A game changer for online borrowers?

September 10th, 2015|

The concept of peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is simple enough: a non-bank organisation acts as a go-between for investors looking for a return and people looking for a personal loan.

The ‘peers’ in P2P lending are you and the investor, who isn’t necessarily in the financial services business. The go-between is a web-based P2P platform – a […]

The companies set to take billions off the banks

August 11th, 2015|

IF YOU had to redesign finance from the ground up for the 21st century, you wouldn’t start with a bank.

All over the world, traditional financial institutions are finding themselves under attack from smaller, nimbler technology companies.

A series of high-profile scandals since the global financial crisis have eroded public trust in the banks, paving the way […]