Category: Lending

SavingStream confirm lower lending rates

October 13th, 2016
Saving Stream
Saving Stream has confirmed that it will be offering lower lending rates from Monday 17th October.  Some loans will still be offered at 12%, but others will be below 12%.  The team at Saving Stream confirmed at LendIt Europe that they were considering t… more »

RateSetter over the last 6 years

October 4th, 2016
RateSetter
As RateSetter celebrates its 6th birthday this month we take a look at the company over the last years.  RateSetter was by our reakoning the 8th peer-to-peer company to launch in the UK, following Zopa and Funding Circle, and has one of the most recogni… more »

Funding Circle passes £1.5billon mark

September 29th, 2016
Funding Circle
Funding Circle announced that it had broken the £1.5billion lending mark, the second UK peer-to-peer company to reach this after Zopa. Stop press. We’ve hit £1.5 billion lent to British businesses! It was after 5 years, 4 months and 10 days we celeb… more »

Zopa reduce lending rates

September 2nd, 2016
Zopa
Zopa have announced that they will be reducing lending rates by 0.2% from 8th September following the reduction in the Band of England base rate. Here is the email sent to Zopa lenders: We're writing to let you know about upcoming changes to headlin… more »

BridgeCrowd updates website

August 13th, 2016
BridgeCrowd
Peer-to-peer bridging lending company The BridgeCrowd have revamped their website and logo.  The updated website has a greatly improved customer experience with the ability for lenders to view and interact with their loans.  For lenders that have not ye… more »