In the article, published today, Fintex Capital’s CEO Robert Stafler explains how the company issued a privately placed, Upgrade-backed bond to Banco BNI Europa as part of their unique investment structure, enabling the bank to invest $30m in Upgrade loans.
Bonds issued in a Pass-Through Securitisation backed by consumer loans originated via leading US consumer credit platform
Fintex Capital has now issued more than $125 million in bonds across 3 different lending strategies
- UK Real Estate is Fintex Capital’s second lending strategy
- Fintex Capital’s first strategy, German consumer loans, is now approaching €100m of investments
- Fintex Capital’s first real estate lending transaction completed today
Fintex Capital is pleased to announce that it released the latest version of its loan performance, monitoring and analysis tool – LISA 3.0 – this week. This sophisticated, proprietary software was developed by our experienced credit and tech teams over the past two and a half years. By analysing and visualising large data pools with efficiency and accuracy, LISA provides a granular analysis of each Fintex loan portfolio.
Altfi, a leading news site for the fast growing alternative finance space, recently asked Fintex Capital’s CEO Robert Stafler to shed some light on the role technology plays in Property Lending. In his article, published today, Robert articulates a dilemma: a lender who doesn’t embrace technology will not scale their business. At the same time, responsible lenders are justifiably hesitant to allow machines to take credit decisions. Whilst they recognise the need to scale, they fear that ill-conceived technology without sufficient manual oversight will also scale the mistakes.
Fintex is pleased to announce that Rafi Goldberg recently joined as Senior Quant. Rafi joins the firm’s management committee which also includes Fintex founders Robert Stafler and Jérôme Anglade, as well as the firm’s CIO, Sophie Batoua and COO Philip Schajer. As Senior Quant, Rafi will lead Fintex Capital’s credit modelling and play a critical role in the development of the firm’s proprietary analysis tools.
Fintex is pleased to announce that Sophie Batoua has recently joined as Chief Investment Officer. Sophie joins the firm’s management committee which also includes the Fintex founders, Robert Stafler and Jérôme Anglade. As CIO, Sophie will lead Fintex Capital’s capital origination as well as the execution of the firm’s investments on marketplace lending platforms...
Panelists: Raffael Johnen, Co-Founder & CEO, auxmoney; Charles Egly, Co-Founder & CEO, Prêt d'Union; Pärtel Tomberg, Founder & CEO, Bondora; Dr. Dominik Steinküehler, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Lendico; David Hanf, CFO, smava
Moderator: Robert Stafler, Fintex Capital
This five-person panel covered a number of questions including the following:
- How do you increase or adjust your focus on specific countries?
- If you could increase funding, how would you allocate among retail and institutional investors?
- Is the retail investor less educated? Imagine you are exiting. Who is the dream buyer for you?
- What keeps you up at night?
- How do you prevent failure?