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101 Top South Korean Finance Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best South Korean based Finance companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Finance industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top South Korean Finance Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Toss

Toss

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Toss is a mobile finance platform used to simplify the payment procedure.

Korbit

Korbit

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Korbit provides online bitcoin exchange, wallet, and merchant processor services.

Korbit

Dunamu

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Dunamu provides a wide range of innovative services with a focus on fintech and blockchain.

Korbit

Kakaobank

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Kakaobank offers digital banking, loans, and financial services.

Korbit

Bithumb

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Bithumb is a South Korea-based cryptocurrency exchange platform.

Korbit

PeopleFund

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PeopleFund is Korea’s leading digital lender focused on consumer finance.

Korbit

Coinplug

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Coinplug is a Korean blockchain developing company founded in 2013 with over 300 blockchain patents in multiple fields.

Korbit

Sentbe, Inc.

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Sentbe offers a faster, cheaper, and easier way to transfer money abroad.

Korbit

DAYLI Financial Group

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A leading Fintech company in Asia providing data tech solutions, digital wealth management, and lead-generation services

Korbit

Xangle

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Xangle is a crypto disclosure platform that provides that missing transparency and trust in the market.

Korbit

HonestFund

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Fintech, Marketplace Lending, Alternative Investment

Korbit

MOIN, Inc.

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MOIN is a Blockchain-based global money transfer service, which is fast, convenient, and reasonably priced, focusing on Asia countries.

Korbit

WireBarley

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WireBarley is a fin-tech company that provides a platform for online money transfer.

Korbit

SK Holdings

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SK Holdings provides information technology (IT) services.

Korbit

Streami

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Blockchain remittance middleware and infra provider for financial service providers

Korbit

Preedlife

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Preedlife is a funeral service provider.

Korbit

Quantec

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Quantec provides an asset management platform for everyone on a daily possibility.

Korbit

Tumblbug

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Tumblbug is an online Korean crowdfunding site focused on art and cultural content.

Korbit

AIM (Automated Investment Management)

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AIM is an online platform that allows its users to make trades and investments via smartphone.

Korbit

Fin2B

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Fin2B is providing financial solutions for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) through their platform centering on the Supply Chain Finance.

Korbit

Black coin

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Black coin, a Korean startup, provides social membership cards for individuals all around the country.

Korbit

Realbyte

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Realbyte Inc is a company which focuses on development of application for devices running on iOS platform.

Korbit

ProBit Exchange

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ProBit Exchange is a global Top 20 crypto exchange in real daily trading volume that has successfully completed over 200 rounds of IEO.

Korbit

Superbly

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Superbly provides the payment authentication system that utilizes IT Fin Tech including authentication, information security and payment.

Korbit

Lotte Group

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Lotte is a multinational food and shopping corporation with headquarters in South Korea and Japan.

Korbit

Keypair, Inc.

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FinTech Company – The World first NFC enabled HSM & OTP card solution provider for safe financial transaction and eID card.

Korbit

Brich

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An O2O service delivering the latest Korean fashion trends online .

Korbit

NH Investment & Securities

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NH Investment & Securities engages in wealth management, investment banking, trading, and equity sales businesses.

Korbit

KT investment Inc.

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KT Investment Inc. is a venture capital arm of KT Corporation. The firm was founded in 2015 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Korbit

Fount

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Fount Inc. Is an asset management Robo-Advisor startup founded in 2015.

Korbit

Daewoo International

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Korea’s largest trading company.

Korbit

TheVentures

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TheVentures is a company-building company and a venture capital firm that specializes in providing seed-stage funding to tech companies.

Korbit

Banksalad

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Banksalad is a fintech company that develops financial applications.

Korbit

Shinhan Capital

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Shinhan Capital is a credit-specialized company offering corporate finance services for its clients.

Korbit

VegaX Holdings

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VegaX Holdings is the BlackRock of Crypto Assets: One-stop Access to Secure Crypto Strategies & Indexes

Korbit

Bitsonic

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Bitsonic is a Korean cryptocurrency focused on profit sharing virtual currency exchange.

Korbit

NEOPLY

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NEOPLY is a startup accelerator based in South Korea.

Korbit

WaveBridge

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Wavebridge is a fintech startup that provides a digital asset management platform through various financial services.

Korbit

Carrot General Insurance

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Carrot General Insurance is a digital insurance company.

Korbit

FinShot

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FinShot provides financial services platform.

Korbit

Smallticket

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Digital insurance brokerage platform that provides with the customized policies and services for micro-segmented groups

Korbit

Hahn & Co

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A South Korean private equity firm

Korbit

Korea Investment Management

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Korea Investment Management is an asset management company.

Korbit

SK Securities

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SK Securities is a South Korea-based financial service provider that specializes in the securities market.

Korbit

VI Asset Management Korea

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VI AMC offers investors-friendly funds with traditional asset, derivatives, real estate, alternative investments, and multi-strategy etc.

Korbit

sopoong

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sopoong is innovative social ventures technical / professional like a social venture out to solve a social problem fundamentals.

Korbit

Blockchain Exchange Alliance (BXA)

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Blockchain Exchange Alliance (BXA) aims to share order data and increase the liquidity of the entire network.

