Total Score75
Downloads18
MAU12
Sessions Per User
Ave Session Length14
iOS + Google Play10
Avant
Avant operates an online marketplace that provides users with access to personal loans to consolidate debt, pay unexpected medical expenses, and fund family vacations. Through machine learning, the company offers a customized approach to credit options.
  • Personal Loan Apps Spike In Latest Provider Rankings

    May 20, 2020 Personal Loan Apps Spike In Provider RankingsPersonal loan apps are getting lots of attention during this time of incomprehensible financial doubt. Consumers are downloading and using these apps more now, and they’re still deciding on their ...
  • Personal Loan Apps Banking On Features

    March 3, 2020 Unsecured lending is the theme of this week’s PYMNTS Provider Ranking of Personal Loan Apps, which looks at this fascinating space with fresh eyes to reveal the trends. Personal loans ...
  • FTC Fines Avant $3.85M For Customer Deception

    April 15, 2019 Federal Trade CommissionThe Federal Trade Commission announced on Monday (April 15) a $3.85 million settlement with online lender Avant over a lawsuit alleging the firm lied to customers and used other illegal tactics. Specifically, ...
  • Online Lenders Prepare For A Recession

    April 15, 2019 Online lenders in the U.S. including LendingClub, Kabbage, and Avant are gearing up for a slowdown in the economy and are taking a look at their risk exposure as they ...
  • HSBC, Avant Team On Personal Loans

    October 24, 2018 hsbc-personal-loans-onlineHSBC Holdings announced that it is teaming up with online lender Avant to offer unsecured loans to consumers. In the first half of 2019, HSBC’s U.S. arm will utilize Avant’s platform ...
  • Avant Brings SaaS Lending Tech To Banks

    October 2, 2018 Avant is best known among its financial services peers as a FinTech firm, founded to throw automation and an artificial intelligence (AI)-enhanced underwriting process at the problem of creating accessible, ...
  • Global Data Registry Launches Loan Registry On IBM Blockchain Platform

    June 27, 2018 BlockchainGlobal Debt Registry (GDR) announced on Wednesday (June 27) the launch of its loan registry, created to verify and provide transparency for loan data on the cloud-based IBM Blockchain Platform. In ...
  • Why Digital Lenders Are Tightening Their Lending Criteria

    June 12, 2018 In the early days of online lending, the big appeal was access to funds for potential borrowers with few, if any, options for securing capital. Now, the tech-driven underwriting models that ...
  • Another Online Lender Announces Layoffs

    May 23, 2016 Layoffs for Another They LiveConsumer lending platform Avant is giving pink slips to 60 employees, or about 7 percent of its workforce. The news came late last week amid what Crain’s Chicago Business said is “an abrupt ...
  • FinTech Lenders Are Putting The Brakes On Customer Acquisitions

    April 11, 2016 As the wave of FinTech lenders who stepped into the markets after the financial crisis pushed much of their mainstream banking competition out of the game are coming into a ...
  • Banking Giants Back Online Lender Avant

    August 21, 2015 Avant, the online lender that offers funds to consumers with less than stellar credit, has garnered debt financing from a series of big banks, Fortune reported on Thursday (Aug. 20). The ...