By Luke O'Mahony
August 14, 2015

Peer-to-peer lending and crowdfunding

We’re often asked how crowdfunding differs from peer-to-peer lending, as the two are often mentioned together. Crowdfunding, like peer-to-peer lending, is at the cutting edge of innovation in finance, but the two are fundamentally different in terms of risk and rewards.

By Luke O'Mahony
August 7, 2015

Don't bank on a rise in the base rate

In today’s City AM, we argue that an increase in the base rate – the rate at which banks lend to each other, which is set each month by a committee of nine experts – might not be the answer to savers’ prayers.

By Luke O'Mahony
July 30, 2015

RateSetter on the radio

You may have heard RateSetter on the radio in the last couple of weeks.

By Luke O'Mahony
July 23, 2015

RateSetter lends £250m in 2015

Last week was a big one for us, as we passed three big milestones.

By Luke O'Mahony
July 22, 2015

Using P2P lending to diversify your portfolio

Experts agree that one of the most important steps to take in order to protect your investment portfolio is to ensure that it is well diversified.

By Scott Murphy
July 17, 2015

Our recommended reads for summer 2015

The Great British Summer. Damp barbecues, sweating on public transport, queuing at airports... We wait all year for it but it seems to pass in the blink of an eye. However, one aspect of your summer doesn’t need to end in disappointment – your holiday reading list.