Paragon Banking Group Plc engages in the provision of finance. It also provides mortgages, finance and vehicle contracts. The company operates business through the following business segments: Mortgages, Commercial Lending and Idem Capital. The Mortgages segment offers lending brands in the buy-to-let mortgage market. The Idem Capital segment focuses on the acquisition of paying loan portfolios and the servicing of its own and third party loan portfolios. The Commercial Lending segment engages in equipment and motor finance leasing activities. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Solihull, the United Kingdom.