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LandBay Announces Record-Breaking September & Five New Hires

Earlier this week, UK-based peer-to-peer lending platform Landbay announced its September saw a total of £6.31 million lent across 31 mortgages and it announced five new hires.  According to Financial Report, last month’s lending levels were higher than the previous two months combined.  Among the new… Read More

Landbay Completes Latest Seedrs Funding Round With More Than £2.4 Million in Funding

On Friday, UK-based peer-to-peer lending platform Landbay announced the completion of its latest crowdfunding round on Seedrs, which attracted a grand total of £2,440,266. Gray Stern, co-founder and chief commercial officer at Landbay, revealed to UKTN (formerly Tech City News): “This was a bridge round funded by… Read More

Happy Birthday, Landbay!: P2P Platform Celebrates Three Years of Online Lending

On Friday, UK-based peer-to-peer lending platform Landbay celebrated its third birthday. The online lender revealed that in the past three years, it has lent a total of £47.31 million, which is funding buy-to-let mortgages throughout the UK. CEO and co-founder, John Goodall shared details about the… Read More

Landbay Receives Full FCA Authorization

On Thursday, peer-to-peer lending platform Landbay announced it was granted full authorization from the FCA for peer to peer lending. The lender stated the new authorization is paving the way for the launch of its Innovative Finance ISA in the upcoming year. John Goodall and Gray Stern… Read More

Seedrs CEO: No Slowdown Here as “Soft” Brexit is Predicted

Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs has recently surveyed their customers on Brexit fallout and the results are encouraging. While the number of respondents were small (120), according to Seedrs, 52% of respondents believe London will maintain the title of global hub for international entrepreneurs even with… Read More

Landbay’s Gray Stern Discusses the Importance of Transparency in the Fintech Industry (Video)

This week, co-founder and chief commercial officer of Landbay, Gray Stern, sat down with The Asian Banker to discuss the peer-to-peer lender’s growth along with the importance of transparency in the fintech industry. Landbay, which founded by Stern and John Goodall, allows individuals to invest in… Read More

Zoopla Invests in Landbay. Equity Purchase Combined with Strategic Partnership

Zoopla (LSE:ZPLA) has invested an undisclosed sum in peer to peer mortgage lender Landbay.  The announcement was revealed in a corporate filing by Zoopla as well as a statement on the Landbay site.  Zoopla also announced partnership/investments in PropertyDetective, FixFlo and Trussle, each representing an important vertical… Read More

Landbay Rebrands. Targets Retail Customers & Democratization of Mortgage Lending

Peer to peer lending platform Landbay has announced a site redesign and rebranding of its services that target the buy-to-let mortgage sector. Landbay hired creative agency Minimart to reposition the firm. Landbay explained that as the P2P sector continues to build public awareness, Landbay views… Read More

Landbay Easily Beats Funding Sought on Seedrs

Landbay, a new peer to peer (P2P) platform that is raising capital on Seedrs, has easily surpassed their targeted equity crowdfunding raise of £41,456 for their EIS round.  This is the third time Landbay has leveraged crowdfunding to raise capital.  This most recent round, that… Read More

P2P Lender Landbay Opens Doors to UK Consumers

The Beta launch of Landbay was announced today.  The young company is a new peer-to-peer (P2P) finance option for the UK’s frustrated savers and investors who have long struggled to secure low risk returns at rates above inflation, whether from cash accounts, savings accounts, bonds or other… Read More

Peer-to-Peer Crowdfunding site LandBay Raises Capital on Seedrs

Peer-to-Peer lending platform Landbay, which wants to facilitate secured commercial property loans, is using equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs to raise capital and they are offering 7.5% of the company for £50,000. Pre-money valuation places that company at £616,667. Landbay is prepping to launch the platform… Read More

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