Tags: ratesetter

Institutional lenders "cherry picking"

May 27th, 2015
P2P Finance Association
There have been several press articles and a discussion on the P2P Independent Forum concerning institutional lending on peer-to-peer platforms "cherry picking" loans.  The Peer-to-Peer Finance Association is belived to be looking at amending its operat… more »

P2P lending guide

May 26th, 2015
Premierline
Premierline, one of the leading business insurance companies, have written a detailed P2P lending guide on how to borrow money for businesses. The guide covers the history of peer-to-business lending and why businesses are now choosing peer-to-peer.… 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 »

RateSetter rebrand

September 26th, 2014
RateSetter
RateSetter, recently won the Alternative Finance Provider of the year in the AltFi awards, have rebranded themselves.  They last were last rebranded back in 2012.  While the new logo looks clear and integrates a percentage sign, the website has attracte… 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 »