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Key Facts

  • Image of a hand with money in itThinCats is Europe’s largest P2P platform specialising in secured loans to SMEs.
  • Image of three cogs, one of them with a pound sign inside, another depicting a clock faceThinCats was the first in the market to offer P2P through a SIPP.
  • Image of a percentage signThinCats has an active secondary market with an average 94% fixed success rate which gives access to invested money earlier or the ability to quickly build a portfolio of loans.

  • Image of a hand with money in itSince 2011, they have provided more than £200m of loan capital to British companies.
  • Image of three cogs, one of them with a pound sign inside, another depicting a clock faceThinCats looks to attract experienced investors, setting a high minimum bid of £1,000 for lenders on the platform.
  • Image of a percentage signThe expected loss rate on ThinCats is 2-4% after 5 years of operation which means that before tax the average net returns are over 7 – 8.5%*.


*Estimated weighted average annual interest after all costs and provisions for losses of actual defaulted loans after forecasted recovery of security but before income tax (2012 to date). Past performance is not indicative of future results. Capital is at risk.

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