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FinTechs Seek To Grab Savings Market Share – Plus loan Latest

The convergence between mainstream finance and the alternative sector is a dynamic process. The mainstream has thrown a lot of money – often with painful consequences – at alternatives. On the other hand, entities such as challenger FinTech banks are entering the savings market. While platform lending is not directly comparable with savings accounts, the […]

P2P: Saving And Investing Compared – Plus Loan Latest

Question: When is saving not really saving? Answer: When it’s an investment. We have long been mindful of the need to highlight the difference between savings and investments. The differentiation of the two is something that the Financial Conduct Authority has stressed in various guidance notes. Our care to highlight the risks inherent in peer-to-peer […]