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The California Department of Financial Protection &
Innovation recently issued is 2021 Annual Report of Operation of
Finance Lenders, Brokers, and PACE Administrators Licensed Under
the California Financing Law. The DFPI reports a nearly 12%
increase in the number of licensees from 3,886 to 4,340.
Interestingly, about 6% of the licensees, or 454, failed to file
the required annual report.
With respect to commercial lending, the DFPI noted the following
- The number of
commercial loans originated in 2021 increased by 8 percent to
762,253 from706,228 in 2020. The total principal amount of
commercial loans increased by 33.5 percent over the same period, to
$214.2 billion from $160.4 billion.
- The number of online commercial loans originated in 2021
increased by 3 percent to 37,110from 36,016 in 2020. The total
principal amount of online loans increased by 39.1 percent over the
same period, to $3.4 billion from $2.4 billion.
The following chart summarizes some of the data included in the
report regarding the number of licensees, licensed locations and
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