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Global Alternative Finance Market 2018-2022

Global Alternative Finance Market 2018-2022

About Alternative Finance

Alternative finance refers to financing sources, platforms, and instruments, which are outside the purview of traditional regulated financial systems such as banks and money markets

Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Alternative Finance Market to grow at a CAGR of 21.42% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the alternative finance market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from alternative finance.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, alternative finance market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Funding Circle
  • Kickstarter
  • LendingClub
  • MarketInvoice
  • Prosper Marketplace
Market driver
  • Quick and easy access to credit
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • High risk of credit default
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Exceptional growth in Asia
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Related market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Global alternative finance market: Segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition: Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global alternative finance market: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Global alternative finance market: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition: Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by service model
    • Overview
      • Table Segmentation by service model: Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by service model
      • Table Comparison by service model
    • P2P lending - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table P2P lending: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table P2P lending: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Crowdfunding - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Crowdfunding: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Crowdfunding: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Invoice trading - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Invoice trading: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Invoice trading: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by service model
      • Table Market opportunity by service model
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by financing model
    • Investment-based alternative finance
    • Non-investment-based alternative finance
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Segmentation by geography: Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA: Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA: Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Exceptional growth in Asia
    • Partnerships between regulated financial institutions and alternative finance platforms
    • Use of crowdfunding platforms for free promotion
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Funding Circle
      • Table Funding Circle: Overview
      • Table Funding Circle: Business segments
      • Table Funding Circle: Organizational developments
      • Table Funding Circle: Key offerings
    • Kickstarter
      • Table Kickstarter: Overview
      • Table Kickstarter: Business segments
      • Table Kickstarter: Organizational developments
      • Table Kickstarter: Key offerings
    • LendingClub
      • Table LendingClub: Overview
      • Table LendingClub: Business segments
      • Table LendingClub: Organizational developments
      • Table LendingClub: Key offerings
    • MarketInvoice
      • Table MarketInvoice: Overview
      • Table MarketInvoice: Business segments
      • Table MarketInvoice: Organizational developments
      • Table MarketInvoice: Key offerings
    • Prosper Marketplace
      • Table Prosper Marketplace: Overview
      • Table Prosper Marketplace: Business segments
      • Table Prosper Marketplace: Organizational developments
      • Table Prosper Marketplace: Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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