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The market in fine wines, past and present (Part Two)

As we noted last time, fine wines are amongst the high-value assets we collateralise for our unique secured asset loans here at peer-to-peer lender...

The market in fine wines, past and present (Part One)

Visitors with borrowing needs who’ve come to this p2p website (welcome, by the way) will quickly see that fine wines is amongst the high-value asse...

Unlocking art assets to buy new works for collectors

Small independent art dealers don’t need to be reminded that giant auction houses such as Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips have the financial clo...

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How To Buy It: Expert Tips on Watches

All watch brands with a very few exceptions will depreciate immediately after purchase. There are a few such as the grand complication Patek Philippes which are in such short supply and high demand that they can immmediately be sold for a profit.

Why peer-to-peer loans are a more intuitive product for retail investors than equity

The peer-to-peer lending sector in the United Kingdom is much larger than the equity crowdfunding sector. There are many reasons for this, not least of which is the significant demand from consumers and small businesses for credit that is not fulf...

Delays in FCA IFISA-approval for most P2P platforms

With the recent launch of the much-awaited Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), it has become clear that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has yet to approve a single big peer-to-peer (P2P) lender for involvement in the new tax-free savings vehicle...