Building a financial services platform that offers financing in less than 24 hours to small and medium businesses in emerging markets.
- Over 90% of clients have grown their businesses with Lidya's support.
- Disbursed more than 32,500 loans since inception.
- Lidya has a 99% repayment rate of loans issued through our platform
Currently Operating in Four Regions
June 22, 2019
After years of ignoring consumers, Nigerian lenders are making an unprecedented push into retail banking.Read on Bloomberg.com »
August 29, 2023
The statistics of businesses that succeed are not very encouraging, particularly in Africa. The percentages of those that succeed varyRead on Nairametrics »
March 21, 2022Read on The Financial Technology Report. »
September 17, 2020
Small and medium businesses have been some of the hardest hit in the COVID-19 pandemic. And all that has been as true in emerging markets as it has been for SMBs in the developed world. Tunde...Read on TechCrunch »
March 20, 2020
CNN's Zain Asher speaks with Tunde Kehinde, the co-founder of Lidya, about how he hopes technology can make investments accessible for small African businesses.Read on CNN »
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