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Gavin Harding

With more than 20 years experience in banking and finance I bring a deep understanding of both the issues facing clients and the practical challenges involved in implementing solutions. For more than half of my career I have held senior leadership positions with a large regional bank, gaining experience in commercial and small business strategy, SBA lending, credit and risk management and sales. I have guided organizations through strategic change initiatives and regulatory and supervisory oversight issues.
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Recent Posts

Podcast: How efficient banks can bolster small business

May 02, 2018 by Gavin Harding

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Mom and Pop,  Fintech and Wall Street (OML)

October 26, 2016 by Gavin Harding

This year’s Marketplace Lending and Investing Conference explored issues of transparency, partnership, consistency and sustainability.  There was healthy debate on each of these topics and the audience, presenters and panelists frequently...

Mom and Pop,  Fintech and Wall Street

October 12, 2016 by Gavin Harding

This year’s Marketplace Lending and Investing Conference explored issues of transparency, partnership, consistency and sustainability.  There was healthy debate on each of these topics and the audience, presenters and panelists frequently...

How will "Brexit" impact U.S. small business?

July 25, 2016 by Gavin Harding

On June 23, 2016, voters in the United Kingdom voted 52 to 48 percent to leave the European Union, the 28-member organization of which it had been a part since the early 1970s. Immediately, the value of the British pound plummeted. Stock markets...

New Frontiers — What’s Next for Online Marketplace Lending?

November 09, 2015 by Gavin Harding

Simply put, online marketplace lending is here to stay. Virtually unheard of just 10 years ago, Web-based companies that offer funding options beyond traditional bank loans have grown considerably. Small businesses — drawn by the easy application...

Marketplace Matchmakers: How Loan Aggregators Bring Borrowers and Lenders Together

October 26, 2015 by Gavin Harding

Marketplace lending has become a dynamic source of small-business financing. In 2013, marketplace lenders funded customers to the tune of about $3 billion, twice the volume from the previous year. These numbers are expected to continue to rise...

Game Changer: How Marketplace Platforms Are Bringing Financial Institutions Back to Small-Business Lending

October 19, 2015 by Gavin Harding

In the wake of the Great Recession, numerous entrepreneurs began to use online lending platforms to offer capital funding programs, short-term loans and other business-to-business (B2B) credit plans to small-business owners who were otherwise...

How online marketplace lenders are changing the rules of small-business finance

September 08, 2015 by Gavin Harding

Disruptive technology has radically changed how we shop, socialize, book vacation rentals — and even how we hail a cab. Now we have another Web-based disrupter upending yet one more venerable American institution: how we secure small-business...

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