Tomorrow Bank is a Fintech with a real social impact. The Hamburg-based company offers a mobile current account and invests the money on the accounts exclusively in sustainable and social projects. Very cool: In the Tomorrow app, users can directly see how many square metres of rainforest they have already protected by using their account. Another exciting feature is Tomorrow Zero: For 15 euros per month, users can offset their entire CO2 emissions. Tomorrow recently collected three million euros within one day with an innovative crowdfunding among its own users. We are looking forward to further new and exciting features!
Deposit Solutions is a German Fintech-Unicorn. Founded in Hamburg in 2011, the company has developed an open banking platform that enables banks to offer their customers attractive third-party savings products via their existing accounts. The solution gives savers access to a wider range of deposit products and thus a better customer experience. In September 2020, Deposit Solutions expanded into the US despite the Corona crisis. Peter Thiel, founder of PayPal and investor in Deposit Solutions, sees a promising future for the open banking platform: “Deposit Solutions can do for the deposit business what PayPal has done for payments”.
Baufi24 is an advice and comparison site for property financing and mortgage interest rates. The company promises its customers a way into their own home that is as easy as online shopping. This path leads via the Baufi24 online portal, but the company also has 42 locations throughout Germany where customers can obtain personal advice. This makes Baufi24 one of the largest financing brokers in Germany. And even the corona pandemic does not seem to be able to stop the growth of the real estate company. For the first half of 2020, the Hamburg-based company reported an increase in the volume of mortgages of 89 percent compared to the previous year.
NAGA offers its users a social trading platform. Here, thousands of members exchange their investment tips. Private investors can also copy the trading decisions of professionals in a fully automated way. Or they invest themselves in shares, ETFs, crypto currencies and many other investment forms. All with a very low threshold and without any fees. It is also possible to trade in shares of NAGA itself: The company of series–founder and ex-professional swimmer Ben Bilski made its successful debut on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange three years ago. Learn more about the company in this exciting podcast with founder Bilski.
The independent comparison portal Finanzcheck.de helps its users to find the cheapest instalment loans and private financial products. This can be done just as quickly and user-friendly as we are used to from industry disrupters: Via a short and uncomplicated online query, users are shown the best offers from the most important providers on the market in a matter of seconds. Anyone who needs more in-depth advice afterwards can contact professional credit advisors free of charge and seven days a week. The fact that the Hamburg-based company has hit the bull’s eye with its portal became clear at the end of 2019 at the latest, when Finanzcheck.de changed hands for a sum in the billions.