Peer-to-peer lending

You'd be forgiven for thinking, following last week’s news that Lending Club’s chief executive Renaud Laplanche [...]

19 May 2016
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The resignation of US giant Lending Club’s chief executive last Monday sent a icy wave of unease through the [...]

19 May 2016
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It's been a rather dark few days for the alternative lending industry. [...]

11 May 2016
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Lending Club is a long expected smell-the-coffee moment for the sector. The firm sold loans to an investor that [...]

11 May 2016
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UK banks could generate £8.5bn in extra revenue by 2020 if they broaden their offerings for small and medium [...]

9 May 2016
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European crowdfunding platforms could be left fighting for their piece of the pie. Incumbent financial players, [...]

5 May 2016
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Securitisation has arrived in the peer-to-peer market, with lending platform Funding Circle announcing a "landmark [...]

30 April 2016
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A peer-to-peer (P2P) mortgage lender has announced a new funding round worth £40m. [...]

28 April 2016
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The alternative finance market enjoyed near triple-digit growth last year, with the value of its loans, investments [...]

28 April 2016
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The world of alternative finance is increasingly varied. [...]

28 April 2016
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How will P2P lending fare in a downturn? Can the industry improve securitisation practices? Why did growth slow [...]

13 April 2016
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If you've watched The Big Short, you’ll be able to call to mind a securitisation cheat sheet: big financial institutions [...]

12 April 2016
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“If you hear about a trend, it’s already passed. It means it’s a consensus thing,” says Peter Thiel, co-founder [...]

12 April 2016
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Indeed, the former, which includes debt-based crowdfunding, grew at 250 per cent last year in the UK, leapfrogging [...]

1 April 2016
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The Asia-Pacific alternative finance market grew 323 per cent last year, to $102.8bn. China was responsible for [...]

16 March 2016
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