Category Archives: Investors

Risks and returns when investing

In the latest edition of Financial Adviser, Neil Faulkner, CEO of peer-to-peer (P2P) research specialist 4th Way, considers the Financial Conduct Authority’s recent comment that Innovative Finance ISAs are “generally high-risk” investments. “To many risk-adverse individuals with savings, any amount of …Read More

Have you read our new Investor Guide?

We work hard to make investing as easy as possible for you. Our new Investor Guide explains how we make our lending decisions and how you can support British businesses by using our range of investment accounts. As we explain in the …Read More

Are financial advisers embracing fintech lending?

In April 2016, when the Innovative Finance ISA was introduced, all firms that were authorised to give financial advice on investments were automatically granted permission by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to advise on ‘peer-to-peer agreements’. Gillian Roche-Saunders, a partner at …Read More

Give poor returns the red card

The summer of sport has well and truly kicked off with the World Cup in Russia, so it’s time to think outside the bank and blow the final whistle on poor returns. England are the only home nation to qualify for …Read More

You need to diversify to multiply

There’s no such thing as a risk-free investment. However, as all savvy investors know, diversification helps to manage risk and improve your opportunity for higher returns. A typical portfolio might include a mix of cash savings, stocks and shares, bonds and …Read More

LendingCrowd investor update – May 2018

Following a record month of lending in April, we’re not resting on our laurels as summer approaches. We plan to more than double our lending this year, bringing more investing opportunities for you. Read on for more news from LendingCrowd! Investing …Read More