Contis is your trusted partner for alternative banking and payment solutions. Its mission is simple: to empower companies and people to realise their vision – in business and in life.
|Funding Status:||Venture Round|
|Location:||Skipton, United Kingdom|
|Number of employees:||101-250|
Target geographic market:
The Card & Payments Awards 2016: Best Debit Card Programme of the Year; Emerging Payments Awards 2016: Best Consumer Loaded Payments Programme; Fintech Awards 2017; The Card & Payments Awards 2017: Best Design of the Year; The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100: No. 78; FT1000: Fastest Growing Companies in Europe; PayTech Awards 2018: Best PayTech Partnership, Client/programme: Wirex; The Best PayTech Partnership at PayTech Awards 2018 for its work with Wirex (July 2018); Contis joins FT1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies, for the second-year running (May 2019); PayExpo Power 10: Recognised the industries leaders, innovators and game-changers. Client/programme: Flavia ranked No3; 2020 Card & Payments Awards Finalist x3; 2020 Fintech Power 50; 2019 Tech Track 100; 2020 FStech Awards Finalist
|Products||White-label card issuing, end-to-end accounts, current accounts, debit cards|
|Core product offerings for individual/retail customers||UK Business Current Account|
|Core product for bussiness customers||Contis empowers businesses through market-leading digital and card payment solutions. Always powered by real-time technology and proven, reliable processing. Contis’ end-to-end offering is fully scalable and configurable, providing clients with true choice.|
|Regulators/Compliance||The platform is fully owned by Contis and is PCI DSS Level 1 compliant, which means Contis doesn’t rely on multiple third-party providers (eg. BIN sponsors, card issuers, payment processors) for its delivery.|
|The Base Currency||£ (GBP)|
|Number of Currencies Supported||over 30 currencies, to over 50 countries on 5 continents|
|Issuing physical card and delivery||Contis provides multiple card options: Physical Cards (Visa Debit, Visa Prepaid, Business or Consumer), Virtual Cards, Mobile Payments (Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay). Contis offers BIN Participant Sponsorship.|
|Money transfers/payments||Faster Payments, BACS, CHAPS, SEPA, P2P, International and more|
|Other||Additional services: Apps, Customer Service, KYC, SCA, Budgeting Tools, Payroll & Fraud|
|(b) a business account||Yes|
|Last Funding Date||Aug 10, 2016|
|Last Funding Amount||N/A|
|Last Funding Type||Venture Round|
|Total Funding Amount||N/A|
|Number of Funding Rounds||N/A|
|Customer/Products segments||end-to-end banking and payments solutions|
|Key product offering||white-label card issuing, end-to-end accounts, current accounts, debit cards|
|Banking license||Contis has an eMoney licence, agency banking agreement and is a principal member of Visa (with an ability to sponsor those looking to issue Visa products)|
|Type of customers||Businesses|
|Estimated revenue||$1M to $10M|
|Number of investors||N/A|
|Number of lead investors||1|
|Names of lead investors||YYX Capital|
|Is your banking platform fully developed internally or customized from a third party platform?||The platform is fully owned by Contis and is PCI DSS Level 1 compliant, which means Contis doesn’t rely on multiple third-party providers (eg. BIN sponsors, card issuers, payment processors) for its delivery.|
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