Author Topic: Lending Club founder Renaud Laplanche is back with a new startup and $60 million  (Read 2683 times)

hdsouza

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Looks like we may have another competitor
Here is the original article: https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/06/lending-club-founder-renaud-laplanche-is-back-with-a-new-startup-and-60-million-in-funding

Its not open to investors yet although their about page http://www.upgrade.com/about.html maybe looking for investors.


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common word domain must have cost a pretty penny

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common word domain must have cost a pretty penny

It did, but they still have 1.5 million left for the rest of the business.  :)

hdsouza

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I had sent them an email on 29 Dec, if they were looking for investors.. No reply.
Maybe we are small fish in the Big Ocean  :)

Rob L

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I'm holding my breath to hear their reply.  ::)
Meanwhile, for the sake of full disclosure, I'll be a part of a class action suit vs RL for my LC stock losses in May '16.

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I had sent them an email on 29 Dec, if they were looking for investors.. No reply.
Maybe we are small fish in the Big Ocean  :)

If you browse around the help link on their site you can find the answer is no:

https://upgrade.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/115005532468-Can-I-invest-with-Upgrade-