For the second year in a row Benzinga is proud to host the Benzinga Fintech Awards, dedicated to recognizing the leading companies in the world of fintech. Ahead of the May 24 gala, meet the innovative companies that will be there.
Who they are:
Ormsby Street, a London-based data provider for small businesses.
Why Ormsby Street was started:
To provide the millions of small businesses out there with solutions to cash-flow issues, through tools such as their CreditHQ product.
What makes Ormsby Street unique in the fintech space:
By offering big data to help small businesses manage their credit and and help address late invoice payment.
What they want users to be remembered for:
Providing simple solutions that allow small businesses to be proactive in managing their cash flow, thus eliminating bad debt.
What drives them to work on their business:
Changing the face of credit management and reducing the huge problem late payments cause to small businesses around the world. They can use tools like CreditHQ to check the financial health of the companies they’re trading with or about to trade with, and educating small business owners to better manage their financial health and cash-flow.
The biggest challenge for Ormsby Street going forward is:
Dealing with rapid expansion. They’re transitioning from a small-scale startup to a company with tens of thousands of users.
What they are looking forward to most about the Benzinga Fintech Awards:
Representing London, one of the world’s preeminent fintech hubs, and seeing what other fintech firms are doing to innovate.
For more information on the 2016 Benzinga Fintech Awards, submitting your company, sponsoring, or attending, click here. You can learn more about Ormsby Street at their website and connect with them via email.