Prestiamoci, an Ivrea, Torino- and Milan, Italy-based P2P lending platform, raised €450k in equity funding.
Backers included current investors Digital Magics (AIM Italia: DM), which made a €107k investment, and other investors. Federico Provinciali acquired a stake in the company, joined the board and became Chief Risk Officer.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its marketing efforts to consolidate brand awareness and increase its user base.
Led by Michele Novelli, Managing Director (and Partner of Digital Magics), Prestiamoci operates a social lending platform that allows people and companies to borrow from private investors.
The platform is owned by Agata S.p.A., and authorized by Banca d’Italia.
30/10/2013: Prestiamoci Raises €550K in Funding