January 9, 2017 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
What: Fundation Group CEO Sam Graziano will be speaking on the “Rapid Fire Emerging Tech” Panel at the Financial Services Roundtable’s inaugural FinTech Ideas Festival. The panel discussion will focus on how FinTech companies are partnering with banks to change the financial landscape and help banks meet the evolving, complex needs of their customers. The panelists will also discuss their views on the future of the FinTech Industry.
• Sam Graziano, CEO, Fundation
• Anil Arora, CEO, Yodlee
• Bo Lu, CEO, Future Advisor
• Moderator: Diedre Bosa, CNBC
Why: Fundation Group LLC is one of the nation’s leading digitally-enabled small business lenders and credit solutions providers that offers conventional term loans and lines of credit for small businesses through its banking and other strategic partnerships. Mr. Graziano will share his unique perspective on the industry and describe Fundation’s innovative approach, which has enabled it to become the leader in bank partnerships, with long-term agreements now in place with top banks and financial institutions, including Regions Bank, BancAlliance and, most recently, Citizens Bank.
When: The panel will be held in San Francisco, CA and live streamed on CNBC.com from 11:45am-12:15pm ET (8:45am-9:15am PT) on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.
Fundation Group LLC is a digitally-enabled lender and credit solutions provider. The Company develops integrated small business lending solutions with banks, enabling them to deliver credit online, drive cost efficiency into their lending programs and maximize customer retention by providing a positive customer experience and meeting the needs of the small businesses they serve. The Company also partners with a wide array of organizations that serve the small business market in various capacities to deliver credit products to the business community nationwide. For more information, please visit www.fundation.com.
Fundation combines the benefits of a bank loan with the ease and efficiency of an online lender. We offer conventional loans with competitive rates to businesses with varying credit profiles. Our technology allows us to deliver capital in as few as 3 business days through streamlining the collection and evaluation of customer information and conducting the majority of the lending process electronically. As a direct lender, we use our own capital to originate and hold the loans we make, so that we can focus on building relationships with our customers. Our dedicated customer relationship model enables us to understand each unique borrower’s business. This level of service, coupled with our best-in-class products, is why many of our customers come back to us repeatedly for more capital.