Tags: ratesetter

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 »

Peer-to-peer lending is not risk free

August 21st, 2014
FCA
Peer-to-peer lending does involve taking some risk, and they are not currently covered by the FSCS (Financial Services Compensation Scheme).  The value of a lender's loan book will vary and can fall as well as rise, with the possibility of a complete lo… more »

LendIt London 2014

August 10th, 2014
LendIt
LendIt has announced details of their European conference in London on the 17th November.  Tickets cost £295 (£354 including VAT) per person, but with the discount code p2pmoneyvip attendees can purchase these tickets at the reduced price of £250.75 (£3… more »

Landbay offer 2% cashback

July 25th, 2014
Landbay
Landbay, one of the newer peer-to-peer companies, are offering 2% cashback on funds lent before 31st July.  The interest rate for an A+ loan is currently 4% per annum over 3 year years, which is comparable with Zopa.  Their A+ lending rates are a little… more »