Tala is a mobile technology and data science company that is working to deliver financial
access, choice and control to underserved people around the world. Tala’s smartphone app
instantly evaluates customers for credit using only the data on their devices and delivers
customized loans in minutes.
Tala, formerly known as InVenture, is backed by IVP, Ribbit Capital, Lowercase Capital, Data
Collective, Collaborative Fund and other leading venture and impact investors. In 2016, Fast
Company ranked Tala, formerly known as InVenture, as one of its top 10 companies in Money,
and Forbes named Tala as one of the top 50 FinTech companies in the world. Additionally,
Tala’s work has been highlighted by the New York Times, the Financial Times, the Wall Street
Journal, TED, and Wired, among others.