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Another UK P2P lenders hits the road

Another UK P2P lenders hits the road | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Fastest growing P2P lender sells £5m bridging
Bridging and Commerical
A recently launched peer-to-peer platform has successfully completed the transaction of five bridging loans to a hedge fund, looking to gain exposure into the UK market.
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P2P Lending Platforms: Big Money Investors Looking For Piece Of The Pie |

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Orchard: Best Practices to Investing in Marketplace Lending |

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Perspective: 5 Challenges to the Progress of Peer-to-Peer Lending  |

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P2P Lending Is Not Dead

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International P2P Lending Sites – Loan Volumes March 2015

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Lufax Has Sold Shares Worth Over $400 Million to Foreign Investors |

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