International personal finance app ‘Branch’ has achieved the feat of securing 2 million downloads in India with the majority of its consumers being of less than 30 years of age. The one-of-its-kind app that provides instant loans has customers in all the 29 states of India and has disbursed more than Rs 1.21 billion as loans in the Indian market.
The app has been rated 4.3 stars (out of 5) on the Google Play Store with some amazing reviews. The app’s surging popularity is such that a large number of graduates and young salaried employees in India are choosing Branch app as the preferred destination to secure loans. It is faster and completely hassle-free compared to banks and other finance apps.
Delighted with Branch’s latest achievement, Mathew Flannery, CEO and Co-founder, Branch, said, “India is a very crucial market for us and the overwhelming response to the Branch app is a boost for our teams in Bengaluru and Mumbai who are working relentlessly to ensure that customers have a seamless loan process. The underwriting process of Branch is based on machine learning algorithms and smartphone data and thus, we ask only for a basic KYC and provide instant customized loans without any collateral. Branch is also the only platform providing free-of-cost credit score and report to ensure every Indian can plan finances better.”