Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. is a Korea-based company principally engaged in the banking business as the nation’s No. 1 banking group by assets and profits. The Company operates its business through five segments. It holds 12 subsidiaries across the financial industry including bank, credit card, securities, insurance, asset management, lease and financial consulting. It is also listed to both Korea Exchange (KRX) and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Shinhan Financial Group launched Shinhan Future’s Lab as the first accelerator program launched in the financial sector in Korea in 2015. Since its initial launch, SFL has accelerated a total of 122 startups for its scale-up program among over 2,364 applicants and adds over 60~70 startups annually and committed to invest around US$ 17 billion directly in startups over five years through this launch and to actively discovering and supporting innovative startups globally.