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International P2P Lending Services – Loan Volumes January 2015 « P2P-Ban...
Most major services grew the originated loan volume in January. Prosper, like Lending Club before, no longer makes data available for the re
Prosper Makes Its First Acquisition – a HealthCare Lender - Lend Academy
More big news from Prosper today and this story is very significant. Prosper has completed their first acquisition – American Healthcare Len
Bitcoin P2P Lending – a Primer in 8 Steps « P2P-Banking.com
This is a guest post by Radoslav Albrecht who is the Co-founder and CEO of Bitbond – a global Bitcoin peer-to-peer lending platform based in
Interview with James Buckland, CEO of Loanbook Capital « P2P-Banking.com
What is Loanbook Capital about? LoanBook Capital is a Spanish peer-to-business (P2B) finance platform, providing an alternative to tradition
SoFi Tops $1 Billion, Expands into Home Mortgages and Announces an IPO
This week SoFi announced they have crossed $1 billion in total loans issued, a milestone they achieved in just over two years after issuing
LAP23: Dave Girouard CEO and Co-Founder of Upstart
For many years the p2p lending industry in this country has been dominated by two platforms: Lending Club and Prosper. Dave Girouard, the CE
Lending Club Had Their First Down Month Since Feb 2011, Should Investors...
Until April Lending Club updated their loan statistics every day. But in preparation for their upcoming IPO they moved to a quarterly update
Peer to Peer Lending News Roundup – August 16, 2014
During the week I share the latest p2p lending news on Twitter as it happens. Then every Saturday I take the most interesting news items and
P2P Lending Service Investly Launched Today « P2P-Banking.com
P2P lending service Investly launched today offering business loans to companies financed by both private and institutional investors. All i
LendIt Europe on November 17 is Now Open for Registration
The first LendIt Europe conference is happening in London on November 17th, 2014. After putting on two successful conferences in this countr
Lendit Conference comes to Europe in November « P2P-Banking.com
LendIt Europe will be held in London on November 17th, 2014. LendIt is the major conference for the p2p lending industry. I was not able to
LAP21: Tracy Alloway of the Financial Times on Covering the P2P Lending ...
We have a different type of guest in this episode of the Lend Academy Podcast. Tracy Alloway is a journalist based in New York who covers th
International P2P Lending Services – Loan Volumes July 2014 « P2P-Bankin...
In July Prosper and the three big UK p2p lending services grew their volume further. On the other hand the smaller services had mixed result
Ablrate – Invest in a P2P Loan With an Aircraft as Security « P2P-Bankin...
Ablrate is a new p2p lending service that launched this month in the UK. Ablrate is short for asset backed lending rate, meaning each loan w
New P2P Startup Funding Veteran Owned Small Businesses
According to the US Small Business Administration veterans made up 9.1% of all small business owners in 2012. This represents 1.7 million sm
What I Learned About P2P Lending By Hosting LendIt Shanghai
Editor's note: This is a report from my Lend Academy partner and fellow LendIt co-founder, Jason Jones, who has been spearheading the expans
P2P Lending – Average nominal interest rates in Q2 2014 « P2P-Banking.com
After looking on the p2p lending loan volumes, today I present an overview of average nominal interest rates for selected p2p lending servic
LAP20: Renaud Laplanche, CEO and Founder of Lending Club
We have a very special guest for the 20th edition of the Lend Academy Podcast: Renaud Laplanche, the CEO and founder of Lending Club. I firs
International P2P Lending Services – Loan Volumes June 2014 « P2P-Bankin...
June was another strong month for p2p lending services. Especially Prosper, Assetz Capital, Folk2Folk and Wellesley did grow their volume su
SEC Committee Discusses Changes to Accredited Investor Definition
Yesterday the Investor Advisory Committee of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) met to discuss, among other things, updating the d