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RateSetter and Zopa win Moneywise awards

June 15th, 2013
RateSetter and Zopa were winners in the Moneywise customer service awards.  RateSetter won the overall award for Most Trusted Specialist, and Zopa continued their previous success by winning the Most Trusted Loan Provider for the 4th year in a row. Pee… more »

RateSetter's provision fund tops £1million

June 5th, 2013
RateSetter, the UK's second largest peer-to-peer company specialising in personal loans has announced this week that its provision fund - the pot of money that will repay lenders if their borrower defaults - has passed the £1million mark. Zopa, the UK'… more »

A busy year in P2P lending

May 15th, 2013
The year 2013 is proving to be a monumental year for peer-to-peer lending, with lots of companies looking to launch within this space.  Are these companies simply jumping on the bandwagon or are bringing anything new ? The UK peer-to-peer market is gro… more »

Funding Circle and RateSetter win awards

May 10th, 2013
Funding Circle
Funding Circle and RateSetter, two of the leading P2P companies in the UK, have won awards in the CreditToday awards. Funding Circle won the Alternative Lender of the Year (Commercial) and RateSetter the Alternative Lender of the Year (Consumer).  This… more »

Zopa launches safeguard

May 1st, 2013
Zopa has launched a new feature to protect lenders from bad debt, and this is called "safeguard".  Where a borrower is unable to repay their loan, the Safeguard will step in.  It is our understanding this will operate similar to the provision fund opera… more »