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The AltFi Wire


Welcome to the AltFi Wire. Here we allow PR firms and communications teams from across the industry to submit short-form updates to AltFi for publication. We check all announcements for suitability prior to posting. Once live, posts will be displayed on this page, and in time will be featured in a new daily email update (The Daily Disruptor), alongside our own content.


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AltFi Wire Updates

Relendex’s secondary market trading crosses £1 million mark

Press release by Relendex on 21st June 2017

ID Finance awarded Microfinance Company status from the National Bank of Kazakhstan

Press release by TW PR on 20th June 2017

Zorin Finance expands lending and business development team with two key hires

Press release by Dragon Advisory on 20th June 2017

Money360 Secures Top Talent to Support Company Growth

Press release by Idea Hall on 20th June 2017

Envestnet | Yodlee Unveils Personal Financial Wellness Solution Powered by Data Intelligence

Press release by Weber Shandwick on 19th June 2017

Banking SME veteran joins ThinCats

Press release by BCS Agency on 14th June 2017

Pelican launches Open Banking API solution to support PSD2 compliance

Press release by Metia on 14th June 2017

HNW Lending increases property lending to £23 million

Press release by Citigate on 14th June 2017

SANTAMANÍA LAUNCHES A 500,000€ INTERNATIONAL EQUITY CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN ON CROWDCUBE

Press release by Crowdcube on 13th June 2017

Global Debt Registry Announces Expansion in New York and Leadership Hire

Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 12th June 2017

Sharestates Launches Auto-Invest Tool for Highly-Tailored Investments While Surpassing $500M in Loan Originations

Press release by Sharestates on 8th June 2017

Bitbond to pitch at NOAH conference in Berlin

Press release by Bitbond on 8th June 2017

Growth Street signs up 1000 lenders in six months

Press release by Growth Street on 7th June 2017

Nucleus Commercial Finance launches Apprenticeship finance offering

Press release by Hotwire PR on 7th June 2017

ArchOver launches Lender Referral Scheme

Press release by ArchOver on 5th June 2017

Global Debt Registry Appoints Charlie Moore as President

Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 5th June 2017

Revolut breaks into pensions as it joins forces with PensionBee

Press release by Revolut on 30th May 2017

Almost 40% of alternative lender Growth Street’s investors are millennials

Press release by Lansons on 30th May 2017

ISO Certification for The Just Loans Group

Press release by Just Cashflow on 23rd May 2017

19.5 million people in the UK interested in positive investment, but industry needs to do more to drive uptake

Press release by Ethex on 22nd May 2017

Crowd investors snap up over £626k shares in WiseAlpha as it prepares for European expansion

Press release by Eureka Comms on 22nd May 2017

RateSetter appoints Chief Risk Officer

Press release by RateSetter on 22nd May 2017

Caroline Langron appointed to FundingKnight Board

Press release by Instinctif on 18th May 2017

New report from All Street Research reveals Small Caps as saviour of long term investment returns

Press release by All Street Research on 18th May 2017

Money360 Closes $45M in Commercial Real Estate Loans in April, Breaks Monthly Record

Press release by Idea Hall on 17th May 2017

Savers have invested over £3 Billion with new entrant banks through PBF Solutions

Press release by PBF Solutions on 15th May 2017

Bitbond gets €5 million debt commitment to boost international SME loan origination

Press release by Bitbond on 11th May 2017

Lending Approval Rates Rebound at Big Banks in April 2017, According to Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index

Press release by Biz2Credit on 10th May 2017

Sharestates Launches Shareline Solution, a White Label Financing Product for the Lending Community

Press release by Sharestates on 9th May 2017

Growth Street launches new ‘how to improve cash flow’ tool

Press release by Lansons on 9th May 2017

Leading FinTech Analytics Platform dv01 Announces Reporting Partnership with SoFi

Press release by dv01 on 8th May 2017

New art tech marketplace for investors and owners

Press release by Pha Media on 4th May 2017

Younited Credit crossed half a billion euro in loans origination!

Press release by Younited Credit on 3rd May 2017

Zank raises half a million euros in its second crowdfunding round with Crowdcube

Press release by Crowdcube on 3rd May 2017

Growth Street announces first rate drop for borrowers

Press release by Lansons on 2nd May 2017

Renovate America Completes Tenth PACE Securitization

Press release by Renovate America on 2nd May 2017

Global Debt Registry Wins FinTech Breakthrough Award

Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 2nd May 2017

Certua, data driven fin-tech company to launch robo life insurer in 2017

Press release by Certua on 26th April 2017

Growth Street wins over 600 investors in five months

Press release by Lansons on 20th April 2017

Crowdcube completes first on-platform secondary share trade as angel investors snap up crowd shares in Mettrr Technologies

Press release by Crowdcube on 20th April 2017

More financial returns for Crowdcube investors as biotech company Celixir delivers 2.7x return with share buy-back

Press release by Crowdcube on 20th April 2017

Peer-to-peer business lender ThinCats drives record 2017 with North East appointment

Press release by ThinCats on 20th April 2017

Fleximize Boosts Lending Power With New Investment

Press release by Fleximize on 19th April 2017

New P2P platform DoFinance joins peer-to-peer lending community

Press release by Do Finance on 18th April 2017

4finance Holding prices $325m bond issue and achieves successful refinancing

Press release by Instinctif Partners on 18th April 2017

Growth Street announces major new hires

Press release by Lansons on 11th April 2017

BORRO CLOSES £6M LOAN SECURED BY ART

Press release by Future PR on 11th April 2017

CapitalRise’s Strand Chambers deal raises £1.2m from everyday investors in less than a week

