Monthly Archives: April 2020

Cambridge Judge Produces Benchmark Report On Pre-Virus AltFi World

Regular readers will be aware that the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF), part of the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, is a friend of Money&Co. Here’s just one of our recent reports on an institution we consider the leading source of data and analysis in the alternative finance industry. The CCAF has published the single most […]

Money&Co. CEO Questions Slow Start For Coronavirus Loan Scheme

We’ve been reporting regularly on the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). We see CBILS as a great idea whose execution is, at best, uneven. Our friends at P2P Finance News run a piece on the Coronavirus lending initiative, leading with a quote from Money&Co. CEO, Nicola Horlick. See an excerpt from the article below. […]

AltFi Innovation Goes ‘Viral’ – Plus Loan Latest

Possibly the most notable FinTech contribution to help correct some of the disruption caused by coronavirus is the Covid Credit calculator. Our friends at AltFi cover this, and other innovations. We reproduce an excerpt from the news article below, and the full piece is available here. Covid Credit is a platform created by a collaboration between Fronted, 11:FS and […]

Jury Out On Government Loan Scheme – Plus A+ Offer Latest

We’re politically agnostic here at Money&Co. – our only concern is finding high-quality borrowing companies to bring together with lenders seeking good returns on capital – so we try to let the facts speak for themselves. UK banks have now lent £453m through the government’s coronavirus business loans scheme as it picks up following an […]

Cryptos Go Global – Plus Loan Offer Latest

Regular readers will be are that we like to keep a weather eye on cryptocurrencies and alternative assets. Our major focus is on the exciting new music-rights loan offering currently on offer (see below the excerpt on cryptos). Our friends at Crowdfundinsider take up the story: Big Four auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) reports that the majority of global […]

New Tranche Of A+ Music Rights Loan Yields 8%

We’re pleased to report that a new tranche of the warmly received loan offering from music publishing company Bsides Music is now available. It’s already 8 per cent subscribed as we write this article. In a stay-at-home world where streaming music is more popular than ever, owning music rights has great attractions. Our latest offering […]

FinTech Sector Can Lead Way Through Difficult Times

Amid the doom, gloom and uncertainty, it’s good to see the FinTech standard-bearer, Revolut, forging ahead. We’ll be doing more business as usual very soon (see below). Meanwhile, our friends at AltFi take up the Revolut story. Digital banking service Revolut has given regular customers access to cryptocurrency trading for the first time, a feature previously reserved […]