Funding Circle

Funding Circle is the world's leading lending platform for business loans, matching small businesses who want to borrow with investors who want to lend in the UK, US and Europe. Since launching in 2010, investors at Funding Circle – including 60,000 individuals, financial institutions, the listed Funding Circle SME Income Fund and UK Government – have lent more than $3 billion to 25,000 businesses globally. Approximately 10 percent of investor money now comes from Government sources. Funding Circle has raised $373m in equity capital from the same investors that backed Facebook, Twitter and Airbnb.