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Frenemies in the marketplace - Banking Exchange

Frenemies in the marketplace - Banking Exchange | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Are marketplace lenders irritant? Foe? Or ally? Yes—and don’t ignore them Marketplace lending is like a financial version of Match.com. Instead o
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Marketplace lending is like a financial version of Match.com. Instead of connecting people looking for love, however, it links people looking for money with those willing to lend it—quickly. 
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Can retail investors compete with hedge funds in p2p ?

Can retail investors compete with hedge funds in p2p ? | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Can retail investors compete with hedge funds in p2p ?
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Fintech 2016: Landbay brings P2P to buy-to-let @Euromoney

Fintech 2016: Landbay brings P2P to buy-to-let @Euromoney | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Having attracted investment from Zoopla and with an Isa offering in the works, Landbay sees a big opportunity in marketplace lending for landlords.
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Building Future Certainty in Asset Management for Marketplace Lenders - LendIt Conference Blog

Building Future Certainty in Asset Management for Marketplace Lenders - LendIt Conference Blog | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Born into a digital world, having digital processes and efficiencies built into its DNA, marketplace lenders already use digital assets (e.g., contracts, closing documents) to capture the loan and transfer ownership of the asset to the appropriate...
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Marketplace Lending Witnessing Exponential Growth: Morgan Stanley

Marketplace Lending Witnessing Exponential Growth: Morgan Stanley | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Investors are expressing concerns that the marketplace lending universe will be among the first to feel the heat
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Marketplace Lending Witnessing Exponential Growth: Morgan Stanley

Marketplace Lending Witnessing Exponential Growth: Morgan Stanley | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Investors are expressing concerns that the marketplace lending universe will be among the first to feel the heat
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Las fintech, otra vía para la obtención de financiación a empresas y autónomos

Las fintech, otra vía para la obtención de financiación a empresas y autónomos | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Las posibilidades de internet y la utilización de las nuevas tecnologías ha posibilitado la creación de nuevas formas de financiación como el crowdlending que permiten conseguir dinero proveniente …
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How to Make Sense of Rehab Lending

How to Make Sense of Rehab Lending | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Lending on residential rehab projects can be a relatively safe investment option- during both escalating and declining markets.
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Here is the FDIC Report that Reviews Marketplace Lending & Risk for Banks - Crowdfund Insider

Here is the FDIC Report that Reviews Marketplace Lending & Risk for Banks - Crowdfund Insider | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
The Federal Deposit and Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Winter report includes a discussion on the marketplace lending sector. More specifically, the portion
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Wealth manager backs P2P with client money - FTAdviser.com

Wealth manager backs P2P with client money - FTAdviser.com | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Ratesetter breaks £1m milestone in money on its IFA portal, with a “good deal” of that coming from one adviser firm.
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Avant Blasts Past the $3bn Mark - AltFi News

Avant Blasts Past the $3bn Mark - AltFi News | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Consumer lending platform Avant continues to charge ahead, surpassing the $3bn mark in loan originations.
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Banks behind a quarter of loans on UK peer-to-peer websites (via Passle)

Banks behind a quarter of loans on UK peer-to-peer websites (via Passle) | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Banks now account for a quarter of the lending on UK peer-to-peer websites, in a sign that the UK’s £3.2bn alternative finance market is going mainstrea...
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Peer-to-Peer Lending Increases With Mobile Payments

Peer-to-Peer Lending Increases With Mobile Payments | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending isn't so much about peers anymore. Peer-to-peer lending offers the opportunity to earn eight to 30 percent on loans.
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Affirm acquires budgeting app Sweep to expand into personal finance

Affirm acquires budgeting app Sweep to expand into personal finance | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Online lending company Affirm has announced it is acquiring Sweep, an app-based personal finance tool. The move comes just two weeks after Affirm raised a..
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Orchard Will Launch Electronic Trading Platform for Marketplace Lending Assets - Crowdfund Insider

Orchard Will Launch Electronic Trading Platform for Marketplace Lending Assets - Crowdfund Insider | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Orchard Platform connects most of the established marketplace lending platforms to institutional investors via their virtual data pipes. The company is at
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Lending Club joins Millennium Alternative Investment Network

Lending Club joins Millennium Alternative Investment Network | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Fintech asset custody solutions provider Millennium Trust Company has added Lending Club to its Millennium Alternative Investment Network (MAIN). MAIN is a centralized, online service which simplif…
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Western Independent Bankers Forms Alternative Finance Provider Partnership With Bizfi - Crowdfund Insider

Western Independent Bankers Forms Alternative Finance Provider Partnership With Bizfi - Crowdfund Insider | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Western Independent Bankers (WIB), a trade association 600 community and regional banks, announced on Thursday it has formed a new partnership with Bizfi,
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A tale of two credit models - AltFi News

A tale of two credit models - AltFi News | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Is there anything truly innovative about the way that alternative lenders assess credit? It’s a question that seems to have been cropping up quite a bit in industry discourse of late.
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Prosper Marketplace Lending: Fair Interest Rates for Borrowers & Competitive Returns for Investors - CardRates.com

Prosper Marketplace Lending: Fair Interest Rates for Borrowers & Competitive Returns for Investors - CardRates.com | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
In a Nutshell: The Prosper Marketplace connects people who want to borrow money with those that have money to invest.
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Orchard Publishes White Paper on Stress Testing of Marketplace Lending Platforms - Crowdfund Insider

Orchard Publishes White Paper on Stress Testing of Marketplace Lending Platforms - Crowdfund Insider | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Orchard Platform is holding a marketplace lending industry gathering today in New York City. The event is designed to help the industry scale and desires t
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Lenders urged to share credit data

Lenders urged to share credit data | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
One lender has called on the federal government to introduce incentives to encourage wider adoption of the comprehensive credit reporting (CCR) regime.
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Best of Both Worlds: The Composite Lending Business Model - AltFi News

Best of Both Worlds: The Composite Lending Business Model - AltFi News | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
Alternative lending has become an important part of the financial landscape. Two major lending business models in this industry are marketplace and balance sheet lending, which differ mainly in the distribution of risk and the amount of return.
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Composite lending bridges those models and brings the benefits of marketplace lending to balance sheet loan originators. 
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LendInvest looks at buying a traditional high street outfit (via Passle)

LendInvest looks at buying a traditional high street outfit (via Passle) | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
LendInvest, which has aspirations to be the UK’s leading mortgage provider, said it was looking at buying a traditional high street outfit. For traditio...
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The Evolving Nature Of P2P Lending Marketplaces

The Evolving Nature Of P2P Lending Marketplaces | Marketplace Lending | Scoop.it
In March 2014, The Economist published Banking without banks, declaring that peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms were set to disrupt banks and other..
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