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When lending goes wrong

February 16th, 2014
Funding Circle
There has been an interesting discussion on the independant P2P forum about a loan recently made by Funding Circle.  Without naming the company concerned, they already had a loan arranged though the platform and applied for a second loan.  When companie… more »

Funding Circle pass £200million in loans

January 8th, 2014
Funding Circle
In September 2013 we reported Funding Circle has broken the £150million mark, and less than 4 months later they have passed the £200million barrier.  This is quite an achievement for a company that only started facilitating peer-to-peer loans less than… more »

The rise of future finance

December 13th, 2013
Nesta, along with Berkeley University of California and University of Cambridge, have published a report of the rise of future of finance.  This suggests that in 2013 there were £480million of loans made through peer-to-peer and peer-to-business lending… more »

New Independent P2P Forum

November 9th, 2013
Following the closing of the Unofficial Funding Circle Forum yesterday which we reported, a new Independent Forum has been launched.  This has been funded by Assetz Capital, who have made the following statement on the forum. Assetz Capital, as a ges… more »

Unofficial Funding Circle Forum Closes

November 6th, 2013
Funding Circle
The unofficial Funding Circle forum, started by one of the Funding Circle lenders, has today closed.  This is unfortunate as the forum provided an independent resource for new and old lenders, and included topics beyond Funding Circle including some of… more »