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Peer2Peer Finance News | January 23, 2019

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Octopus Choice

Navigating the ISA market

January 18, 2019 |

Traditionally, ISA users have faced a choice between saving into a cash tax wrapper or investing in stocks and shares, but now the Innovative Finance ISA is providing a middle ground

CHOOSING WHERE TO place your ISA allowance each year … Read More

Octopus Choice diversification sees investors backing 130 loans on average

January 11, 2019 |

OCTOPUS Choice investors are seeing their money spread across an average of 130 different buy-to-let and bridging loans, the peer-to-peer lender has revealed.

The platform has highlighted its approach to diversification, explaining that investors who have been backing loans for … Read More

Method of choice

December 7, 2018 |

Octopus Choice has done the unthinkable and wooed the adviser market. Sam Handfield-Jones, head of the peer-to-peer property lender, tells  Danielle Levy how it’s done…

MORE THAN two and-a-half years since peer-to-peer property lender Octopus Choice launched, it has succeeded … Read More

Octopus Choice passes £315m in lending

November 23, 2018 |

OCTOPUS Choice has surpassed its own lending target and funded more than £315m of property-backed loans since launching in 2016.

The adviser-friendly P2P lender said last year that it was targeting £200m of lending in its first two years of … 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

Attracting advisers

October 22, 2018 |

The peer-to-peer lending industry is maturing and considering new ways to interact with financial advisers…

PEER-TO-PEER lending in the UK has grown into a billionpound industry, offering superior returns to mainstream providers, yet many independent financial advisers (IFAs) are still … Read More

Landlords split over future of traditional buy-to-let

September 5, 2018 |

LANDLORDS are split over the financial viability of the buy-to-let sector following a tax clampdown, Octopus Choice claims.

A survey by the peer-to-peer property lender said that landlords are being deterred by extra stamp duty charges and the scaling back … Read More

Navigating through the P2P property maze

July 24, 2018 |

PROPERTY is one of the most popular ways for peer-to-peer investors to put their money to work.

The attractions are obvious: the reassurance of bricks and mortar as security and inflation-busting returns, often with the added allure of tax-free earnings … Read More

Living without EU

July 13, 2018 |

With the Brexit deadline looming ever closer, what does the future look like for UK peer-to-peer lending after we exit the bloc? 

If a week is a long time in politics, two years must seem like a lifetime. But that … Read More

Octopus Choice generates £5m interest for investors

June 20, 2018 |

OCTOPUS Choice has accrued more than £5m in interest for its investors since launching in 2016, according to figures released by the peer-to-peer lending platform.

The platform, which offers loans backed by bricks and mortar, has funded more than 400 … Read More