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Peer2Peer Finance News | August 18, 2019

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Relendex poaches Assetz Capital’s James Hodgson to boost business in North East

July 4, 2019 |

RELENDEX has hired Assetz Capital’s James Hodgson as business development manager, covering the North East of England.

The peer-to-peer property lender said on Thursday that Hodgson (pictured) previously worked as underwriter director at P2P business lender Assetz Capital. In this … Read More

Relendex unveils new head of lending operations

June 24, 2019 |

RELENDEX has continued its hiring spree with the appointment of Claire Newman as its head of lending operations.

Newman (pictured) joins the peer-to-peer property lender from Masthaven Bank where she was head of underwriting in the short-term lending department.

“At … Read More

Surveyors eschew P2P property lenders on insurer concerns

May 2, 2019 |

SURVEYORS are avoiding working with peer-to-peer property lenders due to fears of multiple negligence claims.

Peer2Peer Finance News understands that professional indemnity (PI) insurers are reticent to issue policies for surveyors working with P2P property lenders, due to concerns that … Read More

Relendex hires Martin Whitworth as BDM for North West

April 29, 2019 |

RELENDEX has appointed Martin Whitworth (pictured) as a business development manager for the North West of England.

Whitworth joins the peer-to-peer property lender from BIG Property Finance, prior to which he held roles at NatWest and Lloyds Bank.

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The letter of the law

April 17, 2019 |

Compliance is an essential component of the peer-to-peer lending sector, keeping platforms in check as they push at the boundaries of innovation. With new regulations looming, what should firms prepare for and should investors feel reassured that their money is … Read More

Capturing cash in the ISA market

April 4, 2019 |

Paul Sonabend, executive chairman of Relendex, explains the huge potential of cash ISA conversions into the property-backed IFISA market

THE INNOVATIVE Finance ISA (IFISA) has unquestionably revolutionised the peer-to-peer lending space. But the challenges still remain. According to the … Read More

Just 8 per cent of UK adults have heard of the IFISA

March 20, 2019 |

ONLY eight per cent of UK adults have heard of the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), according to research from peer-to-peer property lender Relendex.

This leaves 45.9 million people unaware of the tax wrapper around debt-based securities including P2P loans, which … Read More

Relendex: Savers more likely to switch their insurance than their ISA

March 6, 2019 |

HALF of cash ISA savers have never changed their provider despite recognising the benefits of switching other financial products, research shows.

A poll commissioned by peer-to-peer property lender Relendex found that while 82 per cent of UK adults prioritise shopping around … Read More

IFISA guide: Property loans

February 15, 2019 |

This month, we provide details on some of the property-focused IFISAs on the market.


CapitalRise provides loans for development projects, mostly in Prime Central London. Investors self-select their loans and projects and can earn average interest rates of 10 … Read More

Savings inertia – a national missed opportunity

February 1, 2019 |

Paul Sonabend, Relendex’s chairman, reveals the scale of the missed opportunity provided by IFISAs…

ALMOST three years after it was introduced, awareness of the Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) is surprisingly low. According to the most recent HMRC statistics, the UK’s … Read More