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LendIt Europe 2016 Day 2

October 12th, 2016
LendIt
Following an eventful day 1 of LendIt Europe 2016, the second day stated with opening remarks by Peter Renton, CEO and Co-Founder of LendIt. Peter stated that one of the big standouts of the industry is the passion.  How true. The state of marketplace… more »

LendIt Europe 2016 Day 1

October 10th, 2016
LendIt
At the end of the first day of LendIt Europe there has been a huge amount of information to go through. We have been actively covering it on Twitter. The conference is around 15% larger than last year with over 900 delegates. Interestingly 10% of tho… more »

RateSetter over the last 6 years

October 4th, 2016
RateSetter
As RateSetter celebrates its 6th birthday this month we take a look at the company over the last years.  RateSetter was by our reakoning the 8th peer-to-peer company to launch in the UK, following Zopa and Funding Circle, and has one of the most recogni… more »

Funding Circle passes £1.5billon mark

September 29th, 2016
Funding Circle
Funding Circle announced that it had broken the £1.5billion lending mark, the second UK peer-to-peer company to reach this after Zopa. Stop press. We’ve hit £1.5 billion lent to British businesses! It was after 5 years, 4 months and 10 days we celeb… more »

Funding Circle has helped create 40,000 jobs

August 16th, 2016
Funding Circle
A report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research commissioned by Funding Circle has shown that the peer-to-peer platform has arranged loans to over 15,000 UK businesses over the last 6 years. It has been six years since Funding Circle launc… more »