Korbit

PAYMONTHS

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Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL)

Korbit

UNO Investment

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UNO Investment is an investment management and financial service provider company.

Korbit

Suhyup Bank

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Suhyup Bank is a provider of banking and financial services.

Korbit

BPLUS

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BPLUS is an impact investment open platform that connects social projects and individual investors.

Korbit

POSCO CAPITAL

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POSCO Capital offers financial services.

Korbit

D&D Investment

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D&D Investment is a real estate investment company.

Korbit

UBASE

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UBASE provides business process outsourcing services.

Korbit

D’CENT

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D’CENT provides cryptocurrency hardware wallet for keeping crypto assets secure.

Korbit

Youbit

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Youbit is a digital currency exchange platform.

Korbit

Korea Securities Finance

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Korea Securities Finance offers securities-backed loans to financial investment companies and manages investors’ deposits.

Korbit

BF Fund

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BF Fund specializes in p2p finance, real estate mortgage (APT) and PF loans.

Korbit

Daedeok Venture Partners

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Daedeok Venture Partners is a VC specializes in investment in a technology company.

Korbit

Mirae Asset Daewoo

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South Korea’s top securities firm.

Korbit

Daishin Securities

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Daishin Securities specializes in the financial investment business.

Korbit

Busan Bank

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Busan Bank is a regional bank in South Korea.

Korbit

Small Business Corporation

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SBC is a non-profit government-funded organization that provides health and success solutions for small & medium enterprises.

Korbit

Innofin

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Innofin is a Korea-based fintech company.

Korbit

Kaist Venture Investment Holdings

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Kaist Venture Investment Holdings is a startup company that invests in startups that solve social problems through innovative technologies.

Korbit

Newploy

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Newploy is a payroll work automation platform that Automate payroll tasks through robotic process automation (RPA) technology.

Korbit

Devtools

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Devtools focuses and develops application software development and financial-related solutions using blockchain.

Korbit

Together Funding

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Together Funding offers peer-to-peer financial service.

Korbit

Habit Factory

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Habit Factory provides financial big data analytics solutions.

Korbit

KB Kookmin Bank

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KB Kookmin Bank is a bnaking & financial services firm.

Korbit

Funding ForYou

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Funding ForYou is a crowdfunding platform for investors, business partners, and shareholders.

Korbit

Vision Creator

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Vision Creator is a research, analysis and investment company.

Korbit

Hi Investment & Securities

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Hi Investment & Securities is the provider of asset management services for various foreign and domestic funds

Korbit

Korea Investors Service

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Korea Investors Service is a provider of domestic credit ratings in Korea.

Korbit

KITE Entrepreneurship Foundation

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The Kite Founder Foundation is a pure non-profit corporation that provides an environment for successful start-ups.

Korbit

Coinswallet

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Coinswallet cryptocurrency hardware wallet that offers financial service.

Korbit

Gowid

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Gowid is a fintech company that provides corporate credit cards, instalments, loans and B2B financial services for start-ups.

Korbit

Hana Capital

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Hana Capital is the provider of automobile finance, personal finance, and corporate finance services.

Korbit

INNOX

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INNOX is a financial services company.

Korbit

ASSETPLUS

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ASSETPLUS is an independent asset management company.

Korbit

TIGRIS investment

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TIGRIS investment is a venture investment and management consulting company.

Korbit

The Encore Company

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The Encore Company is a startup studio that builds market disruptive businesses that can scale globally out of Korea.

Korbit

Kosnetti

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Kosnetti is a start-up investment company for small and medium venture businesses.

Korbit

Hyosung Capital

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Hyosung Capital offers finance leasing, factoring, and loan services.

Korbit

UAMCO

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UAMCO specializes in the operation of non-performing loan investments based in Seoul, South Korea.

Korbit

GOMPAY

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GOMPAY offers online credit card payment solutions.

Korbit

NH-Amundi Asset Management

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NH-Amundi Asset Management is an asset management company.

Korbit

Meritz Fire & Marine Insurance

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Meritz Fire & Marine Insurance is a finance and insurance company.

Korbit

Korea P2P Finance Association

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Korea P2P Finance Association is an organization for the development of the domestic P2P finance and fintech industries.

Korbit

Chain Cabinet

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Chain Cabinet is a blockchain start-up platform, an investor, and a blockchain-company builder in Korea.

Korbit

JEONG HYANG LAW

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JEONG HYANG LAW provides legal consultancy services for manufacturing, finance, and energy companies.

Korbit

Fintech Switch

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Fintech Switch is a blockchain technology development and finance platform.

Korbit

OCTA Solution

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OCTA Solution provides financial services.

Korbit

ZENITAS INVESTMENT

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ZENITAS INVESTMENT is a financial service provider company.

Korbit

GOOD RATE

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GOOD RATE is a banking and financial service provider company.

Korbit

cashmallow

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cashmallow is a currency exchange application.

Korbit

KB CAPITAL

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KB CAPITAL is a personal finance, corporate finance and auto finance service company.

Korbit

Samsung Asset Management

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Samsung Asset Management is an asset management firm in Korea.

Korbit

Heybit

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Heybit is a financial services company.

Korbit

Y Fund

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Y Fund is an investment and financial service provider company.

Korbit

B-BRICK

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B-Brick specializes in blockchain finance.

Written by Mark Fitz

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