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P2P lending: Coming to a platform near you?

P2P lending: Coming to a platform near you?

17 March 2015

Recently the smartwatch maker Pebble shattered Kickstarter’s crowdfunding records, raising more than $5.7 million in just six hours. With an increasing number of companies and individuals turning to this creative medium to launch portable party drinks coolers or long awaited movies, the appetite for alternative ways to raise money is clear. Peer-to-peer lending (P2P) is... MORE

TSIP launches industry proposals

TSIP launches industry proposals

11 March 2015

Over the past 50 years, the UK has experienced fundamental changes to consumer savings habits. In the medium to long-term, these have the potential to be detrimental to individuals’ financial wellbeing, as well as our economy. In addition to low savings rates and poor financial resilience, we face a tipping point in 2035 when individuals... MORE