Categories: News, Lending, Borrowing

Government lending through Funding Circle

March 25th, 2013
Funding Circle
Funding Circle have announced that the UK government have started to lend through Funding Circle as of today. Here is their full statement, repeated on the Funding Circle forum: Today, we’re pleased to confirm that the process with the Department fo… more »

More councils to lend on Funding Circle ?

March 25th, 2013
Funding Circle
The P2P money website picked up on a tweet from BusinessZone.co.uk that Camden Council and 10 others and are to fund small and medium enterprises through Funding Circle.  It was back in November 2012 when the P2P money website reported that Lancashire C… more »

New entrants in the P2P market

March 20th, 2013
The first quarter of 2013 has brought no less than four new entrants to the P2P market, and there are at least two more companies preparing to launch.  These new entrants are Mayfair Bridging who specialise in bridging loans, Folk2Folk who specialise in… more »

Funding Circle passes the £80million mark

February 27th, 2013
Funding Circle
Funding Circle have passed another milestone by arranging a total of £80million in peer-to-business loans.  It was back in September 2012 when they broke the £50million mark.  Back then we calculated they were growing at a phenomenal 240% per annum.  We… more »

Folk2Folk offer mortgages on non-residential property

February 19th, 2013
Folk2Folk
A new peer-to-peer company, Folk2Folk, has launched that offers secured loans on non-residential property to individuals and businesses in the South West (Cornwall and West Devon).  They are targetting individuals who are able to lend £25,000 and above… more »