Press release by Mission Media Ltd on 5th April 2017

Record 12-minute business loans launched

Press release by Speed Comms on 5th April 2017

First Lender/Broker API goes live

Press release by Invoice Cycle on 5th April 2017

Renovate America Names Paige Wisdom New CFO; Financial Services Industry Executive Roy Guthrie also Joins Board

Press release by Renovate America on 4th April 2017

RateSetter Business Finance appoints Relationship Manager for London and South East

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 4th April 2017

Global Debt Registry Adds Prosper as Verification Network Partner

Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 3rd April 2017

Forex provider AFEX works with alternative lender TradeRiver to help UK businesses compete globally

Press release by TradeRiver Finance on 3rd April 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Bitbond and BitPesa announce partnership

Press release by Bitbond on 28th March 2017

Fundation Secures Credit Facility from MidCap Financial

Press release by Sardverb on 24th March 2017

New Business Development Manager appointed for the South and SouthWest

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 21st March 2017

Midlands Start-up Stalwart Joins Shadow Foundr Advisory Board

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 20th March 2017

Money360 Doubles Loan Portfolio, Exceeds $200 Million Mark

Press release by Idea Hall on 17th March 2017

Lendix opens its platform to Italian investors, expects first loans to Italian SMEs in Q2

Press release by Lendix on 15th March 2017

VentureFounders surpasses £40m funding mark in 2 years of operation

Press release by VentureFounders on 14th March 2017

Global Debt Registry Adds Avant as Verification Network Partner

Press release by Caliber Corporate Advisers on 14th March 2017

Brickowner offers access to Property Development Finance: 8%+ projected return

Press release by Brickowner on 14th March 2017

Niu Solutions partners with the BBA to help UK banks solve their compliance challenges

Press release by Niu Solutions on 9th March 2017

Sancus Finance appoint Whitehouse to the Board

Press release by Instinctif Partners on 8th March 2017

The House Crowd appoints first CTO to boost business growth

Press release by The House Crowd on 8th March 2017

Industry heavyweight joins Global Alternatives ahead of launch of cross-border property trading exchange

Press release by Cognito on 8th March 2017

Loot becomes first digital-only banking experience available on all platforms

Press release by All Street Research on 7th March 2017

PayPal reveals online exports boom driven by British SMEs

Press release by Edelman on 7th March 2017

Renovate America Welcomes Morningstar’s Positive Verdict on PACE Financing

Press release by Renovate America on 6th March 2017

David Mansfield appointed chairman of Shadow Foundr

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 6th March 2017

Fintech business, Beehive, is the first peer to peer lending platform to receive DFSA regulation

Press release by Beehive on 6th March 2017

Neyber delivers growth

Press release by The PR Department on 2nd March 2017

Lendio Announces First-of-Its-Kind Marketplace Lending Franchise Program

Press release by Lendio on 2nd March 2017

LendUp Closes Another $100 Million Credit Facility & Surpasses $1 Billion In Loan Originations

Press release by Edelman on 2nd March 2017

SyndicateRoom brings members to Series B £5.2m fundraise

Press release by SyndicateRoom on 2nd March 2017

LexisNexis Risk Solutions helps Wealthify increase the speed of customer onboarding

Press release by Niu Solutions on 2nd March 2017

Mambu Launches Americas Operations

Press release by Articulate Communications on 2nd March 2017

Proplend Granted Full Authorisation from the FCA

Press release by Proplend on 1st March 2017

Renovate America Closes $200 Million Credit Facility with Bank of America

Press release by Renovate America on 28th February 2017

Neyber Appoints Independent Expert Advisory Panel

Press release by The PR Department on 27th February 2017

RateSetter forms partnership with TaxAssist to engage with SMEs

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 24th February 2017

TWINO expands European operations by listing Spanish loans

Press release by Ballou PR on 22nd February 2017

Manatt Represents Underwriters in $80 million First Foundation Transaction

Press release by Green Target on 17th February 2017

ABN AMRO Commercial Finance provides funding solution for TradeRiver to support future growth

Press release by TradeRiver Finance on 14th February 2017

Renovate America, Greenworks Lending Form National PACE Financing Partnership for Commercial Buildings

Press release by Renovate America on 13th February 2017

Fleximize Launches Real-Time Rate Comparison Tool for SMEs

Press release by Fleximize on 13th February 2017

Brickowner reaches funding target for launch property

Press release by Brickowner on 7th February 2017

CoInvestor platform evolves to include funds as business grows

Press release by Bell Pottinger on 3rd February 2017

Renovate America Completes $100 Million Credit Facility with Credit Suisse for Benji

Press release by Renovate America on 2nd February 2017

Equifax appointed by P2P lending platform Flender to support SME loans

Press release by Four Broadgate on 1st February 2017

LendMart launches Canadian online platform that connects small businesses with lending alternatives to banks.

Press release by LendMart on 30th January 2017

ArchOver Expands P2P business lending services

Press release by The Marketing Eye on 30th January 2017

Equifax finds 90% of Brits have not heard of Open Banking

Press release by Four Broadgate on 25th January 2017

Europe’s fastest growing peer-to-peer lender TWINO funds €100m in loans since its inception in 2015

Press release by Ballou PR on 20th January 2017

ASSETZ CAPITAL REACHES £200M MILESTONE AFTER RECORD GROWTH YEAR

Press release by Agency Brazil on 20th January 2017

LQD Business Finance Announces Breakout Business Results

Press release by Edelman on 20th January 2017