Tags: ratesetter

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
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
Zopa
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 »

RateSetter expands into Australia

April 9th, 2014
RateSetter
RateSetter, the peer-to-peer provider that launched the concept of the provision fund, is expanding into Australia. Here is the full press release: RateSetter - one of the founders of the pioneering peer-to-peer sector in the UK – will expand its op… more »

Companies break milestones

April 1st, 2014
Zopa
There have been three companies breaking important milestones, all within a very short period of time.  Zopa, the first peer-to-peer provider in the world, have just passed the £500million mark in arranged.  Funding Circle recently have passed the £250m… more »