Archives for: December 2011

Happy new year

December 31st, 2011
2011 has seen major progress with peer-to-peer lending as it surpassed £100million in current loans, with the major players - Zopa, RateSetter and Funding Circle - all experiencing large year on year growth.  We predict that 2012 will see further progre… more »

Zopa reduce borrower fee yet again

December 29th, 2011
Zopa
Zopa have now reduced the borrower fee to £0 for all A* 36 month loans £7500 and over.  This probably to counteract the predictable rise in lending rates over the festive period.  Rates rise as borrower requests are not underwritten due to the longer we… more »

Merry Christmas

December 24th, 2011
Merry Christmas from P2P Money.  We also wish one and all a prosperous new year. more »

Funding Circle start sending out £25 gift vouchers

December 17th, 2011
Funding Circle
I've been reliably told that Funding Circle have started sending out the £25 gift vouchers for new users that have successfully lent out £2000 or more.  New lenders still have 2 weeks to sign up and lend £2000 by 31st January 2012, and they can do this… more »

P2P cashback site launched

December 14th, 2011
P2P Money
P2P Money have launched a cashback site that will allow new users to be rewarded for using peer-lending.  Currently Funding Circle and Zopa are featuring with rewards of £25 gift vouchers.  The Funding Circle offer will expire at the end of December so… more »