Crowd-lending portfolio review for December 2018

Website changes​​ As my previous portfolio’s review was published extremely late, not a lot has changed on Alternative Investments. The most noticeable change is the addition of a table of contents to several articles. Individual platforms performance​​ December was once more a quiet month for my loans portfolio. Returns are globally stable and basically very … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for December 2018

Kuetzal review

Kuetzal's "Velox Latvija" project

Table of contents Kuetzal's overview My opinion on Kuetzal Detailed ratings Kuetzal's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my Kuetzal portfolio Kuetzal's competitors Kuetzal's facts and figures Disclosure Kuetzal’s overview Kuetzal is a crowdlending platform for business and real-estate projects. Most investments yield interest rates higher than … Read moreKuetzal review

Crowd-lending portfolio review for November 2018

Website changes Christmas is nearly there and I still didn’t publish my portfolio’s review for November ! I’m afraid Santa will consider I’ve been real, real naughty. So, in order to try and appease him, here it is ! I also finally took the time to complete and publish Iuvo’s review. While I appreciated the … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for November 2018

Fast Invest review

An excerpt of Fast Invest's Euro loans

Table of contents Fast Invest's overview My opinion on Fast Invest Detailed ratings Fast Invest's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my Fast Invest portfolio Fast Invest's competitors Fast Invest's facts and figures Disclosure Fast Invest’s overview Fast Invest is a platform offering to invest in loans … Read moreFast Invest review

Iuvo review : great P2P platform, weak buyback guarantee

Iuvo’s overview Iuvo is a marketplace for peer-to-peer loans. If the interest rates up to 15% seem to be very interesting, there’s a catch : indeed, only the principal is covered by the buyback guarantee. Visit Iuvo’s website My opinion on Iuvo In spite of the restricted buyback guarantee, current returns for my Iuvo portfolio … Read moreIuvo review : great P2P platform, weak buyback guarantee

Crowd-lending portfolio review for October 2018

Website changes​ I published an article that’s not directly related to peer-to-peer lending : Cyclo touring South-East Asia – One year on the road.While cyclo-touring may not be for everyone, there are two key aspects I want to emphasize :Having a goal is a great way to motivate oneself to save more. As advertising more … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for October 2018

Crowd-lending portfolio review for September 2018

Website changes​ Several changes happened on Alternative Investments’ website : I finally took the time to update Bondora‘s review There’s a new article on easy ways to invest : one-click investing. It compares DoFinance, Bondora’s Go & Grow and Mintos predefined strategies I funded an account at EstateGuru and wrote the review of this real-estate … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for September 2018

EstateGuru review

Collateral for one of EstateGuru's bridge loans

Table of contents EstateGuru's overview My opinion on EstateGuru Detailed ratings EstateGuru's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my EstateGuru portfolio EstateGuru's competitors EstateGuru's facts and figures Disclosure EstateGuru’s overview EstateGuru focuses on real-estate loans. The projects are rather conservative, usually yielding around 11% for durations of … Read moreEstateGuru review

Crowd-lending portfolio review for August 2018

Overview of the month After the drama of Mogo’s lowered interest rates at Mintos in July, August was business as usual. My returns at most platforms are slightly down or stable; the exceptions are Crowdestor and Envestio, which are starting to produce realistic returns. Website changes Will I ever update Bondora’s review ? It’s honestly … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for August 2018

One-click investing : P2P loans the easy way !

The drawbacks of P2P loans marketplaces Investing in loans may be confusing at first. As highlighted in our documentation, an essential part of the investment process is determining your investor’s profile. Which kind of loans do you want to invest in ? For how long ? And even more important, how much risk are you … Read moreOne-click investing : P2P loans the easy way !