Big company in marketplace/peer-to-peer lending business buys .club domain name.
Marketplace lending company Lending Club, which has a market cap of nearly $3.0 billion, bought the domain name Lending.club for $25,000 from the registry last month.
The domain name now forwards to Lending.club.
The domain name was one of two the .Club registry sold for over $20,000 last month; Startup.club found a taker at $22,500.
.Club was using startup.club for a program promoting partnerships with startups that want to use .club domain names. This program will now move to a page on .Club’s website.