Folk2Folk

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    Folk2Folkis a company that develops and operates a peer-to-peer lending platform. Its solution matches local borrowers with individual lenders, providing small businesses with secured loans to help create local communities.
    TypePrivate
    Founded2013
    Websitefolk2folk.com

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Aug 2020)32
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at Folk2Folk

    Louis Mathers

    Louis Mathers

    Co-Founder and Director
    Justin Abbott Chalew

    Justin Abbott Chalew

    Independent Non-Executive Director
    Megan McCracken

    Megan McCracken

    Independent Non-Executive Director
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    Folk2Folk Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2013

    Folk2Folk Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    83/100

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    Folk2Folk Online and Social Media Presence

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    Folk2Folk News and Updates

    Folk2Folk joins with CrossLend to tap institutional investors

    FOLK2FOLK, the local lending company, announces its partnership with the institutional digital debt marketplace CrossLend as it continues to build its institutional investor-base.

    Folk2Folk Blogs

    A comment on the coronavirus

    Right now, each day is news-breaking; from huge drops in global stock markets to emergency drops in interest rates and increases in coronavirus cases. While global stock markets have seen upheaval due to a host of factors there is no direct correlation between stock market performance and peer to pe…

    Stocks & Shares ISA vs Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA)

    Global stock markets are being buffeted by a host of ill-winds from the US/China trade war, UK/EU Brexit trade negotiations, the threat of potential recession for the German and Japanese economies and disruption posed by coronavirus. In an environment where global stock markets are seeing their bigg…

    Earning more from their money

    Mr and Mrs K have been loyal FOLK2FOLK customers for almost 5 years, first heard about FOLK2FOLK back in 2015 when they saw an advert in the window of the Launceston office, popped in for a quick chat and haven’t looked back since. Approaching retirement and having previously invested in shares and …

    Launch of Cheltenham ‘fund’ for local businesses

    FOLK2FOLK, the local lending specialist, has celebrated its move to Cheltenham and the launch of a fund for local businesses at a drinks reception last month attended by the Mayor, Councillors, local businesses including solicitors, accountants, mortgage brokers and local FOLK2FOLK investors. FOLK2F…

    Don’t take a wild punt

    Not just for those at Cheltenham this week. When it comes to safeguarding your money, it’s always worth doing your research and hedging your bets – a sound strategy for many things in life. The peer to peer sector has received significant bad press over the past year due to the actions of the few.  …

    The Private Hill (Open Air Business Magazine)

    Glamping in geodesic domes on the hillside of a working farm in North Yorkshire. Images and article first appeared in Open Air Magazine February 2020 Issue 34. From one world of hospitality to another, Roddy Hamilton and his wife Jane have created a Quality in Tourism 5* Gold rated glampsite in less…
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    Folk2Folk Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Folk2Folk founded?

      Folk2Folk was founded in 2013.

    • Who are Folk2Folk key executives?

      Folk2Folk's key executives are Louis Mathers, Justin Abbott Chalew and Megan McCracken.

    • How many employees does Folk2Folk have?

      Folk2Folk has 32 employees.

    • Who are Folk2Folk competitors?

      Competitors of Folk2Folk include bxblue, Loan Frame and Fixura.