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P2P companies allows lenders to sell early

January 18th, 2013
RateSetter
RateSetter has added new functionality that allows lenders to cash-in individual or multiple micro-loans early.  Also this month ThinCats introduced a similar feature.  This brings these two P2P companies into line with Zopa, Funding Circle and Encash (… more »

Rates fall on peer-to-peer lending

January 8th, 2013
Zopa
Rates on on main peer-to-peer lenders Zopa, Funding Circle and to some degree, RateSetter, have fallen over the last few weeks with lending supply currently outstripping borrower demand.  Over the next month this trend will be reversed with an increase… more »

Loan requests with ReBuildingSociety

January 4th, 2013
ReBuildingSociety
With loans on Funding Circle being fulfilled within the first day, lenders may be pleased to know that ReBuildingSociety have several loans requests that require funding within January 2013.  Rates with ReBuildingSociety are currently higher than other… more »

Encash fails to fill first P2B loan

January 3rd, 2013
Encash
Encash predicted lending £1million to businesses in 2012, but their first peer-to-business loan failed to be funded, having raised only one thousand pounds of a £5250 requirement. Within the question and answer section for the loan, one of the potentia… more »

Why government P2P lending is good for lenders

December 13th, 2012
Funding Circle
This may sound counter-intuitive but the government use of peer-to-peer lending should be good news for lenders.  Why you may ask, as increasing supply should reduce the rates.  The answer is, by itself, the government involvement would reduce the rate… more »