Archives for: February 2012

Earn £25 with Funding Circle

February 28th, 2012
Funding Circle
Time has almost run out for the Funding Circle cashback offer which is due to expire on the 1st March.  It has been extended a few times but it may have now run its course.  The offer allows lenders to earn £25 of John Lewis vouchers if they have £1000… more »

RateSetter expand their product range

February 23rd, 2012
With their latest upgrade, RateSetter have expanded their portfolio with a 5 year term product and a novel 1 year bond.  At the start of the year we predicted that there would be a new product and this bond certainly fits the bill.  RateSetter state on… more »

More milestones

February 23rd, 2012
There have been a few more milestones achieved this month.  Funding Circle have just passed £25 million, and YES-secure (soon to be Encash) have passed £½ million, in loans.  Well done to both companies for achieving these milestones.  Later we hope to… more »

Fall in love with lending

February 14th, 2012
Okay lets admit it - banking and money has to be a pretty dull subject.  Contrast that to something like eBay where you are bidding on a item that you want and you are offering a fair price.  There is a certain amount of satisfaction when you win. With… more »

YES-secure to rebrand as Encash

February 11th, 2012
Following on from the Funding Circle rebranding, and as we previously reported last year, YES-secure has announced that it is to rebrand as "Encash".  Here is their statement on their forum: YES-secure is coming up with a transparent social lending p… more »