P2Bi describes themselves as a crowdfunding model for credit lines to businesses. Krista Morgan, cofounder of P2Bi, was working for an agency in London in 2005, doing digital marketing strategy (…)
There are lots of investment options to consider besides the standard stocks and bonds.
Lending Club has boosted the size of its planned initial public offering to $650m as it prepares to launch investor meetings next week and seeks a US stock market listing that is being hailed as a watershed moment (…)
The NESTA study has a wealth of data about UK Alternative Finance, but one fact jumps off the page “It’s about small business, stupid!
The billionaire investor George Soros is in talks to throw his support behind the peer-to-peer finance industry, which is increasingly leaning on traditional capital sources to lower its costs of funding.
With the youngest boomer age 50 and most of the generation retiring over the next 16 years, making the right investment decision has become more crucial than ever before, as the risk of making speculative gambles can no longer be entertained.
The level of peer-to-peer (P2P) business lending has increased by 250 per cent since 2012, according to data from innovation charity Nesta, backed by Cambridge University, PWC and ACCA.
I recently caught up with Louise Beaumont, founder of Platform Black and now head of public affairs for GLI Finance (“GLIF”).