• RainFin In the news The innovation of funding is evolving in South Africa.

    RainFin, SME

    Encouraging the growth of SME’s is essential to building a stable economy; however, since the recession there have been limited options for many South African’s looking for access to finance. It w...

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  • RainFin In the news This is how South Africa’s SMEs will weather the economic storm…

    News, RainFin

    In a recent article on BizNews Sean Emery, RainFin CEO, talks about the changing economic landscape. Emery talks about the challenges for South Africa as we face “looming ratings downgrade, inflatio...

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  • RainFin In the news Should You Join the Crowd?

    Crowdfunding has taken off across the globe. It offers a new way for people to invest money in people and projects that they believe in, and for people to raise the capital they need to complete a pro...

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  • RainFin In the news The Reality of Finding Funding in South Africa

    RainFin, SME

    In recent weeks, the financial landscape in South Africa has changed dramatically. As a result, the question of what funding will look like for businesses has been a hot topic. With an economy experie...

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  • RainFin In the news Absa, RainFin and Rise Africa Help Rein in Loan Costs

    RainFin, SME

    Barclays Africa is looking to cut the costs incurred advancing loans to SMEs by using the online platform RainFin to facilitate unsecured lending online. Barclays owns a 49% share in RainFin. The part...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin, Absa and Rise Africa Sign Partnership Deal in Cape Town

    RainFin, SME

    The strategic partnership announced between Absa (a member of Barclays) and RainFin, an innovative online credit marketplace has been discussed by Zweli Sikhakhane on BizNisAfrica. Sikhakhane describe...

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  • RainFin In the news Absa and Rise Africa Service SMEs with RainFin Technology

    RainFin, SME

    RainFin and Absa have announced a strategic partnership to help offer SMEs unsecured working capital term loans. IT-Online reports on the partnership, quoting RainFin founder Sean Emery as saying that...

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  • RainFin In the news Ventureburn Article Discusses Partnership between Absa, Rise Africa and RainFin

    Absa, FinTech, Innovation, SME

    As the press reports on the partnership between Absa and RainFin (announced on the 17th February 2016) VentureBurn reference RainFin’s unique offering as a fintech solution which is governed by the ...

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  • RainFin In the news Sean Emery & Eugene Booysen discuss the relationship between RainFin, Rise Africa and Absa with Business Day TV

    Absa, RainFin, SME

    The relationship between Absa and RainFin is not new. Barclays Africa holds a 49% share in RainFin. However, with the strategic partnership announced in February 2016, we see the two companies align m...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin and Absa On CNBC Discussing Groundbreaking New Approach to Marketplace Lending in Partnership with Rise Africa

    Absa, RainFin, SME

    Sean Emery, CEO of RainFin and Eugene Booysen, Chief Innovation Officer at Barclay’s Africa appeared on CNBC Africa last night to discuss the new partnership between RainFin, Rise Africa and Absa an...

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  • RainFin In the news Fintech is Disrupting Traditional Banks

    Business Media Live, FinTech, RainFin

    Technology has changed the way the world works, and has even disrupted one of the biggest industries in the world, traditional banking. RainFin has been instrumental in changing the way people look at...

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  • RainFin In the news Bloomberg Commends RainFin On Strong Lending Model

    Sean Emery, CEO and Founder, recently met with Bloomberg to discuss RainFin’s success to date and how this is just the beginning.  He discussed the marketplace lending platform’s ambition...

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  • RainFin In the news Time for new financial landscape

    News

    RainFin was featured on VentureBurn this week. Article follows. What lessons can startups take from the collapse of the African Bank? Surely this could have been avoided with precautionary measures, t...

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  • RainFin In the news Microlenders Feeling the Pinch after African Bank Folds

    News

    Recently, RainFin CEO Sean Emery was asked to comment on the collapse of African Bank and what effects it has had on the microlending market. Take a look at this article published on Rainbow FM Microl...

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  • RainFin In the news Peer-to-Peer Lending to Boost SME’s

    News

    Image: TechCentral After the collapse of African Bank, microlending has come under the spotlight. Peer-to-peer lending is being shown as a viable alternative for small businesses to acquire safe, affo...

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  • RainFin In the news Dave Explains The Borrower Process At RainFin

    RainFin Videos

    Dave is a borrower on the RainFin Platform. After looking at this, the viewer will have a complete understanding of how the borrower process works, including the screening and rating that Dave goes th...

