Derek Butler

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Premier Irish Golf Tours raised upwards of €100,000 on Linked Finance, and another loan of about the same size on a second peer-to-peer lending site, Grid Finance. Photograph: Inpho

An Garda Síochána are investigating a series of loans raised on peer-to-peer lending websites last year after a Co Kerry company closed its doors with(...)

Grid Finance team members Gary Grimes, Andrea Linehan and Derek Butler with Gavin Duffy from ‘Dragons’ Den’.

Technology start-up Grid Finance has won the inaugural Inclusion Plus competition, which aims to showcase innovative ideas around financial inclusion(...)

Ireland is  seen as a possible fintech hub with Deloitte last year forecasting that as many as 5,000 related-jobs could be created here over the next five years

Start-ups working in the financial services sector have a greater trust credibility gap to overcome than most early-stage companies, delegates at a co(...)

Enda O’Coineen:  has invested in the new enterprise

Grid Finance, a new peer-to-peer finance company, launched yesterday targeting Irish small and medium sized enterprises, charities and community group(...)

Two former accountants with PWC and KPMG plan to launch a new peer-to-peer lender targeting small businesses, community organisations and charities. Called Our Money the new lending platform intends to launch in March and its chief executive is Derek Butler, an accountant with PWC who later worked as country director for Goal in Haiti.

Two former accountants with PWC and KPMG plan to launch a new peer-to-peer lender targeting small businesses, community organisations and charities. C(...)