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Should I Invest In P2P Lending? Prosper Performance Review

Should I Invest In P2P Lending? Prosper Performance Review | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
P2P lending with Prosper.com is a great way to achieve yield and diversify your investments. Here's an overview of two years of lending and the returns.
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P2P lending doubles in six months

P2P lending doubles in six months | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
New figures released today by the P2PFA show that peer-to-peer lenders lent over £500million of new money in the first half of 2014 alone, demonstrating a further acceleration in the growth rate of this important new sector.
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Mambu CEO Eugene Danilkis Disrupts & Innovates P2P / Banking Tech

Mambu CEO Eugene Danilkis Disrupts & Innovates P2P / Banking Tech | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Mambu, a cloud banking technology platform provider that works with more than 100 financial innovators worldwide, including Banco Macro, Opportunity Intern
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Aussie P2P Lender SocietyOne Closes Series B, Gets Backing from News Corp

Aussie P2P Lender SocietyOne Closes Series B, Gets Backing from News Corp | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
SocietyOne, described as Australia's first and largest peer to peer lending platform, has announced a successful Series B funding round backed by a consort
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Tax break will enable P2P lenders to finance more businesses, say P2P operators

Tax break will enable P2P lenders to finance more businesses, say P2P operators | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
FT Adviser Tax break will enable P2P lenders to finance more businesses, say P2P operators Out-Law.com Funding Circle and Zopa both told Out-Law.com that they welcomed the proposals unveiled in the chancellor's Autumn Statement (108-page / 1.93MB...
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P2P Lending in Poland and a Portrait of Kokos.pl

P2P Lending in Poland and a Portrait of Kokos.pl | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
P2P Lending in Poland and a Portrait of Kokos.pl P2P-Banking.com The most important players on the Polish social lending market are: Kokos.pl (with almost 80% share in invested funds through p2p lending platforms), Finansowo, Sekrata, Pożycz,...
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P2P Lending in China: Regulation or Not?

P2P Lending in China: Regulation or Not? | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
It is unlikely that the Chinese regulator will be able to produce a regulation that keeps into account all these different P2P lending realities that have
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Where Does P2P Lending Fit in a Family Office Portfolio?

Where Does P2P Lending Fit in a Family Office Portfolio? | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Editor's note: This post originally appeared on the LendIt Conference blog.

Where does P2P lending fit in a family office portfolio? This is the question that was posed to me by a very prominent fa
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Fight the Mud of Cash Drag with Automated Investing

Fight the Mud of Cash Drag with Automated Investing | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
A step-by-step introduction to automating your Lending Club or Prosper investments, avoiding the negative effect of cash drag.
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Lender-to-thy-neighbor: P2P lending in perspective

Closely related to the crowdfunding phenomenon has been the evolution of the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model. S the early standard-bearers of P2P…
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Mirador Wants to Help Banks Battle P2P Lending, Raises $2 Million in Seed

Mirador Financial has announced seed funding in the amount of $2 million to boost the growth of its "next generation small business lending platform and da
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The Financial Services Club's Blog: The biggest disruption in banking is NOT technology

The Financial Services Club's Blog: The biggest disruption in banking is NOT technology | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Researching crowdfunding and P2P lending, I found three research reports and a newspaper article that give you a tip for the future of banking. The three reports go together and are all about millennials.
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Deleveraging America with P2P Lending

Deleveraging America with P2P Lending | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
The debt side of crowdfinance – typically called P2P (“peer-to-peer”), online or marketplace lending – continues to mushroom at a neck breaking pace, attributable primarily to meatier yields that i...
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The Future of Peer to Peer Lending with Ron Suber, President of Prosper

The Future of Peer to Peer Lending with Ron Suber, President of Prosper | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Ron Suber, President of Prosper Marketplace shares his insider insight into the future of peer to peer lending
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Money360 CEO to Lead P2P Lending General Session at Alternative Investing

Money360 CEO to Lead P2P Lending General Session at Alternative Investing | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Money360, Inc., the online P2P / marketplace lending platform, will participate in Opal Financial Group's Alternative Investing Summit as an Executive Sp
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Lending Alpha sur Twitter

Lending Alpha sur Twitter | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Lending Club #IPO - One reason why is P2P lending disruptive to the old banking system: Cost efficiency #p2plending pic.twitter.com/VLmK0bPQIk
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P2P lending doubles in six months

P2P lending doubles in six months | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
New figures released today by the P2PFA show that peer-to-peer lenders lent over £500million of new money in the first half of 2014 alone, demonstrating a further acceleration in the growth rate of this important new sector.
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Bubble set to burst for P2P lending platforms in China

Bubble set to burst for P2P lending platforms in China | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
The risk of China's peer-to-peer (P2P) online lending platform industry's bubble bursting has become highly likely as investors' demands for returns have increased due to the approaching end of this ...
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New Fund Offers Glimpse at P2P Lending's Next Stage

New Fund Offers Glimpse at P2P Lending's Next Stage | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Blue Elephant Capital Management is planning a second fund to buy loans originated on online marketplaces. Unlike its first fund, this one will be unlevered, backed entirely by institutional investors cash.
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George Osborne Voices Support for P2P Lenders, Small Business

George Osborne Voices Support for P2P Lenders, Small Business | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne delivered his Autumn statement to parliament today and the winding speech had something for everyone. In a large
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My Quarterly P2P Lending Results – Q3 2014

My Quarterly P2P Lending Results – Q3 2014 | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Every quarter I take some time to share how my p2p lending returns have been doing. I open the kimono and take you inside my Lending Club and Prosper accounts to share my returns. I do this because I
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China: The Different Categories of Peer to Peer Lending Platforms

China: The Different Categories of Peer to Peer Lending Platforms | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
The biggest Peer to Peer (P2P) lending market, China, has been experiencing explosive growth. After two articles introducing the historical growth and outl
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UK Peer to Peer Finance Association Creates New European Associate

UK Peer to Peer Finance Association Creates New European Associate | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
The Peer to Peer Finance Association (P2PFA) has created a new type of membership targeting the wider audience of Europe. The "Associate European Member" i
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PayPal co-founder aims to reinvent banking

PayPal co-founder aims to reinvent banking | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it

Max Levchin wants to attract millennials with a bank they can love rather than loathe.


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Howard Freedland's curator insight, November 24, 2014 6:46 PM
Direct lending is quickly moving toward instant lending
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Prosper Records Their First Profitable Quarter

Prosper Records Their First Profitable Quarter | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Even though Prosper is a private company because the SEC regulates it, every quarter it has to furnish financial statements in a Form 10-Q.
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