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How Orca Gets Paid

At Orca, we believe in providing investors and advisers with a service which is independent and unbiased. We feel it is important for our users to trust in our service and also gain confidence in peer-to-peer lending (P2P).
Orca
Orca
2 min read

Peer-to-Peer Lending: Bridging the Data Gap

P2P investments are allowed to be recommended by financial advisers, but the uptake is slow. We assess why, suggesting a lack of P2P lending research.
Iain Niblock
Iain Niblock
3 min read

Orca Launches Standardised Peer-to-Peer Research Service

Orca, an independent research service, has launched a new platform serving investors and advisers who want to perform in-depth due diligence on the P2P market.
Orca
Orca
2 min read

5 Reasons to Invest in Peer-to-Peer Lending

Just a few reasons why P2P lending could form a portion of yours, or your client's, portfolio.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

7 Questions to Ask Before Opening an Innovative Finance ISA

Covering FAQs about the Innovative Finance ISA and investing in marketplace lending.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

Money&Co Launches IF ISA

Money&Co becomes the latest peer-to-peer lending platform to offer the Innovative Finance ISA. Find out more here.
Orca
Orca
1 min read

ISA Season: Should I Subscribe to a Cash or to a Stocks & Shares ISA

Moneyfarm Stocks and Shares ISA could be a good addition to your ISA portfolio as the tax year comes to a close.
Orca
Orca
3 min read

Invest in An Innovative Finance ISA and Receive 8.7% Returns Tax-Free

Here's what you need to know about investing ISA subscriptions in an Innovative Finance ISA so you can gain returns of 8.7% APR.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

Saving Stream Experiences Second Default

Saving Stream sent an email to investors informing those who had invested capital in loan PBL020, a defaulted loan from 2016, that all capital had been returned, as well as accrued interest.
Iain Niblock
Iain Niblock
4 min read

Landbay Launches Property-backed IF ISA

Landbay becomes the latest peer-to-peer lending platform to launch an Innovative Finance ISA. More on its IF ISA here.
Orca
Orca
2 min read

ISA: How Moneyfarm Can Maximise Your £15,240 Allowance

Moneyfarm, robo-adviser, offers a Stocks & Shares ISA so you can invest in an ETF constructed portfolios, by way of a tax wrapper.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

Lending Works Launches IF ISA

Lending Works has launched its Innovative Finance ISA. Find out more about the P2PFA member's IF ISA product here.
Orca
Orca
1 min read