uk crowdfunding

Peer To Peer Lending Platform Aims to Treble Lending

Peer To Peer Lending Platform Aims to Treble Lending This year, Assetz Capital plans to lend about one-third of a billion pounds as it seeks to launch its Innovative Finance Isa (IFIsa). After lending £108m in 2016, the platform declared early this year that it had lent a total of £200m since 2013. Stuart Law, co-founder and chief executive officer of Assetz Capital, specified to Bridging & Commercial that it […] Read More

Peer-to-Peer Lending Investment: The Ups and Downs

Peer-to-Peer Lending Investment: The Ups and Downs With a big drop in most asset class returns, investors are tempted to invest via peer-to-peer lending businesses, which has been around for many years albeit in different disguises and has already and attracted almost £6bn of savings, which is more than ever! With rates of typically being quoted of up to 12% annualised, these […] Read More

Government’s Tax Efficient Investment Schemes Boost UK Crowdfunding

Government’s Tax Efficient Investment Schemes Boost UK Crowdfunding The government has introduced two tax efficient investment schemes to encourage individuals to invest in small companies. Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) are government initiatives that offer some of the most interesting tax breaks in the UK which influenced the success of […] Read More