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Peer2Peer Finance News | July 23, 2019

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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

LendIt Fintech USA 2018

February 23, 2018 |

LendIt Fintech USA 2018

Date: 9-11 April 2018

Venue: San Francisco, CA

LendIt Fintech USA 2018 returns to San Francisco as we host the world’s leading event in financial services innovation at Moscone West. The year’s event brings together 5,000 … Read More

The sky’s the limit

November 9, 2017 |

First they disrupted the market, then they were regulated, and now they have the IFISA. It’s time for the peer-to-peer lending sector to embark on the next stage of its journey…

May you be cursed to live in interesting times … Read More

Brave new world

October 6, 2017 |

Peter Renton (pictured), chairman and co-founder of the LendIt Conference, explains why alternative lending is seeking a new identity

The alternative lending industry is at an interesting inflection point right now in Europe. It has moved on from being a … Read More

The P2P Power 50

October 2, 2017 |

PEER-TO-PEER lending has rapidly grown into a multi-billion-pound industry, bringing together the best in banking and technology as well as lawyers, regulators, analysts and fund managers.

So, who are the key players influencing the UK’s P2P sector? The inaugural Peer2Peer … Read More

Live fundraising for fintech start-ups at LendIt Europe

August 31, 2017 |

LIVE fundraising will be introduced at this year’s LendIt Europe conference, allowing fintech start-ups to raise money from attendees including venture capital (VC) firms and investors.

LendIt has partnered with crowdfunding network SeedInvest to create the live fundraising feature. The … Read More

A look back – the key P2P events of 2016

January 4, 2017 |

NO-ONE could have predicted half of the events which 2016 had in store for the peer-to-peer lending sector.

Company scandals, international trials, unexpected elections and evolving regulations made for an interesting year, and contributed towards the stunning growth of the … Read More

LendIt conference ends with a win for LendingWell and a new fintech partnership

October 11, 2016 |

LENDINGWELL has been announced the winner of PitchIt @ LendIt, as the conference hosts announce a new global partnership with Hong Kong’s AMTD Group.

UK peer-to-peer lending aggregator platform LendingWell beat off strong competition to win the top price at … Read More

GLI chief fears “car crash” of P2P defaults

October 10, 2016 |

GLI Finance’s chief executive thinks that the UK’s peer-to-peer finance industry could be heading towards a “car crash” of escalating default rates.

Andrew Whelan, who heads up the alternative finance-focused investment firm, said on Monday that the current low … Read More

Two UK P2P platforms make LendIt competition shortlist

October 3, 2016 |

TWO UK peer-to-peer platforms have made the shortlist of PitchIt @ Lendit, a competition to find the rising star of the online lending and fintech space, which is held each year at LendIt’s European conference.

From the UK, LendingWell and Lenderwize … Read More