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International P2P Lending Services – Loan Volumes October 2014

International P2P Lending Services – Loan Volumes October 2014 | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
RT @BarkowConsult: #startups vs #banks 113: German #P2PLending totals 8m on 3 platforms in Oct http://t.co/fK7jdK6gm1 … MT @wiseclerk & @…
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Beehive to launch first peer-to-peer lending platform for SMEs in UAE

Beehive to launch first peer-to-peer lending platform for SMEs in UAE | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Dubai-based Beehive officially launched the region’s first peer-to-peer (P2P) online lending platform today, offering a new funding alternative for small t
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Prosper: $1 Billion in Loans in Just 6 Months

Prosper: $1 Billion in Loans in Just 6 Months | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Prosper announced this past April having surpassed the $1 billion mark in loans. This was an important event for the peer to peer lending platform and it
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BitLendingClub Gets Seed Investment for P2P Bitcoin Platform

BitLendingClub Gets Seed Investment for P2P Bitcoin Platform | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
BitLendingClub, a bitcoin peer to peer lending platform has reportedly received €200,000 in seed funding from LaunchHub. BitLendingClub is a Bulgarian bas
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This Investment Has 20 Straight Years of Positive Returns

This Investment Has 20 Straight Years of Positive Returns | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Many think p2p lending is unproven, but it is actually part of a larger class of investing that has 20 straight years of positive returns.
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Prosper Marketplace Surpasses $2 Billion in Personal Loans on Its Platform

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P2P Lending | Wharton FinTech Club

P2P Lending | Wharton FinTech Club | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
RT @whartonfintech: #p2plending landscape defined by @sashman12 http://t.co/NwcCFA39Iw #p2p #fintech @pave @upstart @LendingClub @ProsperLo…
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Research: P2P Lending Goes to £40 Billion in 2016

Research: P2P Lending Goes to £40 Billion in 2016 | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Research and Markets have announced a new report they have published on the fast growing peer to peer (P2P) lending industry. Their numbers state the glob
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China's high-risk P2P lending garners attention again

China's high-risk P2P lending garners attention again | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
While China's peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms usually face a high risk period vis-a-vis incidents of bad debts toward the end of a year, this year many cases related to bad debts and loan ...
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Former PIMCO Boss Mohamed El-Erian Trades Traditional Bonds for P2P

Former PIMCO Boss Mohamed El-Erian Trades Traditional Bonds for P2P | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Former PIMCO Boss Mohamed El-Erian Trades Traditional Bonds for P2P Lending at Payoff
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Prime Meridian Capital Management Launches Small Business Lending Fund

Prime Meridian Capital Management Launches Small Business Lending Fund | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Prime Meridian Capital Management, specializing in online peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, launched its new fund, Prime Meridian Small Business Lending Fund on
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The P2P lending market is creating exciting opportunities for investors

The P2P lending market is creating exciting opportunities for investors | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
The P2P lending market is evolving fast. Ed Bowsher looks at some of the best ways for you to invest.
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Ex-Pimco boss El-Erian invests in P2P lender Payoff

Ex-Pimco boss El-Erian invests in P2P lender Payoff | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Former Pimco chief executive Mohamed El-Erian has become the latest big name from the world of traditional financial services to take an interest in P2P lending, making an investment in US outfit Payoff.
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How P2P Lending Works for Small Businesses

How P2P Lending Works for Small Businesses | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
P2P is not just for consumers and companies bringing out the latest products. Small business loans are available via crowdlending for main street busi
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The friction of the old versus new models of finance

The friction of the old versus new models of finance | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Everything is moving from C2C via B2B to P2P. I hate all those TLAs, but it puts the context of what’s occurring in our world quite nicely. The core of this change is articulated best by the bitcoin community who...
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Prosper president sees marketplace lenders one day offering insurance

Prosper president sees marketplace lenders one day offering insurance | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Marketplace lenders such as Prosper Marketplace and Lending Club have enjoyed phenomenal success in connecting investors and borrowers. Could they someday connect investors with those seeking insurance?
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P2P Business for Small Lenders

P2P Business for Small Lenders | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
P2P isn't always the best option for every business, but it does provide a new financing opportunity for young companies in need of growth capital.
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Has Peer-to-Peer Lending Turned into Hedge Fund-to-Consumer Lending?

Has Peer-to-Peer Lending Turned into Hedge Fund-to-Consumer Lending? | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Has peer-to-peer lending has turned into hedge fund-to-consumer lending? According to a recent report in Risk this may be the case. While P2P lending star
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China Merchants 'Ready to Be Supervisor for P2P Lending Business

China Merchants 'Ready to Be Supervisor for P2P Lending Business | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Banks executive says it could hold money for the industry, which has been beset by theft scandals
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The Future of P2P Lending and Institutional Investors

The Future of P2P Lending and Institutional Investors | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Seven years ago peer to peer lending sounded almost quaint — the idea of matching up people in need of loans with people willing to lend them money seemed noble and friendly.  However the success of P2P lending has far less to do with karma and more...
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P2P Lending Platform Peerform's Gregg Schoenberg: "You Are Creditworthy"

P2P Lending Platform Peerform's Gregg Schoenberg: "You Are Creditworthy" | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Peerform, a P2P lending platform, targets those “who really need a loan, the best chance to get the money they need to help improve their lives.” By utili
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Online investing lending ecosystem 2014-10p

Crowdfunding, p2p lending and other online investing models are not a platform that makes some match making, it is to build a larger ecosystem that follows local and global laws and regulations and meet the needs of different of kind of investors...

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Prosper is Now $2 Billion Strong

Prosper is Now $2 Billion Strong | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
In April of this year, we announced that we crossed over $1 billion in loans issued through our online marketplace lending platform.
This October, we shattered all expectations and reached our second billion dollars in loans in just 6 months.
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My Personal Lending Club & Prosper Filters • LendingMemo

My Personal Lending Club & Prosper Filters • LendingMemo | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Curious how an experienced peer to peer lender filters his loans at Lending Club or Prosper? Here are the filters I use for my personal investments.
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Big news in P2P lending --China

Big news in P2P lending --China | P2P and Social Lending: Global Trends | Scoop.it
Big news in P2P lending - China Economic Net: China Economic NetBig news in P2P lendingChina Economic Net... http://t.co/YmyWfRNSqw #P2P
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