The ThinCats system was scheduled for essential maintenance between 19:00 (GMT) and Midnight (GMT) on Sunday 19th February. Unfortunately we have not completed the testing to perform the release. We are working on the Secondary Market issue as a priority and will schedule a release shortly. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


System Maintenance: Thursday 16th February

The ThinCats system requires routine maintenance between 19:00 (GMT) and Midnight (GMT) on Thursday 16th February. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


ThinCats Newsletter February 2017

  Articles That’s (3DD) Entertainment Protecting our lenders’ money A look back at 2016 Reflecting risk in return FCA authorisation update   That’s (3DD) Entertainment Funding JFK, Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra – the company that tells the stories of the stars. It doesn’t get much more exciting than the opportunity to help with making …


System Maintenance: Thursday 2nd February

The ThinCats system requires routine maintenance between 19:00 (GMT) and Midnight (GMT) on Thursday 2nd February. The purpose of this maintenance release: Auction bidding stability improvements. Secondary Market disclaimer and guide. Removal of Twitter section from the Notifications Centre. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Borrower case study – AFP Medical

ThinCats loan pushes AFP Medical from Borrower to Investor Providing the right equipment to help patients across the world receive precise doses of medicines for conditions like asthma, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis and chest infections is no mean feat – but Rugby based company, AFP Medical does just that.  A family run business since 1978, AFP …


ThinCats Newsletter December 2016

2016: the year we built on the foundations It’s that time of the year, where tradition expects we review the previous 12 months, typing out our thoughts as mince pie crumbs scatter the keyboard. It was ever thus, with annual reviews probably going back to cuneiform script on clay tablets. It’s been quite a year, …


Borrower case study – ValueLicensing.com

Licensed to thrill with ThinCats loan Have you ever wondered what happens to the thousands of software licences that companies buy, and then no longer need – do they just sit in the ether, wasting away? Derby based ValueLicensing.com has made a very successful business out of sweeping up these redundant licences, and selling them …


System Maintenance: Thursday 15th December

The ThinCats system requires routine maintenance between 19:00 (GMT) and 23:00 (GMT) on Thursday 15th December. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


ThinCats Christmas Opening Hours

The opening hours of the ThinCats office over the Christmas period are: Friday 23rd December: 9am – 1pm Monday 26th December: Closed Tuesday 27th December: Closed Wednesday 28th December: 9am – 5.00pm Thursday 29th December: 9am – 5.00pm Friday 30th December: 9am – 1pm Monday 2nd January: Closed Tuesday 3rd January: Normal opening hours


System Maintenance : Sunday 4th December

The ThinCats system requires  maintenance between 22:00 (GMT) on Sunday 4th December and 02:00 (GMT) on Monday 5th December During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Borrower case study – County to County Group

Grand Designs – on a local scale Replacing a condemned house in a conservation area with two luxury 5 bed homes, complete with full width bi-fold doors and office space above the garage may sound like the stuff of Grand Designs, but Cheltenham based construction and development company, County to County Group, are doing just …


The ThinCats system routine maintenance has been rescheduled from 19:00 (GMT) and 23:00 (GMT) on Thursday 24th November to Wednesday 30th November between 19:00 (GMT) and 23:00 (GMT) During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Proud to be patrons of NACFB

ThinCats is pleased to announce its patronage of NACFB.  The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers is a trade body for business finance mediators, founded in 1992 in response to the growing incidence of fraud in the commercial finance arena.  It primarily exists to ‘maintain, promote and, when appropriate, enforce a Code of Practice, for …


ThinCats newsletter November 2016

Introducing new introducers A core goal for ThinCats is to increase the volume and range of deals available to lenders on the platform. As all our loans are introduced through Sponsors and other business professionals, it’s vital that we develop our relationships with those best able to provide the lifeblood for SME P2P lending. We …


Defaqto, the independent and trusted industry standard for assessing the quality of financial products, has recently developed stringent evaluation criteria for the growing UK peer-to-peer lending industry. ThinCats’ platform is currently just one of four to achieve a Defaqto 5 Star Rating. The thorough assessment based on a range of criteria independently confirms the comprehensiveness …


System Maintenance : Saturday 5th November

The ThinCats system requires urgent maintenance between 06:00 (GMT) and 10:00 (GMT) on Saturday 5th November. The purpose of this maintenance is to resolve system performance issues. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


System Maintenance : Thursday 3rd November

The ThinCats system requires routine maintenance between 19:00 (GMT) and 23:00 (GMT) on Thursday 3rd November. The purpose of this maintenance is to release a number of system improvements, including: Display of Available Cash and ThinCats branding on the top navigation bar. Improvements to the Dashboard display. Replacement of Debt Obligations text with Loan Parts …


System Maintenance : Tuesday 25th October

The ThinCats system is scheduled for maintenance between 22:00 (BST) and 00:00 (BST) on Tuesday 25th October. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. — UPDATE: 00:11 BST — Please be aware that the system maintenance performed by our hosting partner is taking longer than expected. We will …


As a result of business testing following the planned maintenance release this evening, we have unfortunately had to take the decision to regress this release. This decision has the following impacts to our clients: Bids (Primary and Secondary Market) placed between 8.30pm (BST) to 11.00pm (BST) on Thursday 6th October will not be processed and …


System Maintenance : Thursday 6th October

The ThinCats system requires routine maintenance between 19:00 (BST) and 23:00 (BST) on Thursday 6th October. The purpose of this maintenance is to release a number of system improvements, including: Updated Customer Registration process Additional ‘My Profile’ user fields During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


ThinCats newsletter September 2016

Using the new loan gradings: Balancing risk and reward Should you invest in a loan that isn’t four or five star? Five star loans aren’t ‘good’ and one stars ‘bad’, any more than AAA-rated corporate bonds (of which there are vanishingly few these days) are good, and high-yield bonds bad. It really all depends on …


System Maintenance : Wednesday 21st September

The ThinCats system requires urgent maintenance between 22:00 (BST) and 00:00 (BST) on Wednesday 29th September. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused


The ThinCats system is scheduled for essential maintenance at the following times: 07:00 to 10:00 (BST), Sunday 11th September 19:00 to 22:00 (BST), Tuesday 13th September During these maintenance windows, system access will be interrupted. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


System Maintenance : Monday 29th August

The ThinCats system requires urgent maintenance between 06:00 (BST) and 09:00 (BST) on Monday 29th August. During this maintenance window the system will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience caused  


The ThinCats system is scheduled for routine maintenance between 19:00 (BST) and 23:00 (BST) on Thursday 25th August. The purpose of this maintenance is to release a number of system improvements, including: – ​​Identify Interest Rollup Loans Display Interest Rollup Loan Terms (In Months) Identify ThinCats Lending Club and Community Chest Loans Note, the additional fields listed above …