Founded in 2015, Validus is the leading online lending platform in Singapore with over $100 million crowdfunded to date. Backed by Vertex Ventures (a member of Temasek Holdings), Validus connects growing SME companies that need short-term financing to accredited high-net-worth investors and institutional investors. More about us:

– Technology-led platform utilizing big data and machine learning; Robust risk algorithm developed in partnership with the Credit Research Initiative team of NUS-RMI
– Have achieved numerous industry firsts, including a dedicated SME Trade Finance Fund; being the only platform in the region to have insurance cover for lenders (up to 90% capital protection for most invoice financing facilities)
– Have forged strong industry collaborations and partnerships, e.g. with Visa as their regional B2B lending partner; launched a partnership with a global bank in Singapore
– Licensed and regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Validus is an approved financing partner on GeBIZ (Singapore Government’s one-stop e-procurement portal)
– A founding member of the Marketplace Lending Committee, part of the Singapore Fintech Association by MAS