Who We Are

The Innovative Lending Platform Association (ILPA) is a leading trade organization representing a diverse group of online lending and service companies serving small businesses. United by a shared commitment to the health and success of small businesses in America, the ILPA is dedicated to advancing best practices and standards that support responsible innovation and access to capital for small businesses. The ILPA, in partnership with the Association for Enterprise Opportunity, launched a model small business pricing disclosure called SMART (Straightforward Metrics Around Rate and Total Cost) Box. The SMART Box™ is focused on empowering small businesses to better assess and compare finance options.

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October 19, 2017

Lendio Joins Innovative Lending Platform Association

The Innovative Lending Platform Association (ILPA), consisting of the nation’s leading online small business lending platforms, today announced the appointment of Scott G. Stewart as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization.

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October 16, 2017

Innovative Lending Platform Association Taps Fintech Innovator Scott Stewart as New CEO

The Innovative Lending Platform Association (ILPA), consisting of the nation’s leading online small business lending platforms, today announced the appointment of Scott G. Stewart as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization.

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August 21, 2017

ILPA And CLA Partner To Promote Innovative Lending Practices For Small Businesses In The U.S. And Canada

The Innovative Lending Platform Association (ILPA) and the Canadian Lenders Association (CLA) today announced a partnership to support innovative services and access to capital for small businesses in the United States and Canada.

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