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Emerald Asset Management acquires P2P company

Emerald Asset Management acquires P2P company | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Emerald Asset Management acquires direct-lending company
Central Penn Business Journal
Emerald described DLC as a pioneer in investing in loans generated in the new and quickly developing direct-lending (or peer-to-peer) business.
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First acquistion of a p2p lender by strategic partner

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Howard Freedland's curator insight, July 20, 2013 7:24 PM

Emerald have been wonderful to work with and they are extremely committed to the direct lending space.  With the closing of the acquisition, I have become a Principal at Emerald Direct Lending Advisers and will remain actively involved in all aspects of this growing asset class.

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