Tag "peer-to-peer lending"

Crowdlending Takes Off In Switzerland, Volume More Than Tripled

Crowdlending, also known as peer-to-peer lending, is taking off in Switzerland with domestic platforms allocating a volume of CHF 186.7 million in loans in 2017, a 240% increase from the previous year. According to the 2018 Crowdlending Survey by the

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P2P Lending Providers In The UK

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has become an increasingly important source of funding for individuals and businesses in the UK, especially smaller businesses. Lending volumes among the country’s major P2P lending platforms increased by two thirds in 2016, and by the end

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10 Must-Read Fintech, Regtech and Blockchain Research Papers

Fintech has taken the finance and banking sector by storm, especially as a response to the 2008 financial crisis. Many academics and experts have explored the emergence of trend, and study the opportunities and challenges that digital platforms, cutting-edge technologies

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Crowdlending Platform Swisspeers Teams up with Amnis to Offer New Financing and Repayment Options to SMEs

Swiss crowdlending platform Swisspeers and foreign exchange marketplace Amnis have announced a new partnership to offer small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Switzerland new financing and repayment options. In particular, Swisspeers now offers SMEs the option to choose the currency

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Most Promising P2P Lending and Crowdfunding Platforms in the Baltics

The Baltic region, which consists of the three countries in northern Europe on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea, namely Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, has seen its fintech scene grow significantly in the past few years. One segment in

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Switzerland’s Newest Crowdlending, Invoice Outlet and Crowdfunding Platform

With the aim of giving both borrowers and lenders more freedom and control over their loans, 3circlefunding allows borrowers to set loan interest rates and investors to sell loan parts in its secondary market. This makes 3circlefunding one of the

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Lend: Das Business liegt in der Refinanzierung von Bankkrediten

Die Schweizer Crowdlending-Plattform LEND wurde 2015 von einem Team aus erfahrenen Bankern gegründet. «Ziel war es, Menschen zu helfen, ihre finanziellen Bedürfnisse zu erfüllen, online und zu attraktiven Konditionen», sagt Partner und Mitgründer Andy Siemers. Dabei verfolgt LEND einen Peer-to-Peer-Ansatz:

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New P2P Platform Viainvest Aims to Become a Leader in the Baltics

Launched in late-2016, VIAINVEST is a new peer-to-peer lending marketplace provided by Latvia-based VIA SMS Group. The platform allows both individuals and companies to invest into loans originated by non-banking lenders. Commenting on the launch, Eduards Lapkovskis, Member of the

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Fintech Startup Of The Month: P2P Lending Platform CreditGate24

CreditGate24 is an online peer-to-peer lending platform that connects borrowers with investors. Borrowers benefit from a quick and easy credit application, greater flexibility, lower interest rate, and a simpler and more straightforward credit check process than with traditional financial institutions.

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UBS Report: Fintech Gaining in Consumer Adoption

Customers are increasingly relying on financial services provided by non-traditional providers, according to survey by UBS Evidence Lab. While the fintech disintermediation risk is real and growing, USB believes that collaboration and new technologies can deliver new opportunities for banks. In one

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