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VPC hikes up Upstart investment to $500 mln

Victory Park Capital has increased its investment in Upstart from $100 million to $500 million. Based in Palo Alto, California, Upstart is a lending platform that aims to finance people based on signs of their potential including employment history and academic performance.

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Victory Park Capital invests in Upstart

Victory Park Capital said it would invest $100 million in Upstart loans over the next two years. Palo Alto, Calif-based Upstart is a lending platform that aims to finance people based on signs of their potential including schools attended, area of study, academic performance and work history.

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