Gateway2Finance has revealed that it has been acquired by Equiniti Group PLC. The acquisition of the Halifax-based loan brokerage is expected to support Equiniti Group’s strategy to promote loan, mortgage and technology solutions to meet the requirements of the fast-moving credit marketplace.

Paul Woodworth, managing director of Gateway2Finance.“Everyone within Gateway2Finance is delighted with the move to Equiniti, as their support will enhance our existing service proposition and provide the platform for future growth allowing us access to Equiniti’s broad financial services client base,”

The brokerage will continue to be led by Woodworthl and Zoe Jackson, who combined have more than 58 years of experience in the retail credit market.

Alistair Blaxill, CEO of Equiniti Intelligent Solutions, said “We have known and respected the Gateway2Finance team for many years, and integrating their capabilities will enable us to provide agile solutions for all of our customers.”

Gateway2Finance matches borrowers with a variety of lending sources for unsecured and secured personal loans using innovative technology.