Lenderwize secures €100m investment from Fasanara Capital
25th November 2021
● London-based fintech provides embedded finance via a digital marketplace
● Lenderwize will use this fresh capital to fund international expansion and growth
● Enables investment in a new class of telecommunications commodities globally
London, 25 November 2021 – Lenderwize, the leading fintech platform for digital commodities, announced today that it has received €100 million in funding from Fasanara Capital, an alternative lender in Europe.
Lenderwize, which is headquartered in London, will use the funding to accelerate its international expansion plans. These include launching operations in France, Germany, Spain and the United States during 2022.
Lenderwize provides continuous embedded finance via a digital marketplace to help telecommunications companies globally solve cash flow problems. It enables investors to acquire digital commodities – including voice, data and digital content – from providers by buying their invoices.
Uniquely, Lenderwize’s platform provides investors with proof of service by sharing characteristics for each commodity such as call duration, origin, destination and cost. It verifies this data in real-time to validate the services rendered on each invoice.
Lawrence Gilioli, CEO and co-founder of Lenderwize, said: “Lenderwize is proud to have secured new funding from institutional investors. This is further proof of the validity of our digital platform and our ability to provide risk mitigation services to investors, clients and insurers.”
Augusto Pellegrini, Director of Strategic Partnerships and co-founder of Lenderwize, said: “The working capital provided by Fasanara Capital will allow us to quickly pursue our international development plans, which include entering new markets in Europe and the US as early as the first quarter of 2022.”
Francesco Filia, CEO and Fasanara Capital: “We have a successful track record with Lenderwize as its platform truly mitigates risk , while capturing a whole new asset class to invest into. Lenderwize is serving a huge addressable market in the telecommunications sector with a unique model and an innovative platform. Fasanara backs innovation, technology, entrepreneurs and quality management. We are excited to keep working closely with Lenderwize and its management team, and to help them scale across Europe and the US.”
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London-based Lenderwize is an innovative Fintech Company whose digital marketplace helps solve the cash flow problems faced by the entire telecommunications ecosystem across the world. The company is backed by major international financial partners and led by experts in the telecommunications industry.
About Fasanara Capital
Fasanara Capital is a boutique alternative asset manager, offering access to a range of inventive multi-asset capacity-constrained niche products. Fasanara employs an innovative, unorthodox investment strategy, and an advanced technology platform, in response to today’s transformational markets and digital disruption. Fasanara is a leading investor in fintech lending in Europe, with a core focus on corporate receivables and working capital financing.