Revolutionising Business Loans for Irish SMEs

A better way to grow your business or your savings....

When Linked Finance launched in 2013 we aimed to solve a major problem facing small businesses in Ireland: access to funding. At the same time rock ­bottom interest rates frustrated savers with money to invest.

Using technology to cut out the middleman, Linked Finance brings business lending back to basics: where ordinary people with savings can connect and lend to trustworthy businesses that wish to borrow. Our online lending community is now provided much needed funding to thousands of ambitious business all across Ireland.

At Linked Finance, we offer Irish SME's a new alternative to borrowing from the banks. Real people can lend small amounts to great Irish businesses at very attractive interest rates.

Linked Finance is Ireland’s largest P2P lending platform and our lenders are providing business loans of up to €300,000 to Irish SMEs in every county of the country and across every sector of the economy.

We allow our lenders to make a difference to Irish businesses and earn better interest rates while businesses are free to keep their focus where it should be: ­on growing their business. 


Top Facts about Linked Finance

When did Linked Finance launch?

Linked Finance launched in March 2013 and is Ireland’s first and largest business P2P Lending platform.

What is P2P Lending and why has it become a worldwide phenomenon?

Peer-to-peer lending is changing the face of banking across the world. In much the same way that technology has transformed the way we watch TV, listen to music, order taxis, book holidays and keep in touch with friends, P2P lending is re-shaping the way money moves between lenders and borrowers. P2P lending is about harnessing the power of the crowd. It uses technology to connect people with money to lend, directly to those who need capital.


How many members of the public are registered lenders on the website?

Our community is made up of tens of thousands of local lenders who are ready to support homegrown SMEs. See the live total here on our stats page.

How many Irish businesses have Linked Finance lent to?

We have provided funding to thousands of ambitious businesses across Ireland. You can see exactly how many here on our stats page.

What is the total amount of funding provided on Linked Finance to date?

You can view up-to-date loan origination figures here on our stats page.

Why choose Linked Finance?

Linked Finance is the first & largest P2P Lending website in Ireland. The process is fast, efficient and transparent allowing lenders and businesses to take control of their finances. 


Linked Finance in the Press

'Peer-to-peer lender Linked Finance raises €2.5m .....'

Irish Times

'Market leader Linked Finance on growth trajectory ....'

Business and Leadership

'Lending to Butchers, Bakers and Candlestick Makers ...'

RTE Nationwide

The Linked Finance Team

Seriously Secure

Linked Finance has been designed from the ground up with state-of-the-art security. The integrity of your documents and information is our top priority! To protect you and your data we take every practical step...and a few more!

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Linked Finance is dedicated to protecting your personal data and identity. We will only use your information to help you maintain your profile in the customer database, to manage accounts, and to provide and manage our services.

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