Archives for: November 2013

Is the term "crowdfunding" applicable to peer-to-peer lending?

November 26th, 2013
P2P Money
The P2P money website are running a poll on the P2P Independant Forum on the term "crowdfunding".  Should this term also be applicable to peer-to-peer lending? The reason for the poll is that we are starting to see the interchange of these two terms, b… more » attracting British lenders

November 25th, 2013, the Estonian peer-to-peer provider, has been attracting an increasing number of British lenders.  Pärtel Tomberg, CEO of, told P2P money that UK lenders now make up the third biggest group of lenders on the platform after Esto… more »

ReBuildingSociety call for new lenders

November 15th, 2013
ReBuildingSociety has been successful in attracting borrowers and demand has grown to such a level that the site has put out an appeal for new lenders to join, and take advantage of the excellent interest rates available.  Activity on the site has been… more »

New Independent P2P Forum

November 9th, 2013
Following the closing of the Unofficial Funding Circle Forum yesterday which we reported, a new Independent Forum has been launched.  This has been funded by Assetz Capital, who have made the following statement on the forum. Assetz Capital, as a ges… more »

Unofficial Funding Circle Forum Closes

November 6th, 2013
Funding Circle
The unofficial Funding Circle forum, started by one of the Funding Circle lenders, has today closed.  This is unfortunate as the forum provided an independent resource for new and old lenders, and included topics beyond Funding Circle including some of… more »