101 Top Los Angeles (LA) Financial Services Companies and Startups of 2021

June 11, 2021
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This article showcases our top picks for the best Los Angeles (LA) based Financial Services companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Financial Services industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

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Top Los Angeles (LA) Financial Services Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

SoLo Funds

SoLo Funds

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SoLo is a marketplace community allowing members to easily access and supply short-term funds for immediate needs.

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ProducePay is an agriculture fin-tech start-up providing financing, analytics, and marketplace tools for the fresh produce market.

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Camino Financial

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Camino Financial is a data-driven fintech platform pioneering affordable small business loans to Latinx businesses

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Crowdfunder

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Crowdfunder is an equity crowdfunding platform connecting investors with early-stage entrepreneurs.

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Papaya

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Papaya is a developer of an online mobile bill payment application designed to simplify financial transaction.

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RealtyMogul

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RealtyMogul is a marketplace for real estate investing, connecting borrowers, and sponsors to individual and institutional investors.

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SRAX

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SRAX is a financial technology company that unlocks data and insights for publicly traded companies.

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Dave

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Dave is a challenger bank on a mission to put everyone’s financial mind at ease with free overdraft cash, budgeting, and side gigs.

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FastPay

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FastPay is the definitive financial platform for digital media.

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Bespoke Financial

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Bespoke Financial is a licensed lender supporting cannabis companies.

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iTrustCapital Inc.

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Digital asset trading platform to trade Cryptocurrencies and Physical Gold real-time, 24/ in retirement accounts.

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XCLAIM

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XCLAIM is digitizing the financial market for selling bad debt receivables to eliminate risk, generate liquidity and increase transparency.

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Spotter

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Spotter provides a financial solution for independent content creators across digital platforms.

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HoneyBee

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B2B Fintech, Insurtech

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Arca

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Arca is an asset management firm that creates and manages institutional grade products using crypto and blockchain technology.

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Finli

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Finli helps businesses streamline operations and grow.

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Round

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Round is a fintech firm that provides active investment management services.

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ChimpChange Mobile Banking

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Mobile Banking with two key value propositions. ChimpChange is more useful than your traditional bank, without the hidden fees.

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Otomo

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Otomo delivers hyper-personalized cash management tools as-a-service to banks and fintechs.

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Hana Financial

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National non-bank specialty lender.

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SteadiPay

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Making sure small businesses don’t run out of cash

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Worldwide Facilities

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A private, independent wholesale insurance brokerage & managing general agency established in 1970.

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Wave Financial Group

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Wave Financial Group offers early-stage investment and treasury management to further the growth of the digital asset ecosystem.

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Aspiriant

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Aspiriant is an investment management company that specializes in investment management and wealth planning services.

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Oaktree Capital Management

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Oaktree Capital Management is a privately owned investment manager specializing in alternative investment strategies.

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Causeway Capital Management

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Causeway Capital Management is a financial services firm specializing in value-focused equity strategies.

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Sootchy

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Sootchy is platform to help reduce the U.S household student debt. Providing a better future for our kids.

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Chapter One Ventures

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Chapter One Ventures is an early-stage seed fund created by Jeff Morris Jr.

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RBB Bancorp

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RBB Bancorp is a Chinese-American business-oriented bank.

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Hana Commercial Finance (“HCFI”)

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Hana Commercial Finance is the factoring and trade finance subsidiary of Hana Financial

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LifeLine Financial Group

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LifeLine Financial Group is a multi-family wealth management office for influential athletes and entertainers.

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Broadway Financial

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Broadway Financial is a Los Angeles-based savings and loan holding company.

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Wedbush Securities

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Wedbush Securities is a company providing banking and investment services for any individual, institution, or issuing client.

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AssetAvenue

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AssetAvenue is a financial services company that offers an online lender for real estate investment properties.

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Banks.com

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We work for you. Our mission is to become your trusted, go-to resource for all things financial.

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AgentRisk – Superhuman Wealth Management

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Automated portfolio management & option strategies, all managed by A.I.

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Ascend Consumer Finance

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Through a proprietary process called Adaptive Risk Pricing, Ascend empowers consumers to prove their real-time creditworthiness

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Paymation

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We publish the humanistic banking technology known as Otomo

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Canyon Partners

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Canyon Partners is a company that offers loaning and investment services.

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Skraps

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Skraps is a micro finance platform that allows individuals to invest their spare change in portfolios of cryptocurrencies.

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AidBanc

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AidBanc is a full-service banking platform designed for non-profits to manage global spending from a single corporate account.

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AFEX

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AFEX offers a range of independent foreign payment solutions to a global customer base.

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FiComm Partners

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FiComm Partners is a communications agency with a singular focus on financial services.

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Wizely Finance

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Wizely Finance is a web-based platform that helps financial institutions offer credit card debt consolidation loans.

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Farmers Insurance Group

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Farmers Insurance Group is an insurer group of automobiles, homes, and small businesses.

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Daylight

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Daylight is the first and only digital banking platform in the USA built for LGBT+ people, by LGBT+ people.

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Film Finances

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Film Finances helps movies get to the big screen.

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GoSBA – Los Angeles SBA Loans

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GoSBA Loans is a SBA Loan Marketplace.

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Saida

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Saida is a lending platform for emerging markets starting in Africa.

