This company’s online lending and investment platform has helped clients from individuals to multinationals build or renovate more than 4,000 UK properties since it started in 2013. It has facilitated more than £1.4bn of property loans and last year launched a buy-to-let product for landlords. It has raised £309m to date and sales — which represent loan interest, advisory fees and commission — grew to £35.6m in the year to March 2018. Co-founders Christian Faes, 41, and Ian Thomas, 37, are expanding the firm’s presence in Luxembourg as they focus on raising investment from wealthy families and institutions overseas.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank65
CompanyLendInvest
ActivityProperty finance provider
LocationCentral London
Average 3 year sales growth70.13%
Latest sales £000s35,617
Staff128
Founded2012
Websitewww.lendinvest.com

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