Alternative finance

Smaller British businesses are increasingly wary of bank borrowing even if it means forgoing growth, according [...]

20 February 2018
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The recent committee hearings on Carillion’s collapse have highlighted once again how crucial access to finance [...]

19 February 2018
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The UK has helped to prompt a boom in European crowdfunding and peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, according to new [...]

22 January 2018
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Guy Hands, the private equity personality and founder of Terra Firma, has diluted ownership in his firm by taking [...]

9 January 2018
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The UK’s largest provider of pay-as-you-go motor insurance, Tempcover, has been bought out by its bosses for [...]

2 January 2018
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The prospect of Brexit threatens to cause serious damage to the UK’s financial services industry. [...]

15 November 2017
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There's a lot we can learn from our closest relatives. And no, I’m not talking about human relatives. I’m [...]

2 November 2017
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Today marks the end of the first year of the bank referral scheme. [...]

1 November 2017
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Neil Woodford-backed Ratesetter has become the last of the big peer-to-peer lenders to be given the green light by [...]

17 October 2017
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Every year, tens of thousands of small businesses see their loan applications refused by the big banks. [...]

16 October 2017
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Zopa is partnering with a building society to offer its loans as it seeks to add more borrowers to the platform. [...]

2 October 2017
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Former business secretary and Lib Dem Vince Cable has slammed the progress of a government scheme designed to [...]

11 August 2017
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With the market recently hitting £10bn, crowdfunding is no longer a small fish in the big finance pond. But as [...]

27 July 2017
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A New York school now accepts bitcoin – will cryptocurrencies soon become a mainstream form of payment? [...]

3 July 2017
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Today's City Moves cover property lending, alternative finance and exporting. Take a look at these movers and [...]

21 June 2017
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