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StockShield

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StockShield is a developer of patented financial risk management capabilities for protecting and preserving wealth.

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Nimbus33

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Nimbus33 provides the latest ideas on how to make money, save money, and make smarter financial choices.

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Latham & Watkins

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Latham & Watkins is a global law firm with more than 2,000 lawyers in its offices located in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the US.

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LendAmend

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LendAmend operates LendAmend.com, a web-based platform for professionals in the leveraged loan market.

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Pacific City Bank

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Pacific City Bank is a bank that specializes in commercial property loans, small business loans, and lines of credit.

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FreeFrom

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FreeFrom is a nationwide organization that seeks economic justice and opportunity for survivors of abuse and exploitation.

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kuma capital llc

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Digital asset and FX derivatives analytics and trading software.

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City National Bank

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City National Bank offers a full complement of banking, trust and investment services.

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Verifi, Inc.

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Verifii is a SaaS-based platform providing global electronic payment and risk management solutions for card-not-present merchants.

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Lurkin

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Lurkin is a global venture company, with ventures ranging from technology startups, to motion pictures, & everything in between.

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Acquicent

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Acquicent provides a marketplace for investing in digital and real-world collectibles via NFTs.

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Swan Bitcoin

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SwanBitcoin.com is the best place to buy Bitcoin with your bank account using automated savings plans

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CBC Bancorp

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CBC Bancorp provides commercial banking services through its holdings.

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Western Avenue Capital

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Western Avenue Capital is focused on core and value-add opportunities.

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Currency Capital

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Currency Capital is an equipment financing, lending and technology investment company.

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Investor’s Business Daily

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Investor’s Business Daily is a financial news and research organization that helps its subscribers make more money in the stock market.

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Arcadian Capital

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Arcadian Capital is a venture capital investment firm that focuses on the cannabis industry.

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The American Funds

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American Funds is a family of mutual funds from Capital Group that are sold primarily through financial advisors and intermediaries.

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InVenture Capital

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InVenture is a mobile technology and data science company that is flipping the traditional credit scoring model by putting power.

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Houlihan Lokey

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Houlihan Lokey is a global investment bank that focuses on capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation, and strategic consulting.

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Thomson Reuters Elite

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Thomson Reuters Elite offers an end-to-end enterprise business management solution that enables the operation of law and related firms.

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Ares Capital Corporation

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Ares Capital Corporation, a California-based specialty finance company, offers solutions for mid-market companies across diverse industries.

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PCCP, LLC (Pacific Coast Capital Partners)

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PCCP, LLC (Pacific Coast Capital Partners) is a real estate firm in Los Angeles.

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The Yucaipa Companies

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The Yucaipa Companies is a holding company focused on private equity investments.

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CIM Group

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CIM is a community-focused real estate and infrastructure owner, operator, developer and lender.

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Whitepine Finance

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Whitepine is a private US financial technology and media company that helps consumers understand everything related to finance.

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PacWest Bancorp

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PacWest Bancorp (“PacWest”) is a bank holding company with $5.3 billion in assets as of March 31, 2013, with one wholly-owned banking.

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Startup UCLA Accelerator

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Startup UCLA Accelerator provides a workspace, guidance, legal services, and mentors to early-stage companies.

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Kayne Anderson Rudnick (KAR)

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Kayne Anderson Rudnick is an investment firm specializing in investments in its various US and international equity strategies.

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QuickFee

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QuickFee is a payment platform and SME lending through provision of finance.

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ReleasePlan

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Financial Services for Creators

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Napkin Finance

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Everything about money in 30 seconds or less.

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JonesTrading

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JonesTrading is owned and run by its traders, which creates a culture of interdependence and trust.

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Divy

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Divy transforms investing so finding stocks is simple and engaging. Buying them takes one tap and $10. Divy – The Market is now Open.

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Open Bank

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Open Bank is a commercial bank primarily serving Korean-American communities.

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McLaren Strategic Ventures

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McLaren Strategic Ventures is a business accelerator.

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Gregory Funding LLC

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Gregory Funding delivers the highest level of customer experience in the mortgage servicing industry by providing easy loan management.

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GQR Global Markets

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Tech, Research & Investment Staffing

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Scratchpay

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Scratchpay is a simple payment app and plan for medical financing.

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Crescent

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Crescent is a business development company that seeks to maximize the total return of our stockholders.

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Everlert

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Everlert, Inc. is a provider of strategic management and structured financing services.

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Hannum Capital Management

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A capital management company focused on digital and blockchain-based assets exclusively on the blockchain technology sector.

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EVOLUTIONSapp powered by Magna Carta Wealth

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A mobile market place for financial fitness

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AmplifyX

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Music ownership redefined.

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Westlake Financial Services

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Westlake is a Financial Services comapny.

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HonestDeed

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Financial Engineering for Agile Home Finance

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CueSquared

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CueSquared is the developer of a mobile patient payment system for the healthcare industry

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AdvicePeriod

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AdvicePeriod think it’s time to reinvent wealth management and focus clients on the important decisions necessary to manage their wealth.

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ICONIZ

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ICONIZ is the world’s leading blockchain accelerator for startups.

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American Realty Advisors

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American Realty Advisors is a California-based institutional investment management firm.

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Quid

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Quid is a new kind of loan on your pre-IPO equity.

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