Lidya

Lidya

Lidya

The Future of Finance for Frontier Markets
Type
B2b
Founded
2016
Raised
$8.2M
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Latest funding
$6,900,000
Venture capital (Series A) - 2018
Omidyar Network Tekton Ventures Accion venture lab +3
$1,250,000
Seed fund - 2017
Accion venture lab Newid capital
Team Size
10+
Employees
Location
Headquarters

Product overview

the problem

We help small businesses access credit and build a credit score

the solution

Working Capital Financing

target group

Small businesses across frontier markets

TechCrunch

A conversation with Tunde Kehinde of Lidya on finance and the digital divide

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Lidya Gossa: Ethiopian American Honors Neuroscience Student Thrives at Georgia State

FinTech Futures

SME lender Lidya aims for top spot in Nigeria, next stop Eastern Europe

FinTech Futures

Nigerian fintech Lidya launches SME lending platforms for Poland and Czech Republic

TechCabal

TechCabal Daily – Nigerian fintech startup, Lidya is expanding into Europe

Finextra

Nigerian neo-bank Lidya raises $6.9 million

Funding
$6,900,000 Venture capital (Series A)
Re.Kast IO Launch

Nigerian fintech startup, Lidya raises $6.9m Series A to cater for expansions accross Africa

Funding
TechMoran

Lidya raises $6.9m in a Series A round led by Omidyar Network to enter new markets in Africa

Funding Payments
$1,250,000 Seed fund
Techpoint.ng , FinSMEs

Nigerian fintech startup Lidya raises $1.25 million seed funding

PE HUB

Lidya raises $1.25 mln

Funding Apps & Services
TechMoran

Tunde Kehinde & Ercin Eksin launch Lidya to disrupt Africa's micro-lending sector

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