The Group was founded in 2009 by Greg Cox our CEO and Paul Naden his Co-Founder in response to a rapidly changing consumer finance environment driven by advancements in technology, the emergence of alternative lenders and a shift to online operating models. The Group was founded to explore opportunities and build businesses that took advantage of this new emerging environment that later became known as Fintech.
By its second year Quint had launched Gateway2Finance an early stage Fintech that connected lenders with call centre agents using an online portal and Magicloans.co.uk one of the UK's first fully online credit brokers. Gateway2Finance was later sold to the FTSE 250 credit business Equinti.
Quint acquired a majority stake in Pingtree, one of the UK’s leading financial services lead generation businesses. This expanded the Group’s relationships with online lenders in the UK.
By 2013 Quint had built and scaled a number of Fintech businesses organically and was recognised as the UK’s 3rd fastest growing tech business by the Sunday Times Tech Track after seeing revenues exceed £30 million.
Quint becomes one of the first UK Fintechs to be fully authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority.
In 2016 Quint founded and launched Monevo. Monevo now powers credit comparison and distribution for over 150 banks and credit providers globally. Monevo currently operates in the UK, USA & Australia.
Quint launched MoneyGuru.com a credit-focused price comparison site with a national television campaign and in the same year won the Queen's Award for Innovation.
Quint launched Infinian to enter the ever-growing alternative data space and commercialise the Groups data assets. Infinian now provides powerful data and insights to the financial services sector, fintech companies and some of the largest global data businesses and credit bureaux.
By 2021 the Group has offices and operations across five countries. During Covid Quint moved to our new state of the art headquarters in Alderley Park in Cheshire. In October of 2021 the Group sold a minority stake in Monevo to TransUnion the Global credit bureau which marked the start of a new global strategic partnership between Monevo and TransUnion.