Valiant announced as a Best Fintech Startup finalist in the Annual Australasian Startup Awards

This is a press release about Valiant being a finalist in the Annual Australasian Startup Awards 2017.

Friday, 03 November 2017

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Valiant announced as a Best Fintech Startup finalist in the Annual Australasian Startup Awards

Valiant has emerged as a finalist for Best Fintech Startup in the Annual Australasian Startup Awards, hosted by StartCon. The awards recognise outstanding startups and entrepreneurs in the APAC region and give the startup community the opportunity to have their say through an online voting system.

The Annual Australasian Startup Awards accepted nominations for a number of categories, including Startup of the Year, Startup Founder of the Year, Female Entrepreneur of the Year, Best Bootstrapped Startup, Startup Investor of the Year and Startup Journalist of the year.

The contenders for Best Fintech Startup are HashChing, MoneyMe Financial Group, Simply Wall St, uno home loans and Valiant. This year, StartCon received over 500 nominations across 17 categories. Valiant is proud to be nominated alongside many talented Australian startups and founders.

The winners will be announced at the StartCon Sydney event on 1 & 2 December, in front of over 2,000 attendees.

About the Valiant platform

Valiant Finance is a business loan marketplace that matches borrowers to lenders, with the aim of removing the barriers that prevent Australia’s small-to-medium enterprises from scaling and growing. Using a proprietary algorithm that identifies the best loan product for the customer, the platform improves the experience for the business owner and saves the lender time by pre-vetting the borrower.

Products available through the Valiant Finance platform include:

  • Unsecured business loans;
  • Secured term loans;
  • Overdrafts;
  • Line of credit;
  • Equipment finance;
  • Debtor financing;
  • Merchant cash advances; and
  • Business credit cards.

Further reading

Further information

Alex Molloy Cofounder & CEO

Ritchie Cotton Cofounder & Head of Product

[email protected] / 0448 488 123 Nathalie Jones Communications Manager