Tagged: fundingcircle

Brief: Debt-based “Crowdlending” Platforms did €16 Million in Germany During 2015

According to a recent report, the total amount of loans for direct lenders in Germany stood at € 16 million for 2016. Peer to peer, or marketplace lending is on the rise in many countries including Europe’s largest single economy. As published in iBusiness using data… Read More

Peer-to-Peer Lenders in the United Kingdom

The Guardian has put together a very practical list of all the major P2P lenders in the United Kingdom.  The UK has been at the forefront of the P2P crowdfunding industry and the companies participating in this new sector have experienced dramatic growth. The major… Read More

In with the in crowd

IT was once a case of hoping for a sympathetic bank manager to back the next big idea. Now everyone from scientists to artists is turning to crowdfunding – appealing on the internet for ordinary people to back their dream project with cash. One of… Read More

Crowdfunding set to skyrocket in new year

INVESTMENT via the growing crowdfunding phenomenon is set to double in just two years, experts are predicting. Crowdfunding portals – which see individuals make small investments in companies or projects – will raise $3bn (£1.85bn) in 2013 compared to the $1.5bn raised in 2011, according… Read More

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