Record growth for peer-to-peer lending in 2015

February 1, 2016 2

The peer-to-peer lending industry lent more than £2.2 billion in 2015 according to new figures released today from the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA). The sector has now lent £4.4 billion in total, doubling in size since the end of 2014. In the final quarter of Read More

Regulator steps in to help forgotten savers get a better deal

December 9, 2015 0

This week the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced a package of measures to improve competition in the savings market. The proposals include clearer information on interest rates, reminders when promotional rates come to an end and making it easier and quicker to switch accounts. Whilst Read More

Peer to Peer returns put cash NISAs to shame

October 3, 2014 1

Many people will have put their savings in new cash based NISAs in the last few months to save paying tax on their interest but despite this benefit they will be dismayed with the level of returns currently on offer. Unfortunately for savers the ISA Read More

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