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Peer2Peer Finance News | July 23, 2019

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Brian Bartaby

Strong foundations

July 19, 2019 |

Property is an incredibly popular investment asset, but can it maintain its shine in the peer-to-peer lending sector after high-profile platform failures? Marc Shoffman reports 

PROPERTY IS ONE OF THE fastest growing facets of the peer-to-peer lending sector, drawing its … Read More

Platforms call for time extension to Open Banking consents

April 10, 2019 |

PEER-TO-PEER lenders are calling for a change to Open Banking rules to make it easier to access borrowers’ financial data for the duration of a loan term.

Under the current framework of the data-sharing initiative, borrowers can grant alternative lenders … Read More

Lay of the land

April 8, 2019 |

The property market is facing uncertain times, but this is when peer-to-peer lenders can prove their mettle, as Marc Shoffman reports…

PROPERTY LENDING IS one of the most diverse areas of peer-to-peer lending. Platforms are offering everything from property development … Read More

Innovative, flexible ISAs

March 1, 2019 |

By offering a flexible, auto-lend IFISA, Brian Bartaby, founder and chief executive of Proplend, has created one of the most user-friendly products in finance

WITH ISA SEASON NOW upon us, competition for the burgeoning Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) market has … Read More

IFISAs: Plenty to play for

February 8, 2019 |

The Innovative Finance ISA has been boosted by the ‘big three’ lenders unveiling their tax-free products, but are they now helping or hindering the competition? 

THE MAJORITY OF peer-to-peer lenders now offer tax-free earnings through the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) … Read More

Modernising the ISA market

February 1, 2019 |

Brian Bartaby, chief executive of peer-to-peer property platform Proplend, explains why the time has come to modernise the ISA market by promoting the IFISA…

DESPITE offering inflation-beating, tax-exempt returns, Innovative Finance ISAs (IFISAs) are still widely misunderstood. And not just … Read More

Proplend hires Morgan Stanley veteran as chief operating officer

January 10, 2019 |

PROPERTY finance platform Proplend has appointed a former Morgan Stanley executive as its first chief operating officer.

Matt Carson joined Proplend after spending two decades working in the commercial real estate lending operations at the investment bank.

The platform has … Read More

Proplend hits £50m lending milestone

November 26, 2018 |

PROPLEND has outlined its plans to scale up the number and frequency of its loan originations, as it hit the £50m lending landmark.

The commercial property peer-to-peer lender, which launched in 2014, said it has facilitated more than 50 loans … Read More

The Peer2Peer Finance News Power 50 2018

November 1, 2018 |

The 2018 Peer2Peer Finance News Power 50 demonstrates just how much this multi-billionpound industry has achieved over the past year.

Our definitive annual list of the 50 most influential people in the UK’s P2P sector includes the head of the … Read More

P2P firms urged to be cautious about borrower litigation risks

October 25, 2018 |

LENDY’S legal dispute with a borrower is predicted to make other peer-to-peer lending platforms more aware of the risks of counter claims as part of the recovery process.

It emerged this week that Lendy and its investors are facing a possible £10m … Read More