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(Nov 2018) - Cairns takes CMO role at Lending Crowd



LendingCrowd, Scotland’s only fintech lending platform, has appointed Darren Cairns as the company’s chief marketing officer. He joins the Edinburgh-based business from financial provider Neyber in London and has spent more than 20 years in digital and mobile technology marketing.


(Oct 2018) - The Peer2Peer Finance News Power 50 2018

Delighted to announce that Stuart Lunn has been included in the latest list of the 50 most influential people in P2P, as compiled by trade publication Peer2Peer Finance News!

(Oct 2018) - LendingCrowd tops 500 deals on 4th birthday

LendingCrowd, the fintech lending platform, had a double cause for celebration this week as the fourth anniversary of its launch coincided with its total number of loan deals exceeding 500.


The Scotsman (Oct 2018) - Sir Sandy Crombie to Chair fintech lender LendingCrowd

Former Standard Life chief executive Sir Sandy Crombie has joined the board of LendingCrowd, the Edinburgh-based fintech lender, as its chairman.

Financial Times (Oct 2018) - Former SL chief exec joins Scottish fintech lender

Sir Sandy said: "LendingCrowd has made impressive strides in a relatively short space of time, supporting the growth ambitions of hundreds of businesses. This is an exciting time for the business and I look forward to working with the rest of the team as the platform scales and delivers even more benefits to SMEs, which are the backbone of both the Scottish and UK economies."

Peer to Peer Finance News (Sep 2018) - Orca hits crowdfunding target

ORCA has hit its fundraising target of £500,000 after opening up its Seedrs crowdfunding campaign to the public. Orca launched its investment platform in March and currently offers access to five lenders: Assetz Capital, Lending Works, Landbay, Octopus Choice and Lending Crowd.








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