- ABOUT -
Younited Credit, 1st Internet peer-to-peer lending platform
Younited Credit (ex Prêt d’Union) is an Internet peer-to-peer lending platform which enables investors-lenders (physical persons or legal entities) to directly finance French consumer loans. Its 100% web-based banking disintermediation model enables the company to remove all the complexity and costs of the traditional banking system to offer attractive rates of return to investors-lenders and competitive loan rates to borrowers. Ranked as one of the top 5 most disruptive French start-ups in 2014, Younited has already granted loans of €200 million since its commercial launch in December 2011 (annual growth exceeding 100%) and has more than 80 employees in France.
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What is the transformation objective?
The objective is to enable Younited to launch its European expansion, starting in Italy and Spain, and to pursue its growth in France.
How is Eurazeo assisting Younited in its transformation?
This transformation will involve, in particular, numerous hirings, the launch of Big Data-based innovative technology projects and ongoing investment in brand recognition and the customer experience.