Orchard is the leading provider of technology and data to the marketplace lending industry, powering the interaction between institutional investors and loan originators. Founded in New York City in 2013, Orchard’s mission is to build the systems and standardize the data that will allow marketplace lending to efficiently grow into a global financial market.

Orchard provides products and services to investors that enable them to understand, access, and execute marketplace lending investments, including Market Data & Research, a powerful Order Management System, and detailed Reporting & Analytics.

Orchard offers originators access to a diverse group of institutional investors who use Orchard to purchase marketplace lending assets. A single integration using Orchard’s proprietary approach to data standardization enables end-to-end marketplace support covering Investor Awareness, data-driven Market Insights and seamless Data Management.

Orchard has been named to Forbes Next Billion Dollar Startups list, produces the Orchard US Consumer Marketplace Lending Index — the only industry wide benchmark distributed on the Bloomberg Professional service — and is recognized for its technical and analytical thought leadership as explored on its blog.