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August 21, 2017

Fintech platform Prodigy Finance raises $240M to support fast-growing community of international students

- August 21, 2017

The fundraise includes a $40 million Series C equity round led by international venture capital firm Index Ventures, and a $200 million debt facility led by a global investment bank. More

August 21, 2017

Lender to Foreign Students Raises $40 Million in Financing

New York Times - August 21, 2017

As American universities’ interest in courting international students intensifies, an online lender that caters to them has drawn significant new financing. More

August 21, 2017

SA founder of Fintech platform Prodigy Finance announces over R3bn fundraise

Ventureburn - August 21, 2017

International fintech platform Prodigy Finance, which has developed the world’s first borderless credit model, today (21 August 2017) announced a R3.19-billion fundraise. More

August 21, 2017

Rand Merchant buys into global fintech firm

Business Day - August 21, 2017

Rand Merchant Investment Holdings (RMI) has made its maiden investment into a global fintech, alongside two of the world’s most renowned venture capital companies. More

August 21, 2017

This South African just raised over R3bn in a fintech funding round

CNBC Africa - August 21, 2017

Cameron Stevens, founder and CEO of Prodigy Finance was an INSEAD graduate who experienced difficulties financing an international MBA – his response was to start Prodigy Finance in the UK before h... More

August 21, 2017

INSEAD Startup Prodigy Finance Raises $240M To Help MBAs Crowdfund Their Fees

BusinessBecause - August 21, 2017

MBA candidates at the world’s best business schools will be able to get more cash to pay their fees through crowdfunding startup Prodigy Finance. More

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