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Peer2Peer Finance News | July 23, 2019

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Growth Finance Awards announces full list of finalists

July 8, 2019 |

A COMPREHENSIVE list of all finalists for the inaugural 2019 Growth Finance Awards has now been unveiled, with peer-to-peer lenders competing in a number of categories.

The 47 finalists, all providers of debt to UK businesses, were announced by Intelligent … Read More

P2P industry readies for investor marketing restrictions

June 3, 2019 |

PEER-TO-PEER lending platforms are gearing up for the introduction of appropriateness tests, in anticipation of the outcome of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) review into the sector.

The City watchdog is expected to release final rules on reform of the … Read More

Platforms report IFISA growth despite bad press

May 3, 2019 |

PEER-TO-PEER lenders have reported a rise in Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) inflows this ISA season, although there are concerns that bad press in the lead-up to the end of the tax year dampened investor demand.

Industry figures have suggested that … Read More

Goji platform adds five new lenders as IFISA transfers soar

February 6, 2019 |

GOJI has added five new lenders to its platform over the past month, bringing its total number of direct lending investment managers to 25.

Earthworm, Dot Fund, Route Finance, Growth Capital Ventures and Bird Box Bonds have all signed up … Read More

Downing launches bond with equity incentive to fund new wedding venue

December 17, 2018 |

DOWNING Crowd has launched its first bond that combines debt and equity investing.

The Pelham House Bond has a term of up to five years and nine months, and offers investors returns of 7.5 per cent per year.

The money will … 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

Ask the experts: Do you expect to see more P2P IPOs?

July 30, 2018 |

Loanpad, in association with Peer2Peer Finance News, brings you a series of videos where we ask peer-to-peer lending experts a range of thought-provoking questions on the sector.

In this episode, we ask: Do you expect to see more P2P IPOs?

Click here for … Read More

Here’s what the industry thinks of the FCA review

July 27, 2018 |

THE FINANCIAL Conduct Authority released its long-awaited review into the peer-to-peer lending sector on Friday. Here are some of the industry reactions so far…

 

 

Jaidev Janardana, chief executive of Zopa

“As the founder of the P2P industry, we … Read More

Ask the experts: What impact will Funding Circle’s IPO have on the industry?

July 26, 2018 |

Loanpad, in association with Peer2Peer Finance News, brings you a series of videos where we ask peer-to-peer lending experts a range of thought-provoking questions on the sector.

In this episode, we ask: Funding Circle is reportedly preparing for a flotation. What … Read More

Ask the experts: Could platform closures, such as Collateral, impact the sector?

July 20, 2018 |

Loanpad, in association with Peer2Peer Finance News, brings you a series of videos where we ask peer-to-peer lending experts a range of thought-provoking questions on the sector.

In this episode, we ask: Do you think platform closures, such as Collateral, could … Read More