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Peer2Peer Finance News | August 16, 2017

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LendingCrowd offers cashback incentive

August 4, 2017 |

LENDINGCROWD has launched a £150 cashback offer to investors when adding £2,500 or more amid surging demand from borrowers for business loans.

The offer, which runs until 31 August, is available to new and existing investors and can be used … Read More

P2P lenders stay away from apps

June 8, 2017 |

APPS may be seen by some as a vital tool for any fintech business but peer-to-peer lenders have largely avoided this area so far.

Of the biggest UK P2P players, only Funding Circle has an app for investors, while Zopa … Read More

Revealed: The top rates for P2P lenders and borrowers

March 6, 2017 |

PEER-TO-PEER lenders are now offering rates of almost six times the rate of inflation, research shows.

Investors can access targeted returns from three per cent to 12 per cent across the more established peer-to-peer platforms and those offering Innovative Finance … Read More

LendingCrowd lenders show appetite for growth IFISAs

February 15, 2017 |

PEER-TO-PEER lenders are primarily interested in growth Innovative Finance ISAs (IFISAs) rather than income ISAs, a LendingCrowd survey has found.

Eight in 10 (83 per cent) of the platform’s existing investors said that they would consider opening an IFISA and … Read More

LendingCrowd days away from IFISA launch

February 9, 2017 |

LENDINGCROWD has announced that it is planning to launch its Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) on Tuesday.

The Edinburgh-based peer-to-peer lender received full Financial Conduct Authority authorisation in November and gained ISA manager status from HMRC in mid-January.

The LendingCrowd … Read More

LendingCrowd prepares to launch IFISA

January 12, 2017 |

LENDINGCROWD has become the latest peer-to-peer lending platform preparing to offer an Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) to investors.

Stuart Lunn (pictured), chief executive of LendingCrowd, said it plans to launch the tax-free wrapper around P2P investments during the first quarter of 2017.

Lunn said … Read More

LendingCrowd gains full FCA approval

November 3, 2016 |

LENDINGCROWD is the latest peer-to-peer lender to be granted full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority, paving the way for its launch of the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA).

The Edinburgh-headquartered platform is one of only a dozen firms who have … Read More

LendingCrowd tempts new investors with joining bonus

October 20, 2016 |

SCOTTISH peer-to-peer lender LendingCrowd is offering a 2.5 per cent joining bonus on investments of £5,000 and over, in an effort to attract new lenders.

The Edinburgh-based firm, which matches investors with UK-based sole traders and SMEs, also revealed that … Read More