Loan Frame covered by Outlook Business as one of the leading businesses in SME lending


For Shailesh Jacob, co-founder of the Gurgaon-based Loan Frame, starting a lending marketplace for SMEs was more than a big opportunity — it was also about contributing to the overall economy. According to the Ministry of MSMEs, the sector contributes around 38% to the GDP and provides the largest share of employment, after agriculture. “In India you have over 50 million SMEs and credit penetration is less than 10%,” Jacob points out. In August 2015, he launched Loan Frame partnering with around 20 lenders.

Continue reading “Loan Frame covered by Outlook Business as one of the leading businesses in SME lending”

Loan Frame covered by FinTechAsia

Founded in August 2015, Loan Frame is a fintech SME lending marketplace focused on solving the financing problem for millions of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in India. Loan Frame enables SME lending through partner lenders, by providing them the technology to efficiently originate and assess small business borrowers.

Founding Team:

Start date: January 2016 | Location: Gurgaon | Fund Raised since starting up: $2.25 million | Employees: 30+

Continue reading “Loan Frame covered by FinTechAsia”

Why Fintech Startups Are Wooing India’s Small Businesses | Forbes

For the past 50 years, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have powered India’s economy, especially in rural and semi-urban areas. But they often fail to get adequate financial support from government agencies, banks and financial institutions, according to the SME Chamber of India.

India’s booming fintech market could be their savior.

Continue reading “Why Fintech Startups Are Wooing India’s Small Businesses | Forbes”

Committed to Empower SMEs Loan Frame : The NewGen Digital Lending Platform | SMEWORLD

Loan Frame is a silicon-valley style Fintech company focused on small and medium enterprises (SMEs) lending in the Indian subcontinent by building India’s largest technology enabled SME lending marketplace. Loan Frame is providing a technology solution to one of India’s long standing economic problems: availability of credit to Indian SME’s.

Loan Frame aims to provide the right credit in an easy and friendly manner to SMEs. Customers will benefit from the right product from the right lender where they can get the maximum loan amounts at the lowest rate in the most efficient manner. Besides, it aims to provide an efficient lending experience for borrowers and make them easily accessible to lenders.

Continue reading “Committed to Empower SMEs Loan Frame : The NewGen Digital Lending Platform | SMEWORLD”

Tech platform aids SMEs access loans | Telangana Today

 

Though the demand for loans from the SME is robust, most SMEs have a problem in accessing loans at relatively lower interest rates.

However, use of technology can bridge the gap between the credit demand and the lenders and benefit the SMEs, according to Shailesh Jacob, chief executive officer and founder of Loan Frame, a marketplace that brings lenders and borrowers together through mobile site and an application.

Continue reading “Tech platform aids SMEs access loans | Telangana Today”

Interview of Shailesh Jacob, CEO & Founder with BW Disrupt

 

In an interaction with Sujata Sangwan of BW Disrupt, Shailesh Jacob, CEO & Founder, Loan Frame, shared his startup’s journey including idea generation, description, traction details and future goals. Loan Frame is a silicon-valley style Fintech company focused on small and medium enterprise (SME) lending in the Indian subcontinent by building India’s largest technology enabled SME lending marketplace. Loan Frame is providing a technology solution to one of India’s long standing economic problems: availability of credit to Indian SME’s.

Continue reading “Interview of Shailesh Jacob, CEO & Founder with BW Disrupt”

Digital lending marketplace can help SMEs to get easier and cheaper loan | SME Times

 

Two of India’s biggest economic problems faced by small and medium enterprises (SMEs) – one poor credit availability and second high cost of credit, can be solved through technology enabled SME lending marketplace, believes Shailesh Jacob the Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Loan Frame.

Continue reading “Digital lending marketplace can help SMEs to get easier and cheaper loan | SME Times”