Series Vol. 30 , 10 November 2023
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As an important part of the economy, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play an important role in the recovery of the economy after the epidemic, but the financing difficulties of SMEs have been exposed but not solved. Fintech is the core force to practice inclusive finance and an important breakthrough to improve the financing constraints of SMEs. Fintech loans rely on big data to conduct credit evaluation and risk management for SMEs and play an important role in expanding corporate financing channels, accelerating loan efficiency, and reducing financial discrimination. First, this paper summarizes the financing status of SMEs in China and then subdivides Fintech loans. From the perspectives of bank Fintech loan use and Fintech loan company development, this paper presents the impact of Fintech loans on SME loans and the relationship between different Fintech loans and summarizes the shortcomings of Fintech loans in resolving the financing problems of SMEs. Finally, based on the current research status and objective reality, it provides suggestions for future research directions.
Fintech Loan, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), banks, fintech loan enterprises
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