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MarketFinance forms strategic partnership with Funding Options

MarketFinance forms strategic partnership with Funding Options

Fintech credit and payments company joins proprietary, real-time lending platform Funding CloudTM

15 Jun 2022


Funding Options' appoints Malcolm Leach as CTO

SME digital finance platform Funding Options appoints Malcolm Leach as CTO following strongest quarter since start of the pandemic. The Fintech’s proprietary real-time lending platform, Funding CloudTM, is a key revenue driver as SMEs turn to alternative lenders to support post-Covid recovery.

27 Apr 2022


Funding Options launches digital-first platform for accountants to bridge funding gap for SMEs at speed

Funding Cloud: Connect enables accountants and advisors to manage and track finance offers for SME clients via a real-time fully integrated lending platform.

14 Mar 2022

Funding Options teams up with Wise to offer SMEs greater choice on FX and international payments

Funding Options teams up with Wise to offer SMEs greater choice on FX and international payments

This partnership will enable independent businesses to access international payments via the marketplace, and pay invoices in over 50 different currencies.

15 Dec 2021

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Fintech leaders call for government-discounted green loans to accelerate UK SME drive to Net Zero

With small businesses responsible for around half of the carbon emissions generated from business and industry, a group of financial services providers and influential small business organisations have signed an open letter calling for a tangible solution to hit climate goals by 2050

24 Oct 2021

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Funding Options bolsters leadership team with experienced CFO appointment

Ian Savage brings wealth of fintech and financial services knowledge alongside particular expertise in driving growth.

26 Jul 2021

Love Energy Savings - Business Energy

Fundings Options and Love Energy Savings partner to help SMEs get best offers in utilities

Collaboration will mean SMEs can secure finance and energy products at competitive rates from multiple providers via a single marketplace.

19 Jul 2021

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Funding Options launches first Green Finance Marketplace for SMEs

UK SMEs are responsible for approximately 25 percent of the UK’s CO2 emissions. If SMEs do not reduce these emissions, the UK will be unable to meet its climate goals. ESG risk directly impacts on a borrower's ability to repay debt, impacting credit risk. The SME lending market has a pivotal role in enabling SMEs to become carbon neutral as part of the UK Government’s Together for our Planet campaign.

5 Jul 2021

Funding Cloud

Funding Options transforms SME finance with first fully integrated real-time lending platform, the Funding Cloud (™)

Funding Options, the leading marketplace for business finance, has launched Funding Cloud (™), a technology and data-driven platform that will bring unparalleled scale and speed to the SME finance sector. Lenders including Just Cash Flow, iwoca, YouLend, Optimum Finance and FIBR have already integrated with Funding Cloud (™) to benefit from its innovative technology and as a highly efficient channel for customer acquisition. By Q4 this year, the company expects to have more than 30 lenders fully integrated. 

26 Apr 2021


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