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easyMoney Review

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.
Orca
Orca
3 min read

Octopus Choice Review

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.
Orca
Orca
6 min read

Proplend 'Auto-Lend': Overview

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.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

No Trick, Halloween Treat From Orca

Orca are giving away free Amazon Echo Dots for those who invest with us from today (26th of October 2018) until midnight on Halloween (31st of October 2018). Invest at any level to receive this treat.
Orca
Orca
1 min read

ThinCats ‘Diversified Loan Portfolio’: Overview

ThinCats is a well-known, established peer to peer lender in the UK which offers business loans to institutions and retail investors. They've broadened their product-set, launching a pre-built portfolio to accompany their 'self-select' option.
Orca
Orca
3 min read

Advising on Peer to Peer Lending: Barriers to Entry

We’ve been speaking with financial advisers* for over a year, trying to understand why they struggle to get to grips with peer to peer lending (P2P).
Orca
Orca
4 min read

Crowdfunding Update: Orca’s Plans for Expansion

If you haven't been following Orca recently, we launched a crowdfunding campaign mid-September. The funds raised will help us realise our ambitious goals over the coming years. Here are some strategic objectives we’ll address with the funds raised.
Orca
Orca
2 min read

An Interview with Propio Co-founder, Tom Buttress

This is an interview with the co-founder of Propio, Tom Buttress. Propio is a "crowdfunding platform" offering "ordinary people" the opportunity to invest in property development.
Orca
Orca
5 min read

Ask the Investor: Nicholas Interview

The third in our series of 'Ask the Investor Interviews' we speak to Nicholas about his motivations to invest and strategy with peer to peer lending.
Orca
Orca
3 min read

Crowdfunding Campaign Now Live: Invest from £10!

All Orca customers, subscribers and supporters now have the opportunity to become shareholders in our business. Anyone based in the EU can become a shareholder in Orca from as little as £10.13 through the Seedrs crowdfunding platform.
Orca
Orca
2 min read

Orca CEO Interviewed on London Fintech Podcast

Orca's CEO, Iain Niblock, discusses peer-to-peer lending with Mike Baliman of the London Fintech Podcast, covering investor challenges, the role of aggregators, and much more.
Orca
Orca
1 min read

ArchOver ISA Review

ArchOver is one of the latest major peer to peer lenders to launch their Innovative Finance ISA onto the market. ArchOver facilitates loans to UK businesses, and now allows loans to be held in a tax-efficient ISA wrapper, the ArchOver ISA. Read more in our ArchOver ISA Review.
Orca
Orca
4 min read