered.
Fundbox leverages deep data analytics to accelerate cash flow and clear invoices for small businesses.
PayNearMe is a cash transaction network enabling consumers to pay cash for goods and services purchased online. Consumers can conveniently make payments 24/7 in their own neighborhood in less than 60 seconds at nearly 10,000 participating 7-Eleven, Family Dollar and ACE Cash Express stores across the United States. Numerous businesses such as property management companies, utility providers, self-storage operators, insurance providers, government services, telecom companies and financial institutions offer PayNearMe as a payment option to their customers. The company is built on a flexible technology platform that’s designed to accommodate endless number of payment use-cases, as well as multiple integration and configuration options enabling businesses in any industry to start offering PayNearMe with minimal technical effort and no business process re-engineering. With its proprietary embedded bar code technology, PayNearMe supports mobile, web, printed, magnetic card and in-bill (EBPP) payment options.
Plastiq is an online platform that enables consumers to use their credit cards for payments from any internet-enabled device.
Quantopian is a platform to build, test and execute trading algorithms. The company’s mission is to attract the world’s algorithmic and financial talent, including talent that hasn’t yet had the opportunity to be a quant. With Quantopian’s tools, users don’t have to worry about infrastructure and data quality problems and can instead focus on building, testing, refining and trading investment ideas.