Funding Circle

P2P lender Funding Circle closes flat in London after pricing IPO at the lower end of range and raising £300M

Another fintech startup has made the leap into publicly traded company: Funding Circle, the peer-to-peer lending platform for small and medium businesses that was originally founded in the U.K., opene

Funding Circle, a P2P SME lending platform, steps towards an IPO

UK founded startup Funding Circle, a p2p lending platform which focuses on the underserved small business market, has announced a “potential intention” to float on the London Stock Exchang

Legendary investor Yuri Milner to talk about the future of the internet at Disrupt SF

Yuri Milner has always looked past the present. The world-renowned investor, DST Managing Partner and billionaire has invested $100 million of his own money to look beyond our solar system in search o

An obscure regulatory debate has put the entire U.S. fintech community on edge

An obscure request for comments on regulatory standards, released by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) last March, has since evolved into a complex turf war between the states and Wa

P2P lending site Funding Circle raises another $100M led by Accel

Make way for another large fintech investment out of Europe. Funding Circle, the London-based peer-to-peer lending platform that lets small businesses connect with investors willing to lend them m

The mercurial nature of P2P lending

The meteoric rise of e-lending platforms attracted a lot of interest among investors and entrepreneurs. Lending Club and OnDeck have already become public companies, and their competitors, such as Fun

Fundera, Funding Circle And Others Introduce The Small Business Borrowers’ Bill Of Rights

Today in Washington, D.C., a coalition of lenders, credit marketplaces, brokers, nonprofits and others (including Fundera and Funding Circle) have introduced the "Small Business Borrowers' Bill of Rig

P2P Lending Site Funding Circle Raises $150M Led By DST At A $1B+ Valuation

Time to make way for another startup juggernaut out of the financial world. Funding Circle — a London-based peer-to-peer platform for small businesses to get loans, and investors to put up

Funding Circle Buys LeapPay To Get A Jump On Loan Approval Times

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.fundingcircle.com/">Funding Circle</a>, UK-based the peer-to-peer loans platform that <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/07/16/funding-circle-gets-funded-wit

British Government Boards The P2P Lending Train: Plans To Loan £30M Through Funding Circle, Zopa

Despite bailing them out (and practically owning some of them), the UK government seems unable to force high street banks to begin lending to small businesses again and this is causing a big problem f

New Crowdsourcing Launch: AskYourUsers.com Uses LinkedIn To Help You Find People For Microconsulting Projects

Crowdsourcing and crowdfunding have been two of the biggest trends to affect how businesses -- especially small businesses and sole traders -- raise money, with sites like Kickstarter.com and in the U

Funding Circle, a Kickstarter for SMBs, Picks Up $16M From Index, Union Square Ventures

Some great news for small business owners, and perhaps a sign of more crowdsourced funding coming to the U.S. soon: the UK startup Funding Circle -- a Kickstarter for small businesses -- has just anno

Funding Circle, the Zopa-for-SMEs, raises £2.5m led by Index Ventures

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Funding Circle, The Zopa-For-SMEs, Raises £2.5M Led By Index Ventures

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P2P lending site RateSetter sees £1m lent in two months since launch

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/logo10.png" alt="" title="logo" width="194" height="136" class="shot" /><a href="http://www.ratesetter.com">RateSetter</a>, the UK peer-to-pe

Social lending platform Funding Circle launches as a Zopa-for-SMEs

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