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LendingCrowd approved for CBILS accreditation

LendingCrowd, the only fintech lending platform headquartered in Scotland, has today been approved for accreditation by the British Business Bank as a new lender under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). This means LendingCrowd will be able to distribute UK …Read More

Helen McKay makes Women in FinTech Powerlist

LendingCrowd is delighted to announce that Helen McKay, our Risk & Compliance Officer, has been recognised in the Innovate Finance Women in FinTech Powerlist 2019. Helen joined LendingCrowd in 2014 as our first employee, in the role of Senior Credit Risk …Read More

Celebrating Scotland’s successful SMEs

LendingCrowd was proud to support the recent Scottish Business Insider SME Awards, which celebrate the success of Scotland’s best-performing small and medium-sized companies. We sponsored the title for Fastest Growing SME300 Company, which was awarded to Glasgow-based Castle Precision Engineering, an …Read More

Funding business growth

Chris Mitchell, Senior Business Development Manager at LendingCrowd, was invited to participate in a Scottish Enterprise event in Dundee yesterday to examine the various funding options available to small and medium-sized businesses. Accessing finance remains a challenge for many businesses. At …Read More

LendingCrowd strengthens Business Development team

LendingCrowd, the only fintech lending platform headquartered in Scotland, has recruited four new Senior Business Development Managers to help fund the ambitions of more small and medium-sized businesses. Adrian Innes, Head of Origination at LendingCrowd, said: “As the banks retract into …Read More