9F Group, also known as 9F Fintech, 9F Bank and 9F International Holdings, is a financial technology company offering financial services and brands such as 9F Onecard, 9F Wallet, Wukong Wealth, 9F Primasia Securities, 9FChaoneng, LabiFenqi and Wecash. The company is headquartered in Beijing, China and was founded in 2006 by Lei Liu, Lei Sun, and Lixing Chen.
On October 4, 2009 9F Group completed their series A funding with $3 million in funding from Cinda International Holding, Cinda Asset Mangement Co., Jiang Nanchun, and other investors.
On March 3, 2015 9F Group completed their series B funding round with $110 million in funding from SIG China (lead investor), IDG Capital (lead investor), and Ping An Ventures.
On November 15, 2017 9F Group completed their series C funding round with $400 million in funding from China Cinda Asset Management (lead investor), Lin Qi, and Jiang Nanchun.
On June 13, 2018 9F Group completed their series D funding round with $65 million in funding from Plentiful International (lead investor), and Famous Group.
On September 27, 2018 9F Group completed their series E funding round with $20 million in funding from SBI Investment.
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