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Kontist is a company that provides banking services to freelancers and the self-employed. It offers a mobile app with features including account opening, notifications about new transactions, income tax and VAT calculation, account overview, etc.
HQBerlin, DE
Employee Ratings4.7

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Employees (est.) (May 2022)144(+3%)
Job Openings18
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Kontist Office Locations

Kontist has an office in Berlin
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Kastanienallee 98b
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Kontist Financials and Metrics

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Kontist total Funding

$2.2 m

Kontist latest funding size

$2.22 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Kontist investors

Kontist's latest funding round in October 2016 was reported to be $2.2 m. In total, Kontist has raised $2.2 m
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Kontist Online and Social Media Presence

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Kontist News and Updates

Freelancer banking app Kontist gets $4.5m credit facility

Mars Growth, a Liquidity Group and MUFG joint venture fund, announced today it has provided a $4.5 million credit facility for Kontist, a leading fintech company providing banking and bookkeeping services to the self-employed and freelancers in Germany.

Berlin-based Kontist raises €25 million for its freelancer-focused neobank and tax services business

Earlier this month, we published an interview with Christopher Plantener, CEO and founder of Kontist, a fintech startup that combines banking for freelancers and the self-employed with tax advisory. Today, the Berlin-based neobank is announcing a €25 million Series B funding round to bolster said ta…

Mission-Driven Fintech Kontist Shakes Up The Future Of Work For Self-Employed

In Germany, freelancers spend an average of 25 days and €3000 ($3,510) a year attempting to organize their finances through disparate banking, accounting and tax advisory services.

Kontist Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kontist founded?

    Kontist was founded in 2016.

  • How many employees does Kontist have?

    Kontist has 144 employees.

  • Who are Kontist competitors?

    Competitors of Kontist include Nexi Payments, BKash and PicPay.

  • Where is Kontist headquarters?

    Kontist headquarters is located at Kastanienallee 98b, Berlin.

  • Where are Kontist offices?

    Kontist has an office in Berlin.

  • How many offices does Kontist have?

    Kontist has 1 office.