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  • RainFin In the news The Future Is Collaborative

    News

    “We are witnessing the formalization of the shared economy – access vs ownership and sharer vs consumer. And for companies, what this means is embracing the idea of Collaborators vs Competitors....

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  • RainFin In the news Innovation And How It’s Shaping Business

    News

    Eugene Booysen, Head of Innovation at Barclays Africa, recently talked about Barclays’ investment in RainFin on CNBC Africa. During a discussion with Alec Hogg and Peter Diamandis from the Singulari...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin 1 of 10 start-ups to watch in 2015

    News

    Moneyweb published an article today where RainFin was listed as 1 of 10 start-ups to watch in 2015. It was said that RainFin is one of the companies set to disrupt industries in the coming year. RainF...

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  • Blog RainFin Moves Into SME Field

    Business Finance, News

    RainFin CEO, Sean Emery, was interviewed by Phakamisa Ndzamela from Business Day recently. In this interterview, Sean was asked about RainFin’s plans for 2015. Sean replied with the following: RainF...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin Investors – How It Works

    INVESTMENTS, RainFin Videos

    RainFin is an online lending marketplace where you can safely, quickly and cheaply borrow from or lend to people around you. This video explains the Investor process. After looking at this, the viewer...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin – How It Works

    RainFin Videos

    RainFin is an online marketplace where you can safely, quickly and cheaply borrow from or lend to people around you. This video explains the borrowing and investing processes, from application to appr...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin Q&A with CEO, Sean Emery

    RainFin Videos

    RainFin CEO Sean Emery, answers questions about RainFin. After looking at this, the viewer will have a complete understanding of what RainFin is, how RainFin work, how RainFin is different from banks,...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin Borrowers – How it Works

    RainFin Videos

    RainFin is an online marketplace where you can safely, quickly and cheaply borrow from or lend to people around you. This video explains the Borrower process. After looking at this, the viewer will ha...

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  • Blog The Challenges and Successes of an Entrepreneur

    Business Finance, News

    In support of Global Entrepreneurship Week (17th-23rd November), our CEO Sean Emery was interviewed by Purely Local, a community online magazine.The interview follows: We chatted to seasoned venture c...

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  • RainFin In the news Cutting Out The Bank As The Middleman

    News, Personal Finance

    Maya Fisher-French explains in the Witness Newspaper how to cut out the bank as middleman by using peer-to-peer lending. Maya says peer-to-peer lending is similar to crowdsourcing except instead of a ...

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  • RainFin In the news Could Technology Disrupt Finance In SA?

    News

    Ian Duvenage, our Chief Business Development officer, was interviewed by News24 Live about the peer-to-peer financing model in South Africa. Ian talks about the successes of peer-to-peer finances both...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin CEO Explains Pros & Cons of Peer-to-Peer Lending

    News

    Siki Mgabadeli, award-winning financial journalist interviewed RainFin CEO, Sean Emery about the pros and cons of peer-to-peer lending for Moneyweb. SIKI MGABADELI: Investors seeking higher returns th...

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  • RainFin In the news Peer-to-Peer Lending to Help Small Businesses

    News

    Peer-to-peer lending is undoubtedly on the rise in South Africa. Here’s a recent a article about how small businesses can benefit from peer-to-peer investments, according to RainFin CEO Sean Emery P...

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  • RainFin In the news Read what RainFin CEO Sean Emery said in the Mail & Guardian

    News

    Image: Mail & Guardian RainFin has been in the press recently. Take a look at what was publish in the Mail & Guardian lately: http://mg.co.za/article/2014-09-01-p2p-lending-and-the-evils-of-un...

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  • RainFin In the news Peer-to-Peer Lending on the Rise in SA

    News

    Peer-to-Peer lending is on the rise in South Africa. RainFin CEO Sean Emery talks to MoneyWeb about the global growth of peer-to-peer lending and where it’s going in South Africa. Barclays’ RainFi...

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  • RainFin In the news RainFin CEO Sean Emery Talks Peer-to-Peer Lending

    News

    Recently our CEO Sean Emery went on News Leader Live to discuss peer-to-peer lending and it’s relation to the current investment market. Take a look at what he had to say: To view video click here R...

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  • RainFin In the news Social Lending on the Rise in SA

    News

    Social lending and RainFin have been in the press again. Take a look at this article published on BusinessTech recently: Social Lending Picking Up in SA? First Published: BusinessTech 18 August 2014 S...

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