Alternative finance

P2P lending, marketplace lending, online lending – call it what you like: the opportunity to earn impressive [...]

23 March 2017
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Women are increasingly getting to the top of careers in which they were until recently unrepresented. Yet there’s [...]

21 March 2017
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Popular "punk" craft beer maker Brewdog has said it's about to land a new investor and also revealed it's considering [...]

15 March 2017
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Fintech startup Revolut has partnered with a peer-to-peer lender to offer loans to users, its newest product in [...]

14 March 2017
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Is payday lender Wonga the only alternative finance business that actually addressed credit demand among poor [...]

2 March 2017
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The government yesterday unveiled its digital strategy – an action plan for growing the digital economy and [...]

2 March 2017
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London property has long been the pinnacle of investment portfolios worldwide, but a slowdown in the capital’s [...]

23 February 2017
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For the past few years it has seemed like P2P lenders could do no wrong. Seen as the feisty challengers to the [...]

23 February 2017
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The UK is a nation built on small businesses, with SMEs accounting for a staggering 99 per cent of all businesses [...]

17 February 2017
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Earlier this month, a crowfunding platform launched solely to raise money to create adult-only games. This week, [...]

16 February 2017
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The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is growing with spectacular speed. Since its inception, £14.2bn has been [...]

16 February 2017
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Debt, equity, rewards and donations – those are the categories of crowdfunding that have emerged over the past [...]

9 February 2017
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Maybe you’re just not ready for venture capital”, said William H Draper to a potential partner. It was 1959, [...]

26 January 2017
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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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