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Zopa backer Forward Partners closes new £60m fund

London-based VC Forward Partner has closed its new early stage fund with £60m. The firm counts peer-to-peer lending platform Zopa among its portfolio. Read more:

Funding Circle has topped £2bn in lending

The SME marketplace lender is closing in on UK’s largest online lender Zopa that announced in January it had surpassed the £2bn mark. Read more:

Zopa becomes first P2P lender to pass £2bn milestone

The company says it has facilitated 300,000 loans since launching 12 years ago, matching 246,000 borrowers with more than 75,000 investors. Read more:

Zopa CEO Jaidev Janardana on partnerships and banking

As online lending experienced a challenging year in 2016, Crowdfund insider decided to Interview Zopa's CEO Jaidev Janardana, since they are the UK’s largest and oldest peer-to-peer lender, their voice is one that holds great weight for industry participants. Read more:

These peer-to-peer platforms lent nearly £3bn

New figures out today showed that nearly £3bn was lent across the UK’s biggest peer-to-peer platforms last year. Read more:

Zopa’s 2016 recap: Lent more than £680m

The lending platform revealed it lent more than £680m to help 20,000 customers improve their home and 29,000 buy a car. Read more:

FinTech Zopa is launching a bank

Zopa, the London-fintech credited with inventing P2P lending, is launching a challenger bank to enhance their market-lending business. Read more:

Peer-to-peer lending could limit credit crunches

Britain's former top financial watchdog has distanced himself from his comments made earlier this year. Read more:

P2P sharing economy players Airbnb and Zopa team up

While the concept of peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is creative in and of itself, UK-based P2P lending pioneer Zopa is letting its creative roots show. Read more:

Zopa issues first securitised loans package

A securitisation of loans originated through financial innovator Zopa has received the highest debut rating globally for any issuance backed by p2p loans. Read more: