Seven Israeli startups were chosen Tuesday as 2021’s most promising companies in Fintech. With more than 750 startups operating today in the Fintech sector alone, Israel has been a global pioneer in the field for more than a decade. A variety of categories were in the ranking for the top spot, including payments and commerce, lending and finance, cyber security, insurtech, and most promising seed company. The list, was published for the second year in a row.
The winning companies – Identiq, Balance, Sharegain, Obligo, Planck, Unit, and Panorays – were selected by 30 financial entities and venture capital funds operating in Israel, including Viola, Pitango, Team8, Entree Capital, Qumra Capital, and more. The VCs were allowed to name only one of their portfolio companies per category.