NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Orchard Platform's online lending industry data and insights will be made available to Bloomberg terminal subscribers, providing a wealth of information on an asset class that offers a number of potential investment opportunities.
"Orchard seeks to provide investors with access to quality data and technology solutions to conduct analysis and make well-informed investment decisions," said Matt Burton, CEO and Co-Founder of Orchard Platform. "As the online lending industry matures and more and more investors begin exploring opportunities to allocate to the space, working with Bloomberg to bring Orchard's industry data onto their Terminal just made sense."
Orchard Platform is a leading provider of data, analytics, and content across the online lending industry. Their industry insights will now be available to Bloomberg's terminal subscribers via Bloomberg Intelligence, Bloomberg's research arm. In addition to the Orchard U.S. Consumer Online Lending Index (http://www.orchardindexes.com)—the only industry-wide performance benchmark for the online lending space—which is also available via Bloomberg Intelligence, Orchard is providing access to its standardized, industry aggregate data sets and research to help investors follow industry trends and key performance indicators more closely.
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"As evidenced by the response to our recently launched Deals™ portal, there is broad interest from institutional investors in online loans," said Bill Ullman, Chief Commercial Officer of Orchard Platform and CEO of Orchard Platform Markets, LLC. "The investment community is constantly looking for an edge and increasingly finding it with quality data and advanced analytics. We're excited to be working with Bloomberg and to be able to offer our expertise in this area to their subscribers."
On November 16, 2017 at 11 a.m. EST, Mr. Burton will join David Snitkof, Co-Founder and Chief Analytics Officer of Orchard Platform, and David Ritter, Senior Analyst for Bloomberg Intelligence, in a Bloomberg Intelligence Analyst Briefing about this growing asset class. To sign up, visit https://platform.cinchcast.com/ses/vitFF_W3XJZrS8U_tkW14Q~~.
Orchard Platform has built a centralized marketplace where loan originators and institutional investors can come together to explore and evaluate opportunities for funding, buying, and selling loans. By providing a global network of institutional buyers and sellers with high-quality data services, advanced analytics and reporting, and robust capital management tools through an innovative, end-to-end platform, Orchard has created a smarter way for participants in the private credit markets to interact, evaluate deals, and move forward with simple and complex transactions more efficiently.
Orchard produces the Orchard U.S. Consumer Marketplace Lending Index—the only industry-wide direct lending performance benchmark—and has been named one of the Next Billion Dollar Startups by Forbes. The commentary and insights posted on its blog, and the data and research available to everyone on its platform, have cemented Orchard as a thought leader in its industry. For more information, visit www.orchardplatform.com.
Orchard Platform Markets, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Orchard App Inc., and is an SEC-registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA and SIPC.
Orchard Platform does not provide legal advice, tax advice, or accounting advice. Before making any investment or executing any transaction, you should consult with your legal, tax, and accounting advisors with respect to the suitability, value, and risk of such investment or transaction. Investment advisory services are provided to clients by Orchard Platform Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in New York, N.Y.
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