E-Lending Startup Ezbob Raises 15 Million GBP The London-headquartered company offers small businesses online loans, automatically processed and approved on its website
U.K.-based e-lending startup Ezbob IT Ltd. raised 15 million GBP from Moscow-based private equity firm Da Vinci Capital Management Ltd. at a post money valuation of 100 million GBP (circa $143 million), this person said. London-headquartered EZbob offers small businesses online loans, automatically processed and approved on its website. In addition to the EZbob brand, the company also offers loans under the brand Everline which it acquired in 2015. It employs around 40 people according to LinkedIn data in offices in London and in Herzliya, a city in the Tel Aviv metropolitan area. In 2015, EZbob raised 10 million GBP from Israel’s Bank Leumi and U.S. based investment firm Oaktree Capital Management L.P.