The mercurial nature of P2P lending

The meteoric rise of e-lending platforms attracted a lot of interest among investors and entrepreneurs. Lending Club and OnDeck have already become public companies, and their competitors, such as Fun

After Raising £3.5M Pre-Launch, Lending Works Opens Its P2P Loans Business In UK

A new UK startup is giving P2P lending a go. Competing most directly with Zopa, and RateSetter, London-based <a target="_blank" href="http://www.lendingworks.co.uk/">Lending Works</a> has opened for b

As UK Gov Eyes Up Regulation, P2P Lender Zopa Raises “Multi-Million Pound” Round Led By Augmentum Capital

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.zopa.com/" title="Zopa">Zopa</a>, the oldest of P2P lending sites, certainly in the UK, has announced that it's raised a new "multi-million pound" round led by Augm

RateSetter, the UK P2P lending site, raises further £600k

<img alt="" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/logo10.png" title="RateSetter" class="shot" width="194" height="136" /><a href="http://www.ratesetter.com/">RateSetter</a>, the UK pee

P2P lending site RateSetter sees £1m lent in two months since launch

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/logo10.png" alt="" title="logo" width="194" height="136" class="shot" /><a href="http://www.ratesetter.com">RateSetter</a>, the UK peer-to-pe