• QED Investors Closes $350 Million Fund VI

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.– QED Investors, a leading boutique venture capital firm focused on investing in early-stage, disruptive financial services companies, announced that it closed a significantly oversubscribed sixth fund (“Fund VI”), with capital commitments of $350 million. Fund VI will allow QED to continue to invest in early and growth-stage fintech companies primarily in North America, […]

  • Building a Lending Business From Scratch White Paper

    Thank you for your interest in the QED Investors white paper series ” Building a Lending Business From Scratch.” This piece focuses on startups aiming to transform the lending experience. Subsequent installments will focus on Payments, and Banking Services. Each will assess the economics of providing each service, the required technical and regulatory components, and […]

  • Why We Do This: Reflections on QED’s 12 Annual CEO Summit

    Three weeks ago, QED concluded its 12th annual CEO Summit. 53 of our CEOs traveled from 12 US states and five countries for an intense 36 hours of learning, sharing, and networking. It’s always a humbling experience for me – being surrounded by people half my age with twice my IQ – and more so this […]

  • QED Investors Publishes new White Paper “Building a Lending Business from Scratch”

    Building a Lending Business from Scratch In the latest edition of QED’s white paper series, Matt Burton focuses on startups aiming to transform the lending experience. He analyzes and advises on the four necessary components of building a successful lending business – marketing/customer acquisition, underwriting, collections, and capital markets.  The white paper is available here […]