Tags: ratesetter

MoneyWeek survey on peer-to-peer lending

July 3rd, 2014
RateSetter, one of the leading peer-to-peer companies, has published a survey of MoneyWeek readers on the topic of peer-to-peer lending.  Interestingly 93% of respondants indicated they believed peer-to-peer offers better value than banks, and 87% belie… more »

RateSetter comment on ISAs

June 22nd, 2014
RateSetter, one of the leading peer-to-peer companies have provided an update on ISAs.  RateSetter is involved in discussions with industry peers and the Treasury on how best to allow savers to include P2P in their ISAs, ahead of a government consultati… more »

Rates to drop on Wellesley & Co

May 27th, 2014
Wellesley & Co.
Wellesley & Co have announced that the interest rates paid to lenders will be falling from the middle of June by up to 1.27% AER.  Interest rates currently compare favourably with Zopa and RateSetter, and are comparable with Funding Circle.  The lar… 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 »

How to grow a successful P2P site

April 18th, 2014
There are now just under 30 active peer-to-peer companies within the UK.  In five years time, how many of these will actually be around?  What will make one site survive when another does not? If this was a simple question then there companies such as… more »