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100 peer-to-peer platforms

February 7th, 2017
Zopa
Since the laucnh on Zopa in 2005, there have been over 100 lending platforms allowing individuals from the UK to become peer-to-peer lenders.  A number of these platforms no longer exist, having ceased trading, and a number of others have merged.  Looki… more »

LendIt Europe 2016 Day 1

October 10th, 2016
LendIt
At the end of the first day of LendIt Europe there has been a huge amount of information to go through. We have been actively covering it on Twitter. The conference is around 15% larger than last year with over 900 delegates. Interestingly 10% of tho… more »

TrustBuddy files for bankruptcy

October 19th, 2015
TrustBuddy
We recently reported that TrustBuddy, one of the leading European peer-to-peer companies, announced that it has closed following "suspected misconduct within the company".  TrustBuddy has today announced that they have filed for bankruptcy. While few U… more »

TrustBuddy closed

October 13th, 2015
TrustBuddy
One of the leading European peer-to-peer companies, TrustBuddy, has announced that it has closed following "suspected misconduct within the company".  Some staff have been suspended and all current and former employees have had their lending accounts fr… more »