Avant

Avant is an online lending platform that is the leading provider of credit alternatives to middle income consumers in the US & UK.

Founded 2013
501-1000 employees
  • Insurance
  • Banking, Corporate Finance, & Investing
  • Headquarters address
    Chicago, IL

    What we do

    We are revolutionizing the world of lending by lowering the costs and barriers of borrowing for everyday people. At our core, we are a tech company that builds advanced technology platforms and uses custom analytics to expand access to credit. Today, our platform helps underserved consumers find fair and fast installment loans. Tomorrow we plan to use our world class technology and underwriting capabilities to launch new products and services that help people improve their financial lives.

    We think we are great, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Avant has been featured in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, TechCrunch, Fortune, Bloomberg and Crain's Chicago Business. We have also been named one of Forbes America's Most Promising Companies and we’ve been featured on Forbes’ list of Next Billion Dollar Startups. Find out more at www.avant.com.

    Who we are

    We are nerds, passionate consumer advocates, hungry to make an impact, financial wizards who actually understand the fine print, data junkies, and a place where you can wear a baseball hat, a suit or both at the same time.

    We believe that ideas are more important than titles, everything is more fun together, everyone drives change, and everyone is an owner.

    Cool office and amazing benefits? Yeah… we have those - just ask us.

    Whoever you are, you are welcome here; come join us.

    Tech stack

    Ruby on Rails, Javascript, Node, React, R, Python, HTML5/CSS3

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    401k

    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance

    Values and quality of life

    Catered lunches
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