Categories: News, Lending, Borrowing

Zopa reduce rates again

January 25th, 2017
Zopa
Following several reductions in rates in 2016, Zopa have announced that they are dropping lending rates again by another 0.2%. Here is the full email sent to lenders: Since I last wrote to you about our lending rates, the personal loans market has b… more »

OFF3R release Q4 2016 OFF3R Index

January 17th, 2017
OFF3R
OFF3R, the marketplace for alternative investments, have just published their Q4 Index Report.  The report analysed month-on-month performances of peer-to-peer (P2P) lending & Equity crowdfunding platforms in the UK over the last year.  Due to its s… more »

FCA authorisations

January 12th, 2017
FCA
As we enter 2017 P2P money can report that there are now 13 platforms - that we are aware of - that are now operating with full FCA authorisation.  These are as follows, listed by launch date: Folk2Folk Lending Works Landbay Crowd2Fund LendingCro… 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 »

Money&Co offer portfolio service

December 6th, 2016
Money&Co
Money&Co have contacted lenders to offer a new portfolio service.  The portfolio service will manage a lender's loan portfolio for a 1% fee, but if lenders sign-up by the end of the year they will receive a cheque for £1000.  To take advantage of th… more »