Our Story – About

Our story so far

We are part of the global Pepper Group with our head office being in Sydney, Australia. 

The Group operates various businesses in Europe, Asia and the Pacific regions, with over 1,000 employees worldwide. In 2017 it was acquired by leading global investment firm KKR & Co Incorporated. 

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2019
Pepper Money formally separates from Pepper UK under its own FCA approved registration.
2018
Pepper Money acquires the Second Charge lender Optimum Credit.
2017
KKR, a leading US private equity firm acquires over 50% of Pepper group.
2016
The Pepper Money brand launches, capturing our range of retail finance products around the world.
2015
Pepper UK starts lending as Pepper lists on the Australian stock exchange.
2014
Pepper Spain starts lending.
2013
Pepper acquires Oakwood servicing platform in the UK and Evergreen Savings Bank in South Korea.
2012
Pepper acquires GE Capital's Irish mortgage business and servicing platform.
2011
Major shareholder Merill Lynch is bought by Bank of America. Later that year the current management buy Pepper.
2006
Pepper is acquired by Oakwood Global Finace SCA.
2000
An opportunity to help an underserved corner of the market is identified and Pepper is born.

Our awards

Award winning service

Our aim is to provide outstanding service to our customer’s and broker partners. We’re delighted when this commitment is recognised with an industry award.

Careers at Pepper Money

At Pepper Money, everything we do is to help people succeed, from our employees to our customers. If you’re looking for a new and exciting career opportunity or want to kick start your career in a fast-paced environment, Pepper Money is the place for you!

We like to talk about it

Latest news

Digital is becoming more crucial than ever in the mortgage industry
Stamp Duty holiday is ending, but purchase business will stay strong
Pepper Money completes largest securitisation
Pepper Money launches Cashback Products