P2P News

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 t...

Innovative Finance ISA officially launched

The 6th April is at last upon us, and the much-anticipated Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), which will allow savers to earn interest tax free by inv...

P2P vs banks: borrowing is cheaper, ROI is higher

Research from the BBC reveals that borrowing £2,000 from a peer-to-peer (P2P) lender will cost between £7 and £27, but if borrowed from a bank via ...

Other News & Blogs

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...

Thinking of pawning your assets? Unbolted offers a cheaper, more discreet alternative

Despite the fact that pawnbrokers offer an attractive alternative for those looking to secure a loan in a difficult lending environment, or who wish to unlock the value of their assets with no potential consequences for their credit rating, recent...

Introducing the most complicated wristwatch in the world

Luxury watches constitute one of the categories of high-value assets we collateralise as security for our unique secured asset loans at peer-to-peer lender Unbolted. We thought we’d take a closer look today at an exceptionally high-value watch, ma...