CreditEase Wins Star of Innovation in Fintech Award

Fintech leader CreditEase receives international authoritative recognition and drives the industry forward continuously with technology.

November 21, 2018, Beijing--The winners of the 2018 Stars of China Awards were announced by the world-renowned Global Finance magazine in Beijing on Nov. 20, 2018, and CreditEase was awarded the only Star of Innovation in Fintech of the Year. As a global leader in fintech, CreditEase has kept innovation in inclusive finance and wealth management leveraging its technical strength to drive the development of China's new economy.

In the award presentation statement, Global Finance highlighted innovation in Fintech and highly recognized the extensive influence of CreditEase in the fields of fintech, such as payment, online loan, crowdsourcing, smart investment consulting, smart insurance, and block chain, and its remarkable contributions in leading the industry’s development and boosting the real economy.

As a flagship of fintech in China, CreditEase has been actively using financial technology to drive inclusive finance and wealth management, serving a large base of high-growth groups, the well-off class and high net worth people for 12 years since its foundation in 2006. As mentioned in the comments by Global Finance, by winning the Star of Innovation in Fintech, CreditEase is recognized not only for improved and more accessible financial services for customers, but also various forward-looking efforts in driving the industry forward with fintech as the engine.

As a Chinese fintech leader and practitioner, CreditEase always uses technological innovation and model innovation to promote financial services. CreditEase inclusive finance utilizes innovative financial technologies such as big data and financial cloud to conduct in-depth research of the needs of various high-growth groups, and to provide credit loan information and consultation services for Chinese working-class, small and micro-enterprise owners and farmers. It also provides farmers, agriculture platform and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) the financing lease information, equipment, livestock and agricultural machinery, and financing information and consulting services based on industrial supply chain. CreditEase inclusive finance is committed to helping individuals and SMEs.

For wealth management business, CreditEase has developed the AI+ FOF (Fund of Funds) system which is the first application powered by AI technology in the private equity industry. On the one-key search interface, the investors of the FoF can quickly get to know the target institutions, the company's overall profile, performance, funds, managers, and investing industry distribution, rounds, stages, follow-up financing and public opinions monitoring. Adhering to the consistent vision of "Technology Makes Finance Better", CreditEase will effectively combine financial and technological innovations in the private equity funds to transform cutting-edge technology into productivity and achieve market integration. CreditEase also captures the seeds of technological innovation on a global scale through CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund, and promotes the creation of a global ecosystem of technological innovation. After several years of precipitation and investment layout, CreditEase has become an important innovation investor at home and abroad.

About CreditEase

CreditEase is a leading FinTech company in China, specializing in inclusive finance and wealth management, in addition to payment technology, marketplace lending, crowdfunding, robo-advisory, insurance technology and blockchain products and services. CreditEase actively engages with global FinTech innovators through business incubation, commercial co-operation, and investment. Better tech, better finance, better world.

About Global Finance

Global Finance, founded in 1987 and headquartered in the United States, is an influential professional financial think tank. Its lists for the financial industry have extensive influence in the industry. The publication series named after Global Finance have been an important source of financial news, data and trend analysis. Its mission is to help business leaders, banks and investors draw blueprints for global business and finance community. The Stars of China are annual competitions tailored by the Global Finance magazine for the Chinese market from 2007. The selection process first reviews and screen candidates in terms of revenues, market coverage, business growth, product innovation, personalized services, investment in technology and other indicators, which are then combined with comments from the industry’s analysts, assessment firms, consulting firms, customers and other industry insiders to give scores for final selection of the most prominent financial institutions in the industry.