Alternative finance

A new campaign appeared on crowdfunding platform Crowdfunder this week. Scottish energy firm Our Energy is raising [...]

19 January 2017
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The road was slightly bumpy for alternative lenders last year. Authorisations for the Innovative Finance Isa were [...]

12 January 2017
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Equity crowdfunding will look even more grown up by Christmas 2017. More regulation is coming to the sector: the [...]

5 January 2017
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Alternative finance is very diverse – something we should celebrate as an industry. But as the sector scales [...]

14 December 2016
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Over the past decade, the risk appetite of the big banks has fallen, making them less inclined to provide finance [...]

8 December 2016
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Peer-to-peer firm LendingCrowd was quick to attract investment to grow in Scotland's niche crowdfunding sector. [...]

16 November 2016
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Over the past few years I’ve witnessed first-hand the UK’s fintech sector emerge as the world’s dominant [...]

11 November 2016
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A top boss at spreadbetter IG Group has joined the board of a startup opening up high level investments to [...]

7 November 2016
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When George Osborne announced the bank referral scheme two years ago, he aimed to “bring new lenders much closer [...]

1 November 2016
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A new government scheme to help small businesses turned down for loans find alternative means of finance launches [...]

1 November 2016
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26 October 2016
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If a business has the right product or idea, whatever the uncertainties resulting from the Brexit vote, it’s [...]

12 October 2016
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"When you get into this technology, you can let your imagination run wild with it. But as an entrepreneur, you [...]

10 October 2016
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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and researchers from the University of Cambridge will join forces in a [...]

29 September 2016
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The UK’s Brexit vote is putting investors off traditional asset classes, new research suggests. [...]

7 September 2016
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