Category: Borrowing

eMoneyUnion launch secured personal loans

June 27th, 2014
eMoneyUnion has become the first peer-to-peer company to offer secured personal loans.  These loans of between £5000 and £500,000 will be secured as a first or second charge on residential properties. Here is the full statement from eMoneyUnion: W… more »

Weekly Review 6th June

June 6th, 2014
This week there have been several important developments in the peer-to-peer arena.  Firstly Money&Co report that their £1million loan was fully filled with an average lender interest rate of 7.2%.  This would be one of the largest peer-to-peer loan… more »

RateSetter in facts and figures

June 3rd, 2014
Here at P2P money we love statistics. RateSetter has produced some interesting facts and figures.  While it was fairly obvious that the city of London would have lent the most money, there are some much smaller places within the top 10 such as Royston i… more »

giffgaff account for half of RateSetter's loans

May 27th, 2014
RateSetter, one of the leading peer-to-peer providers within the UK (and abroad) have stated that their loans arranged through giffgaff have grown significantly and now represent half the loans arranged through the platform.  This commercial arrangement… more »

Money&Co update

May 27th, 2014
We recently reviewed Money&Co, one of the latest entrants into the peer-to-peer sector.  Despite some loans attracting individual bids in the tens of thousands of pounds, with one bid of £40,000, none of the loans reached their required funding by t… more »