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Budget 2015

March 19th, 2015
The 2015 budget didn't contain any firm commitments on the ISA front there was the confirmation that lenders will be able to offset their P2P losses from April 2016. Excepts from the Budget 2015 document: 2.83 Extending ISA eligibility – The list of… more »

The largest peer-to-peer company

January 13th, 2015
For years Zopa were regarded as the "largest" peer-to-peer lender in the UK.  This should not be surprising as they were the first and had been been running for several years before any serious competition emerged.  However RateSetter now state the foll… more »

Autumn Statement and peer-to-peer lending

December 4th, 2014
The government has announced some significant changes to peer-to-peer lending in the Autumn Statement.  This was contained within the small print of the Autumn Statement document: This Autumn Statement announces support for Peer to Peer (P2P) and cro… more »

Funding Circle launch TV advert

October 23rd, 2014
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[video:youtube:wCShDJSUGVY] Funding Circle have launched a TV advert, following Wellesley & Co earlier this year.  The advert is aimed both at lenders and borrowers and should raise the profile of the company still further. New lenders and borrowe… more »

How could Scottish independence affect P2P lending

September 4th, 2014
With the Scottish referendum several weeks away, we look at how independence would affect peer-to-peer lending between Scotland and the rest of the United Kingdom. The vast majority of UK peer-to-peer companies are based in England, with one company -… more »