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Octopus Choice P2P Platform Launches

Keen to capitalise on the growing success of peer to peer lending UK, Octopus has launched a platform. Orca analyse the potential for this new p2p plaform.
Orca
Orca
2 min read

UK Robo Advice: An Orca Analysis of the UK’s Robo Advisor Market

Rising to prominence in 2015, Robo-Advice has established itself within the UK wealth management sector. The Orca Research team have set out a comprehensive overview of the firm.
Iain Niblock
Iain Niblock
5 min read

Crowdstacker Investment Review

Peer to peer lending platform, Crowdstacker, facilitates P2P arrangements between P2P lenders / P2P investors and British businesses, where asset security is held over every loan and returns up to 7% per annum can be achieved, depending on the loan you wish to select and invest in.
Orca
Orca
6 min read

Crowdstacker New Investment: BurningNight Loan, 7% p.a

Peer-to-peer lender, Crowdstacker, has just approved a 7% p.a investment opportunity for club and bar owner, BurningNight Ltd. Orca have all the details here.
Iain Niblock
Iain Niblock
5 min read

RateSetter to Close 3-Year Product

RateSetter announced in August that it will be pulling its product, currently offering 3.8% per annum lending... Find out more.
Orca
Orca
1 min read

Rebuilding Society Investment Review

A review of manual loan selection peer-to-peer lending platform, Rebuilding Society, who offer rates in the region 14 - 18% p.a to investors.
Orca
Orca
6 min read

Saving Stream Investment Review

Review of UK-based peer-to-peer lending platform Saving Stream, where investors manually select property loans returning 12% p.a.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

FCA Post-Implementation Review: P2P to Give Full Support

The FCA's paper has been published as the first step in the crowdfunding post-implementation review process. The paper can be downloaded here.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

P2P Global Investments Plc Buyback Shares to Counter Brexit Effect

The global investment trust, which is the largest closed-ending portfolio offering exposure to the P2P lending space, has bought back shares to counter Brexit.
Orca
Orca
1 min read

3 P2P lending factors to consider post-Brexit 2016

Evaluating key areas in peer-to-peer lending UK which will likely be affected by Brexit 2016.
Orca
Orca
4 min read

Brexit: What Does This Mean For Financial Markets?

The impact of Brexit on UK and neighbouring financial markets over the long term is not certain. Learn about Brexit's affect on FTSE 100 and the UK's economy.
Orca
Orca
3 min read

Brexit: How Will an Exit Affect Peer to Peer Lending?

The UK banking sector has been much maligned, ever since the credit crisis of 2008. How are alternative investments such as peer to peer lending affected?
Orca
Orca
5 min read