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

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 … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for August 2018

Crowd-lending portfolio review for July 2018

Overview of the month While little happened in the recent months, July was definitively different. Changes at Mintos, where the leading originator Mogo greatly decreased interest rates for new loans and bought back old loans were rather disruptive. Apart from a few loans from GetBucks, it’s currently hard to get more than 11.5% interest rate … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for July 2018

Crowd-lending portfolio review for June 2018

Overview of the month June was another quiet month. I kept on withdrawing money from Omaraha and Bondora; these sums were invested in Grupeer, Crowdestor and Envestio. Website changes I published an in-depth comparison of real-estate and business crowdfunding platforms. If you want to diversify your portfolio and aim at higher returns, this guide should … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for June 2018

Crowd-lending portfolio review for May 2018

Overview of the month Just like last month, the main change in my crowd-lending portfolio is the transfer of funds from Omaraha and Bondora to Grupeer. Website changes Well, quite a lot of things happened, as you may have realized ! Lat month I created Alternative Investments’ Facebook page; I encourage you to check it … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for May 2018

P2P lending portfolio review for April 2018

Overview of the month April was another quiet month for my P2P lending portfolio. I withdrew some more funds from my Omaraha’s portfolio as it’s getting harder and harder to invest there, and managed to withdraw some money from Bondora. Website changes I didn’t have time to update many articles, but finally started Alternative Investment’s … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for April 2018

P2P lending portfolio review for March 2018

Overview of the month It’s time for changes ! I finally decided to stop investing in Bondora, as I’m totally unsatisfied by the ever-decreasing returns. The two available options were either selling my portfolio, or stopping the portfolio manager. As I’m not in a hurry to get my funds back, I chose the latter option, … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for March 2018

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

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

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