P2P lending portfolio review for February 2018

Overview of the month The most important change in my P2P lending portfolio was that I withdrew some cash from Omaraha. Also, in order to write Crowdestor‘s review, I invested a small sum in this firm’s first project. Current performance Omaraha In spite of offering a large bonus, I got nearly no new loan at … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for February 2018

Crowdestor review : a new real-estate crowdfunding platform

In spite of its youth, Crowdestor already allows to invest in several very interesting projects. The expected returns are great, and the various sectors they belong to allow to diversify one’s portfolio. . Visit Crowdestor’s website GLOBAL RATING Loans duration 1 month – 1 year Loans kind Business Real-estate Minimal investment €100 Buyback NO buyback … Read moreCrowdestor review : a new real-estate crowdfunding platform

ICO portfolio review for January 2018

After a crazy rise in December, January was a very bad month for crypto-currencies. The most famous one, Bitcoin, lost about two third of its value. As a result, my ICO portfolio also suffered. I’m really happy I invested only a small sum as I’m not sure I could bear such volatility ! Portfolio structure … Read moreICO portfolio review for January 2018

P2P lending portfolio review for January 2018

Overview of the month The first month of 2018 looked suspiciously like the last month of 2017 ! I once again added money to CrowdEstate and BulkEstate. Returns were overall equivalent to last month, the exception being once again Bondora. Current performance Omaraha Omaraha is currently suffering from a large cash drag. It’s very hard … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for January 2018

Monthly ICO portfolio review

As I mentioned in this post, I started investing a small sum in crypto-currencies through ICOs (initial coin offerings) at the end of 2017. This portfolio is extremely small compared to my P2P lending portfolio. From now on, I’ll report on the fluctuations of the tokens price on a monthly basis. Portfolio structure I invested … Read moreMonthly ICO portfolio review

P2P lending portfolio review for December 2017

First of all, I wish all readers of Alternative Investments a happy new year ! Overview of the month The only change to my P2P lending portfolio allocation in December was a size increase for CrowdEstate and BulkEstate. Returns for most sites are stable or higher than last month, with the notable exception of Bondora. … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for December 2017

P2P lending portfolio review for November 2017

Overview of the month Not much has changed on my P2P lending portfolio this month. I moved some funds out of Omaraha and into CrowdEstate and mostly Finbee. I’m still writing the review for the latter, which takes time as the website offers many features. The most important change is that I’m now tracking my … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for November 2017

P2P lending news for November 2017

End-of-year is usually a busy time for most businesses, and P2P lending firms seem to confirm this rule. Quite a lot of things happened in this area, with many new features being added to several P2P lending websites. Swedish Krona loans at Mintos “Sweden-issued loans listed on the Mintos marketplace by Aasa range from SEK … Read moreP2P lending news for November 2017

XIRR computation for your P2P lending portfolio

Several P2P lending sites display the XIRR (extended internal rate of return) of your portfolio. However many of them don’t provide this information. Here I will show you how to easily compute it yourself using Google Sheets. It will allow you to easily compare returns between your different P2P lending portfolios. You could also use … Read moreXIRR computation for your P2P lending portfolio

Crypto20 ICO : investing in crypto-currencies

So, finally, Crypto20 ICO will be my entry point to the scary world of crypto-currencies. I’ve been interested in this topic for a while, but never dared to start investing. There were several reasons to this : a lack of trust towards most platforms, the apparent complexity of crypto-currencies world, and finally the crazy rise … Read moreCrypto20 ICO : investing in crypto-currencies