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The Peer-to-Peer Era: how P2P lending developed

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 10:46
which issued about £4.7 billion in the UK and €2 billion in the rest of Europe in 2017 (according to Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance). About 50% of the platforms belong to the UK ...

Alternative finance pioneer denies attempting to offload peer-to-peer holdings

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 07:38
Aim-listed GLI Finance co-founder Andrew Whelan says he has not been offering fintech holdings to rivals for free. Image source: Rawpixel.com from Pexels London-listed alternative finance provider GLI ...

Alternative finance pioneer denies attempting to offload peer-to-peer holdings

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 07:38
Aim-listed GLI Finance co-founder Andrew Whelan says he has not been offering fintech holdings to rivals for free. Image source: Rawpixel.com from Pexels London-listed alternative finance provider GLI ...

Alternative finance pioneer denies attempting to offload peer-to-peer holdings

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 07:38
Aim-listed GLI Finance co-founder Andrew Whelan says he has not been offering fintech holdings to rivals for free. Image source: Rawpixel.com from Pexels London-listed alternative finance provider GLI ...

Tech pioneer GLI Finance tries to ditch P2P lending

Sat, 08/03/2019 - 16:09
An AIM-listed alternative finance provider is attempting to offload its peer-to-peer lending (P2P) platforms as storm clouds gather over the sector following the collapse of Lendy at the end of May. ...

£4m MBO for stainless steel supplier

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 06:21
A funding package for the transaction was provided through a combination of Lloyds Banking Group and alternative finance provider Caple. BHP Corporate Finance acted as lead advisor on the transaction, ...

SME lending hits 2-year high – bullish approach essential to Brexit survival

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 06:14
Instead, businesses need to look beyond the high street and seek out alternative finance that will treat them with the respect they deserve. SMEs need personalised, flexible finance if they’re to make ...

Taking stock of the current reviews into the Crowdfunding market

Mon, 07/29/2019 - 22:01
Jake Wombwell-Povey, CEO of Goji, dissects what new regulations could mean for alternative finance firms in the wake of London Capital & Finance and Lendy's failures. Image source: Photo by ...

Tagged: non-executive members

Mon, 07/29/2019 - 19:37
The organization revealed that after the 4th ECN CrowdCamp: Exploring Blockchain for Alternative Finance, the ECN General Assembly of members convened in Berlin to explore strategic options for… Read ...

Section 16: External Relationships and Financing - Introduction

Mon, 07/29/2019 - 12:28
[3] Statement of Policy on Use of Alternative Finance in BBC Content (Clause 49 (4) of the BBC Framework Agreement 2016). [4] Policy Statement on Ticketing for BBC Public Service Events 2017. [5] The ...

Stenn Closes $200m Securitisation With Natixis, Further Extending Its International Trade Finance Programme Toward a Multi-billion Target

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:30
This programme significantly augments previous capital programmes launched by Stenn. Founded in 2015, Stenn is already a leading provider of alternative finance, aiming to address the $1.5 trillion ...

Care home owners land £8.2m financing package

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 16:00
The funding package for Telford Court, provided by Yorkshire Bank, was negotiated by Peter Black of Cheshire-based finance company, Snowball Alternative Finance. The 85-bed care home specialised in ...

Why P2P Lending is a Primary Investment Opportunity

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 14:13
But for those still uncertain about investing in P2P lending platforms, here are six reasons to do so. There’s a real need for alternative finance. Around the world, SMEs suffer from a lack of access ...

Crowdfunding: The Alternative Finance Gaining Grounds with Technology

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:59
Crowdfunding is like French wine, which has aged well. The traces of the crowdfunding model are found as early in the 17th and 18th century, where they were mainly used to fund the production of ...

First Peer-To-Peer Lending Regulation Issued By The Bank Of Thailand.

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 03:09
It is hoped that this will lead to the sustainable growth of alternative finance in Thailand and will provide a more accessible option for consumers and entrepreneurs. As greater flexibility in how ...

Mastercard Vyze Creates Risk for Alternative Finance, and Opportunity for Merchant Acquirers

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 12:04
Don’t miss another episode of Truth In Data! Click on the red bell in the lower left corner of your screen to receive notifications as soon as the episode publishes. Data for today’s episode is ...

Crowdfunding trends: Blockchain and video games most popular projects

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 02:30
A new study by SmallBusinessPrices.co.uk uncovers the sectors and countries where the introduction of the alternative finance marketplace is being felt the most, and the current value of the industry. ...

Forthcoming European Alternative Finance Research Conference Issues Call for Papers

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 13:27
The 3rd European Alternative Finance Research Conference is scheduled to take place this October. In advance of the event, organizers have issued a call for academic papers on Fintech/alternative ...

Money 20/20 Europe 2019 Q&A: CCAF’s Michel Rauchs

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 17:00
Following his panel on the ethics and governance of cryptocurrency, Finextra spoke to Michel Rauchs, cryptocurrency & blockchain lead at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF), about the ...

Appetite for alternative finance grows as Assetz Capital hits milestone

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 01:17
Peer-to-peer lender Assetz Capital has reached a double milestone for lending. The Manchester-headquartered firm has provided more than £100m in bridging finance and a further £50m in SME funding, as ...

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