Avant is a fast-growing marketplace lending platform that is lowering the costs and barriers of borrowing for consumers. Through the use of big data and machine-learning algorithms, the company offers a unique and highly customized approach to streamlined credit options. At its core, Avant is a tech company that is dedicated to creating innovative and practical financial products for all consumers. Avant operates in 46 U.S. states and under the name AvantCredit in the United Kingdom and Canada.
Chicago, US
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Avant was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Key People at Avant

Albert Goldstein

Albert Goldstein

Co-Founder, CEO
John Sun

John Sun

Co-Founder & Chief Credit Officer
Paul Zhang

Paul Zhang

Co-Founder & CTO
Adam Hughes

Adam Hughes


Avant Locations

Chicago, US
London, GB
Los Angeles, US

Avant Metrics

Avant Summary

Founding Date


Total Funding

$654 M

Latest funding size

$325 M

Time since last funding

about 1 year


Avant's latest funding round of $325 M was in September 2015. In total, Avant has raised $654 M.

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