Industry News

Funding Circle US Hits $2bn Milestone

This article is astonishing and positive news for the peer-to-peer lending industry. One point of note in the article is: “If [Funding Circle] were a bank it would be among the 50 largest small business commercial and industrial loan portfolios in the US, according to the latest FDIC data available, cited by Funding Circle”. This … Read More

Fintech Predictions for 2019

Prime Meridian would like to share a great article from our friends at Lend Academy about their fintech predictions for 2019.  The article lists 9 insightful predictions for 2019 while also reviewing how well their 2018 predictions fared.  Peter Renton is one of the most knowledgeable people in the fintech industry so we always enjoy … Read More

Crossing Into New Markets, Part 2

Prime Meridian launched its latest fund, Special Opportunities Fund, in June. With that, it entered into two new markets – litigation finance and life settlements – and included existing sectors it currently invests in such as: marketplace consumer, small business and real estate loans. Don Davis, CEO and portfolio manager at Prime Meridian, spoke about … Read More

Crossing Into New Markets

Prime Meridian launched its latest fund, Special Opportunities Fund, in June. With that, it entered into two new markets – litigation finance and life settlements – and included existing sectors it currently invests in such as: marketplace consumer, small business and real estate loans. Don Davis, CEO and portfolio manager at Prime Meridian, spoke about … Read More