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April 27, 2017

RISING inflation may provide alternative finance firms with an opportunity to entice usually-conservative savers, as the vast majority of financial advisors expect Brits will move some of their cash deposits into other asset classes to prevent their cash value being eroded.

FINTECH investment between the UK and mainland Europe surged to a two-year high in the first quarter of 2017, shrugging off political uncertainty across the region.

April 26, 2017

With banking as a service allowing financial institutions to embrace innovation, we are now witnessing a period of accelerated evolution. With many now making comparisons with the development of mobile as a platform and the emergence of apps, it will transform an industry and bring benefits to developed economies and emerging markets.

April 24, 2017

Abundance, one of the biggest “crowd lending” firms in the renewable energy space, is yet to lend a pound in 2017. So what’s happened?

April 11, 2017

Why do start-ups fail so often? Of course, execution is a big issue – but many start-ups are doomed to fail because of a fundamental issue with their business model.

April 8, 2017

The time has come to add p2p finance investments as part of a well diversified portfolio.

April 1, 2017

Peer-to-peer lending has thrived on both sides of the Atlantic, in an era of low interest rates and solid economic growth. But how will the sector hold up if conditions change?

December 27, 2016

Fintech is emerging as one of the most interesting verticals for startups and investors in Vietnam, and Tima (time.vn) a p2p lending platform launched in 2015, just announced a major funding round from an Singaporese investor.

December 19, 2016

How Basel 3 rules WILL impact our lives. The impact these regulatory rules will have on almost everyone in the western world are highly disregarded and most of us don’t know the shitstorm we have in front of us and therefore I will try to explain in a nutshell what will happen in the coming year and especially when the clock hits twelve on the 31st of december 2017.

December 7, 2016

Europe is in fear of an anti-establishment populist wave crashing through all member countries. What started with Brexit is now showing signs in other member countries.

December 2, 2016

So why if there are such high yield offerings, why are investment funds and savings not massively pouring in to this new investment class?

October 7, 2016

If your savings at the banks are giving you 0.3% interest, do the math. You can participate in a project and receive a proper return.

September 15, 2016

With all the funding portals popping up globally over the past years it’s very hard for the common person on how to approach this new way of investing.