Solaris SE is a Berlin-based fintech company that provides a banking-as-a-service platform with its German banking license. It was founded in 2015 as part of Finleap and launched in March 2016. The company has partnerships with MasterCard and has raised funds from various investors. Solarisbank offers banking service modules for digital companies and financial services startups. In January 2022, the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) of Germany ordered a special audit due to organizational deficiencies.
|Founder||Andreas Bittner and Marko Wenthin|
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