Earn an average return of %* by investing directly in hand-picked British businesses.

*This is the average net interest rate (after estimated defaults and before tax) of all new loans listed on our platform in the three month period ended on , 2016, assuming that an equal amount had been invested in each loan.

We only approve businesses we’re prepared to invest in ourselves.


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Why investors choose FundingKnight

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Full control

Browse our detailed business profiles to make an informed investment decision – then choose which live auctions to bid on.

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Fast & flexible

Quickly build and diversify your portfolio in our Marketplace. Buy and sell investment parts easily with other crowdlenders.

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Hassle free

Short on time? Simply set your auction preferences, interest rate, investment amount and type of business and let Autobid do the work for you.

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Smart technology

Make your money work harder with our innovative Automatic Cash Withdrawal or choose to reinvest into a new auction.

David WIlliams peer-to-peer investor

FundingKnight’s customer service is excellent. My experiences lead me to believe that their staff are dedicated to meeting the needs of customers.

David Williams 

FundingKnight investor

Lynn Emm peer-to-peer investor

It is most pleasant and reassuring to come across the personal touch in the business world and I do appreciate their time.

Lynn Emm

FundingKnight investor

3 simple steps to start investing in peer-to-peer

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Provide your contact details and choose a username.

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Add funds

Transfer funds into your FundingKnight account.

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Start bidding in live auctions and trading in our own Marketplace.

Register as an investor

Choose from
a wide range of investments

Business loans

Lend to hundreds of hand-picked British businesses.

Property Bridging

Secured, short-term investments in a range of commercial and residential property.

Green Energy

Support businesses funding renewable energy projects.

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