Monthly Archives: April 2015

Alt Fi Sees Huge Potential For P2P Retail

Alt Fi is one of our favourite media outlets. It tracks daily financial volumes in crowdfunding in general and the peer-to-peer (P2P) market in particular, with its Liberum Alt Fi Index. The emphasis has typically been on the amount of money being invested, loaned or committed to projects through crowdfunding platforms. However, in a particularly […]

Independent Notes Sustained Growth With Scope For More

David Prosser, regular blogger and columnist in The Independent and Forbes (where recently he profiled Money&Co.’s CEO, Nicola Horlick, after attending a lenders’ breakfast at Bruton Place) writes with his customary vigour and accuracy about UK crowdfunding and its increasingly mainstream status. The piece, in today’s Independent, is especially good – without delving into detail […]

The Power Of The Crowd – New Conference Announced

The crowdfunding word spreads faster and faster. Leading financial media organisation, City AM, is teaming up with the crowdfunding intelligence platform, Another Crowd, to launch an all-day seminar on 28th May at the RAC in London. Martin Baker, head of communications at Money&Co., and editorial director of Another Crowd, will be co-hosting the event with […]

Get Tooled Up With An A-Rated Loan

The latest loan on our site is an A-rated two-year loan with a gross indicative yield currently running at 9.7 per cent. The loan is to fund the management buyout of a Telford-based equipment supplier. We supply the company’s own description of itself here. We have used our best efforts to ensure that these representations […]

Lenders, Borrowers And Investors Are Money&Co. Crowd

We’d like to thank the lenders, borrowers and investors for making yesterday’s Bruton Place symposium such an engaging and interesting event. Nicola Horlick, Money&Co.’s CEO, spoke to the assembled group via Skype linkage from California. Senior credit analyst, Toby Furnivall, then drilled down into the detail of Money&Co.’s stringent credit-analysis process. Subsequently, investment banking specialist, […]

The Crowd Is Coming To Money&Co.’s Party

We have several dates with destiny this week. The Money&Co. site has experienced another rash of bids for the loan offering from Olsen Doors & Windows (B-rated with a 10.5 per cent gross indicative yield at the time of writing). With eight days to go, 81 per cent of the £250,000 target has been reached. […]