Quod and Cignifi Announce Partnership in Brazil

By | November 14th, 2018|Cignifi|

Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Boston, USA – Quod, Brazil’s newly established positive credit bureau, and Cignifi, a leading US fintech company, announced today a partnership that has the potential to significantly improve access to financial services for millions of underserved consumers across Brazil. The partners will collaborate to launch the country’s first online platform that [...]

Leapfrog and Omidyar Network target unbanked billions in Cignifi deal

By | June 22nd, 2017|Cignifi|

Big Data Platform Plans Aims to Extend Financial Inclusion to One Billion Emerging Consumers LeapFrog Investments and Omidyar Network, the investing firm of eBay Founder Pierre Omidyar, invest in Cignifi, a big data platform powering large-scale financial inclusion Cignifi’s mobile-generated algorithms have created financial profiles for over 100 million people in 13 emerging markets, putting [...]

Alternative Credit Scoring in the US: Innovators Applying Data Science to Unlock Financial Potential of ‘Thin-File’ Individuals

By | March 1st, 2017|Cignifi|

In 2015, there were 26 million credit invisible consumers in the US, according to the report by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Although those people are credit-invisible for the traditional sector, their everyday activity and alternative records represent a meaningful and vast source of precise hallmarks of their level of sustainability, resilience and credibility.Smart Data, hence, [...]