BLender, the Israel-headquartered peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform, today announced the first milestone in its global expansion, with new offices in Milan, Italy, and Vilnius, Lithuania, that will serve customers in Italy and the Baltic region.

As the founder of BLender explained in an interview with Finance Magnates, the fintech startup will continue expanding its global operations into markets in need of consumer credit. In 2017, BLender plans to launch operations in Africa, Latin America and other European Union (EU) countries.

Read more.