CNBC released its 2017 collection of 50 disruptive tech companies today. The fifth annual list names private companies “whose innovations are changing the world” and meet additional criteria according to CNBC’s methodology.
The list, which boasts 31 unicorns, includes household names such as Airbnb, Uber, and SpaceX. The 50 companies have an aggregate market valuation of $239 billion, and almost 20% of the list consists of fintech companies, six of which are Finovate and/or FinDEVr alums.
Global mass payout service platform
Funding: $234 million
Debuted the Payoneer Commercial Account at FinovateAsia 2013
A unique, online lending company that prides itself on social finance
Funding: $1.9 billion
Presented its use of Quovo’s authentication API at FinDEVr New York 2017