Lending Loop

Lending Loop™, Canada's first fully regulated peer-to-peer lending platform focused on small business.

The Most and Least Challenging Business Functions

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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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 Lending: …

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ChocoSol, Lending Loop, success stories

Borrower Story — ChocoSol

It’s an experience walking into the ChocoSol store, at 1131 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto. Filled with a large variety of chocolate on display, enticing aromas, bright happy imagery, and smiling employees — wholly contributing to the feeling of community and warmth. Michael Sacco, founder of ChocoSol and talented storyteller has created the ultimate masterpiece …

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Lending Loop: The New Online Marketplace For Canadians

Now there’s a better way to borrow and a smarter way to lend. With the launch of Lending Loop, middle-class Canadians can grow their personal wealth by lending to the small businesses at the heart of their community and across Canada. Traditionally, Canadians have had little choice when it comes to investing their money. Purchasing …

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Startup bringing peer-to-peer lending to Canada this fall

The Globe and Mail | Clare O’Hara | September 10, 2015 Canada’s first peer-to-peer lending platform is set to launch this fall allowing Canadian investors the opportunity to fund small local business ventures. Peer-to-peer lending has been a controversial issue within the Canadian marketplace, with many providers opening their platforms only to institutional and accredited …

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Lending Loop Launches Online Business Lending Marketplace on Back of Seed Funding

TORONTO, June 11, 2015, /CNW/ – Lending Loop has opened its doors to businesses across Canada, aiming to be the first Canadian platform that connects businesses seeking capital with Canadian lenders. The financial technology start-up received its first round of financing from the Kirsh Group, and intends on using the seed capital to kick-start a Canadian peer-to-peer lending marketplace. …

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