Published on April 26, 2017

P2P Property Lending Platforms Are Increasingly Mainstream For SMEs

Proplend was mentioned in a recent Peer2Peer Finance News feature (24 April), as one of the P2P property platforms making a significant contribution to the alternative finance sector. The article focuses on the crucial role

Published on March 1, 2017

Proplend Granted Full Authorisation from the FCA

Proplend is pleased to announce that it has been granted full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for peer to peer lending, paving the way for the launch of our Innovative Finance ISA. The P2P lending platform connects investors directly to

Published on February 28, 2017

“Proplend Has Great Security and High Rates”

Whilst we would be inclined to reverse the top two placings, we respect and appreciate the view of 4thWay writer Matthew Howard, that Proplend is one of the top three UK property P2P lending sites. As Matthew eludes to during his glowing platform recommendation,

Published on December 20, 2016

2016 – Year in Review

2016 Industry Summary The year started with Lending Club in the US, CEO Renaud Laplanche was fired over internal investor disclosure misdemeanors, the shares fell to over half of IPO value and have remained there ever since Platforms in the US have seen a reduction in loan volumes and

Published on December 2, 2016

Proplend wins Most Outstanding Peer to Peer Lending Platform 2016 award

Proplend is pleased to announce that we have been awarded Most Outstanding Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform 2016 by Acquisition International magazine. The awards were conducted based on a combination of qualitative and quantitative research

Published on November 7, 2016

20 year ex banker’s reflections on the world of property peer to peer lending

One month in, reflections on the world of property peer-to-peer lending. When a former colleague started a well-known peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform over 5 years ago, I remember thinking great idea, but I’m not sure it’ll catch on. That business lent over £650m

Published on November 2, 2016

Orca Money; Proplend Investment Review

Orca Money, the online Peer to Peer comparison web service, has just completed their Proplend Investment Review and come to the following conclusion. Proplend’s track record in preserving investor’ capital and interest is faultless. Their credit-writing seems robust and has ensured retail

Published on October 5, 2016

Proplend Announces New Non-Executive Chairman

Proplend are pleased to announce the appointment of Rupert Cottrell as Non Exec Chairman. Rupert is an experienced director having held a number of executive and non-executive roles. He has held senior positions with Cazenove, now JP Morgan Cazenove, and Hill Samuel, now part of the TSB Group.

Published on October 4, 2016

Andrew Pinfield Joins As Head Of Risk And Operations

Proplend are pleased to announce the appointment of commercial real estate veteran Andrew Pinfield, who has joined in the role of Head of Risk and Operations Andrew has over 20 years City banking experience, starting as a graduate trainee at NatWest, before moving into Real Estate Finance with RBS and Citi.

Published on September 19, 2016

Target Group Appointed As Standby Service Provider

Proplend is pleased to announce the appointment of Target Group, the financial services outsourcing and software business, as standby servicing provider. With the Financial Conduct Authority increasing its oversight of the peer to peer sector, the introduction of the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) in April and the expectation that peer to peer lending volumes will