Category Archives: News

LendingCrowd reports record first half

LendingCrowd, the peer-to-peer (P2P) lender to SMEs across Britain, has reported a record first half in 2018 and has upped its proportion of loans to Scotland-based businesses, helped by its £2.75 million partnership deal with Scottish Enterprise’s investment arm. Following a …Read More

Behind the scenes of our debut TV advert

LendingCrowd has raised the curtain on its first television advertising campaign, designed to bring the opportunities available through peer-to-peer (P2P) lending to a wider audience. Our debut advert, produced by Edinburgh-based Greenroom Films, features Geoff, who decided to Think Outside The …Read More

Helen McKay looks back at Sleep in the Park

Helen McKay, our Senior Credit Risk Specialist, shares her experience of taking part in the world’s biggest “sleep out”, organised by social enterprise Social Bite to raise £4 million to eradicate homelessness in Scotland. It had been a wintery weekend across …Read More

Orca reviews LendingCrowd

Peer-to-peer research specialist Orca has published a review of our platform, which you can read below. LendingCrowd review Lending figures at the only Scottish based peer-to-peer lending (P2P) platform, LendingCrowd, have risen dramatically in 2017. Cumulatively, the platform has lent £20.4 …Read More