24 February 2017

Lending Loop – How loans reach the marketplace




One question we’re asked a lot of at Lending Loop is how are businesses and their loan applications evaluated? In this post, we’ll walk through the behind the scenes work that goes into evaluating each application at Lending Loop. There are 4 steps that a business goes through to be listed on the marketplace. Step […]

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20 May 2016

Sales and Marketing is the most challenging business function for Canadian business owners, study says




At Lending Loop, we're focused on helping Small and Mid-sized Canadian Businesses (SMEs) grow. Small businesses are the backbone of the Canadian economy. In fact, SME’s account for over 99% of the total 1.1 million employer businesses operating in Canada and employ nearly 90% of Canada’s private sector workforce. While running a business can be incredibly [...]
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31 March 2016

OPEN LETTER: Lifting the Veil on Peer-to-Peer Lending in Canada (By NCFA Canada)




On behalf of the National Crowdfunding Association of Canada (NCFA), its members and affiliates, we would like to highlight the urgent need for governments and regulators to actively promote the growth and development of Canada’s nascent peer-to-peer marketplace lending (P2P Lending) industry to unlock potential benefits for borrowers and investors.   10 Facts about P2P [...]
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1 March 2016

We’ll Be Back Soon!




Lending Loop is currently engaging in discussions with the appropriate securities regulatory authorities. During this time, we have decided to voluntarily and temporarily halt the posting of new loan requests on the marketplace. Lending Loop will continue to service all existing loans and lenders will continue to be able to access their account, monitor their [...]
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