Support for businesses – September 2021

To help our valued community of borrowers during the Covid-19 pandemic, we have produced guides to download in an easy-to-use format. These guides contain details of schemes such as job support, rates relief and the Recovery Loan Scheme, with the content …Read More

Lender update – August 2021

On 21 January 2021, LendingCrowd suspended trading on its secondary Loan Market. Our obligations in operating a Loan Market are significant as we have a regulatory requirement to ensure that the valuation of the loan part for sale is fair and …Read More

Covid-19 lender update – April 2021

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), designed to support the continued provision of finance to smaller businesses during the Covid-19 pandemic, is now closed to new applications. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, all our lending has been made through …Read More

LendingCrowd Loan Market – important update

LendingCrowd was accredited as a lender under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) in July 2020, enabling us to distribute UK government-backed loans to small and medium-sized businesses that have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. All of our lending is currently being …Read More

Our festive opening hours

Our standard opening hours are 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. The LendingCrowd office will be closed on the following dates: Thursday 24 December 2020 Friday 25 December 2020 Monday 28 December 2020 Tuesday 29 December 2020 Wednesday 30 December 2020 …Read More

Important update for our community of lenders

Since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the entire LendingCrowd team has focused on supporting our lenders and borrowers. From enabling eligible borrowers to focus on their business by offering them repayment holidays, to keeping lenders informed of changing market conditions, …Read More

Covid-19 lender update – November 2020

All non-essential shops, leisure and entertainment venues across England are now closed in an effort to halt the spread of Covid-19. Pubs, bars and restaurants are only allowed to operate takeaway and delivery services. These restrictions are due to end on …Read More

Covid-19 update – October 2020

The UK Government has introduced a three-tiered system of local Covid-19 alert levels for England, set at medium, high and very high. For a full list of areas in England covered by each local alert level, visit the UK Government website. Businesses in …Read More

Covid-19 lender update – September 2020

Small and medium-sized businesses are the backbone of the economy and are being supported through the Covid-19 pandemic by the Government-backed Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). Funding for CBILS loans is restricted to institutional lenders and we expect that all …Read More