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French P2P Lending Market - Progressive or Restrictive

3 December, 2019
Overview of the french peer to peer lending market.
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Germany: Peer-to-Peer Pressure on Traditional Lenders

21 November, 2019
An overview of the peer to peer lending market in Germany.

Introducing the Orca ISA

25 February, 2019
Orca launches a first of its kind Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), allowing investors to spread their money across multiple peer to peer lenders.

Amid Brexit Uncertainty, Could Secured Loans Be the Answer?

25 January, 2019
Growth Street highlights a potential solution to Brexit uncertainty for investor's portfolios. P2P lending and, specifically, secured lending, could be the answer.

New Year, New Rewards: P2P Cashback Offers

10 January, 2019
P2P lenders, Assetz Capital and LendingCrowd, have launched their own cashback offers. Invest with Orca and you qualify as well as diversify your portfolio.

2018 in Review & Orca’s Big Plans for 2019

19 December, 2018
A review of Orca's 2018 achievement and plans for 2019.

Interview with Brickowner CEO, Frederick Bristol

14 December, 2018
We interviewed Brickowner's CEO, Frederick Bristol, to find out more about this young but growing 'property investment platform'. Launched last year, Brickowner facilitates investment in asset-backed property loans.

easyMoney Review

5 December, 2018
Part of the easyGroup, easyMoney offers investors exposure to property loans returning 4-8% per annum. We review this new entrant to the peer to peer lending market.

P2P Rates Rising in Consumer Lending

29 November, 2018
The UK’s three largest consumer lending P2P platforms Zopa, RateSetter and Lending Works have all raised investor rates in the past year.

Octopus Choice Review

21 November, 2018
Full loan book analysis of peer to peer lending platform, Octopus Choice, reviewing investor returns, default rates, borrower, security as well as full drill-down into the product and provider.

Growth Street Review

7 November, 2018
Growth Street is a peer to peer lending platform which facilitates short-term, 30 days loans to businesses for lines of credit. The expected return is 5.3% and all loans are secured. Here is our Growth Street review.

Proplend 'Auto-Lend': Overview

1 November, 2018
Proplend has introduced an 'Auto-Lend' product alongside its 'Manual' product. Investors can now manually select loans as well as have any available cash swept and automatically allocated to the least risky loans. Here are the details.