Bank Partnerships a Positive Growth Factor for Avant in 2017

Avant’s new partnership with Regions bank is helping growth projections and business development plans for the firm in 2017; Avant says the Regions partnership which began in October is expected to generate 25% of the firm’s loan volume in 2017; the partnership includes referrals from Regions for customers who are not approved for loans; the firm also has four other partnerships planned for 2017; it plans to hire 125 new employees and is targeting monthly loan volume for 2017 of $250 million; also says it’s launching a credit card product in July; the credit card will be offered to customers not approved for loans on the platform.  Source