Disruptors Providing Next-Gen Financial Services

Financial Services Disruptors

CircleUp, Kickstarter, Lending Club, Square, Wealthfront -- Companies recognized as CNBC Disruptors because of the way they are changing how we spend, fund, transfer, save and invest money.

  • The financial services landscape has been long dominated by lazy incumbents lacking incentive to change. No longer. Financial services disruptors are all over Wall Street.

  • By: Eric Rosenbaum, CNBC.com

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  • A crowdsourced funding platform for consumer businesses, an alternative to the traditional financing model.

  • A new way to fund creative projects, from films, games and music to art, design and technology.

  • A platform for lenders and borrowers competing with traditional loan services and investments.

  • Mobile payments technology provider and transactions leader.

  • Software-based investment management.

About Disruptors: Next-Gen Financial Services

  • Financial Service Disruptors

2014 CNBC Disruptor 50



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