Tags: fca

MoneyThing obtain full FCA authorisation

March 25th, 2017
MoneyThing
MoneyThing have announced that they have obtained full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority.  They have confirmed that there will be no further pre-funding of loans.  MoneyThing will also be offering an Innovative Finance ISA after they re… more »

Rebuildingsociety obtain full FCA authorisation

February 28th, 2017
ReBuildingSociety
Rebuildingsociety.com become the latest peer-to-peer lending platform to obtain full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority. Here is their statement on their blog: rebuildingsociety.com has been awarded full authorisation from the Financ… more »

Folk2Folk obtain full FCA authorisation

December 7th, 2016
Folk2Folk
Yesterday Folk2Folk became the lastest peer-to-peer lending platform to obtain full FCA authorisation. Here is their full press release: Folk2Folk, one of the UK’s fastest growing peer-to-peer business lenders has today been awarded its full FCA aut… more »

LandlordInvest launches

December 5th, 2016
LandlordInvest
A new peer-to-peer lending platform LandlordInvest has launched today after obtaining full permission from the FCA.  LandlordInvest has now applied to become an ISA manager in order to offer Innovative Finance ISAs.  The time taken to obtain the necessa… more »

Reaction to Zopa launching a bank

November 18th, 2016
Zopa
P2P money was the first to break the news that Zopa was launching a bank on Wednesday. The reaction from experienced lenders on the P2P Independent Forum has been mixed, with some accusing Zopa of going over to the dark side. The user hendragon wrote:… more »