Category: Background

Quakle post-mortem

December 8th, 2011
There have been articles over the last few days in the Daily Mail and This is Money entilted "Savings fears as loan firm Quakle goes bust" and today in the FT entilted "Peer-to-peer loans company closes" about the demise of Quakle.  This was bound to ca… more »

Publicising P2P

November 15th, 2011
One of the most annoying things - and one of the reasons why P2P Money exists today - is that information on peer-lending in the press can at best misleading, and at worse wrong.  Peer-lending is - to most people - an unknown concept which needs further… more »

Made in the UK

November 10th, 2011
There is an interesting article on P2P Money about the fact that peer-to-peer lending originated in the United Kingdom. more »