Bizfi adds Western Independent Bankers to growing client base

Fintech aggregator and funder Bizfi has added trade association Western Independent Bankers (WIB) to its expanding client base. WIB’s 600-plus community and regional banks across Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and the U.S. Territories now have access to loan opportunities on the Bizfi platform. The official introduction takes place at WIB’s annual conference during the first week of April.

Fully integrated Bizfi partners include OnDeck, Funding Circle, Kabbage, Bluevine, Dealstruck and ten others. An additional 30 non-integrated partners also participate.

“WIB member banks are the leading funders of America’s small businesses,” said Michael Delucchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of WIB and WIB Service Corporation. “With Bizfi as a WIB Premier Solutions Provider we are able to offer their expertise in alternative financing and superior technology to our member banks and deliver a complete solution for small business funding.”

“Small businesses have many different funding needs, from lines of credit and equipment finance to long-term loans. As a premier solution provider, Bizfi’s unique multi-partner platform can help WIB members meet those needs faster and more efficiently than ever before while maintaining relationship continuity with its current small business clients. Bizfi is honored to join WIB in serving America’s entrepreneurs,” said Stephen Sheinbaum, founder of Bizfi.

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