The alternative finance models of crowdfunding and Peer to Peer (P2P) lending, Equity Crowd Funding and Investment Platforms have been growing rapidly in popularity over the last few years, as individuals as well as businesses turn to them for much needed finance and better ways of using their money. In 2014 alone, P2P lending and crowdfunding platforms delivered more than £1.7 billion in finance to UK SME’s and individuals.
However, this market is not only growing in size, but also evolving in how it operates and serves customers. Established platforms are seeking out new markets and new entrants are constantly innovating the services being made available. At the same time, traditional funders from banks to local governments are exploring how they can make the most of these new opportunities;
- We were one of the first in this market in May 2014 and since then we have launched a new business model in 2016, supporting you to source the right type of finance/investment for the size and culture of your business.
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Gateway 2 Enterprise are not a Lender nor a Broker. We provide Business Finance/Investment Solutions including Personal Investments supported by our Business Advisors.