July 9, 2018
Meet the team: Italo, Junior Full Stack Engineer
Meet Italo, Junior Full Stack Engineer at LendInvest. Hear what he thinks about working in FinTech and what the future trends for the sector are.
July 3, 2018
LendInvest publishes full year financial results for 2017/18
Today, we announced our financial results for the year ending 31 March 2018, reporting strong growth across all key metrics. Financial highlights: Total loan originations up by 91% to £536 million Revenue increased to £53 million Profit before tax was £1.9 million, marking LendInvest’s fourth consecutive annual profit from operations Lending capital grew 94% to...
June 26, 2018
Buy-to-let or Holiday Let? Keeping your alternative investment options open
Property professionals need to keep their alternative investment options open, including the potential benefits of a holiday let
June 25, 2018
LendInvest receives top ARC Rating for fourth year in a row
We are very pleased to announce that ARC Ratings, the European Credit rating agency, has given LendInvest the highest possible rating for the quality of its loan servicing for the fourth year running. As part of the comprehensive annual review, the agency assessed and rated the processes used by LendInvest to originate, underwrite and service...
June 12, 2018
Our plans to grow in Luxembourg
Today we’ve announced our brand new membership of the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT), the country’s leading FinTech innovation hub. As many of our investors will know, we’ve had a presence in Luxembourg since 2014 when we set up our first Luxembourg-domiciled fund, the Real Estate Opportunity Fund. That fund has grown exponentially in...
May 25, 2018
Are we making the most out of empty homes?
The Government’s focus on tackling the housing crisis has been to build more homes, but is it ignoring the significant housing resource in empty homes?
May 9, 2018
Use outdoor space to maximise your property's value
For property investors, outdoor space is one of those desired features that tenants often seek in their rental homes, which may enable you to command a higher rent price and, therefore, improve your yield. At the same time, spending some time and money on updating your property’s outdoor space will likely increase the home’s value, meaning...
May 1, 2018
Putting Finance First: FMB supports specialist lenders to meet the challenges faced by SME housebuilders
We need to build more houses in this country, but this will only be achieved with a housebuilding market more dynamic and diverse than one we have
April 27, 2018
Putting Finance First: Solving the housing crisis is as complex as it is urgent
We outline the urgency with which we need to address the housing crisis and how small housebuilders are the key, as well as FinTech companies
April 24, 2018
Putting Finance First: Those who understand the problem are best placed to fix it
Ministers must recognise the opportunity presented by alternative finance to enrich the housing sector by financing the complex or custom developments