Archives for: June 2014

eMoneyUnion launch secured personal loans

June 27th, 2014
eMoneyUnion has become the first peer-to-peer company to offer secured personal loans.  These loans of between £5000 and £500,000 will be secured as a first or second charge on residential properties. Here is the full statement from eMoneyUnion: W… more »

RateSetter comment on ISAs

June 22nd, 2014
RateSetter, one of the leading peer-to-peer companies have provided an update on ISAs.  RateSetter is involved in discussions with industry peers and the Treasury on how best to allow savers to include P2P in their ISAs, ahead of a government consultati… more »

Zopa announce lending changes

June 11th, 2014
Zopa have today announced some changes to their lending process.  The most significant change is the increase in borrower exposure from 0.5% to 2%.  The effect on lenders would be small, and although individual diversification would be increased, the sa… more »

Weekly Review 6th June

June 6th, 2014
This week there have been several important developments in the peer-to-peer arena.  Firstly Money&Co report that their £1million loan was fully filled with an average lender interest rate of 7.2%.  This would be one of the largest peer-to-peer loan… more »

RateSetter in facts and figures

June 3rd, 2014
Here at P2P money we love statistics. RateSetter has produced some interesting facts and figures.  While it was fairly obvious that the city of London would have lent the most money, there are some much smaller places within the top 10 such as Royston i… more »