My favorite crowd-lending platforms – March 2019 update

Changes overview My previous post about my favorite platforms was published in August 2018. As many new platforms appeared and a lot has changed since, it’s time for another update ! The main change since last summer is overall decreased rates for peer-to-peer loans, while at the same time several new platforms provide business and … Read moreMy favorite crowd-lending platforms – March 2019 update

Crowd-lending portfolio review for February 2019

Website changes​​ I had very little time to work on the website in February, and even the Facebook page for Alternative Investments saw very few updates. Noteworthy changes in the crowdlending world In case you missed them, here’s a summary of the important news you should be aware of. Crowdestor The platform has created a … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for February 2019

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 Special offer Disclosure Kuetzal’s overview Kuetzal is a crowdlending platform for business and real-estate projects. Most investments yield interest rates … Read moreKuetzal review

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

Table of contents Iuvo's overview My opinion on Iuvo Detailed ratings Iuvo's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my Iuvo portfolio Iuvo's competitors Iuvo's facts and figures Disclosure Iuvo’s overview Iuvo is a marketplace for peer-to-peer loans. If the interest rates up to 15% seem to be … Read moreIuvo review : great P2P platform, weak buyback guarantee

My favorite crowd-lending platforms – August 2018 update

This article is outdated ! Read at your own risk 🙂 I’ve written an update in March 2019; readers are strongly advised to proceed to my updated list of favorite crowd-lending platforms. I keep this article online mostly for future reference. Changes overview I already published an article listing my favorite platforms a few months … Read moreMy favorite crowd-lending platforms – August 2018 update

Default risk : what if the borrower doesn’t pay ?

The #1 risk when investing in loans A borrower who doesn’t reimburse the loans is obviously the greatest risk when investing in P2P loans or through real-estate or business crowdfunding. In this article, we’ll examine the possible outcomes, based on real-life situations. Loans covered by a buyback guarantee Most P2P lending platforms offer loans covered … Read moreDefault risk : what if the borrower doesn’t pay ?

Robocash review

Robocash's loans list

Table of contents Robocash's overview My opinion on Robocash Detailed ratings Robocash's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my Robocash portfolio Robocash's competitors Robocash's facts and figures Disclosure Robocash’s overview Through Robocash, you can invest mostly in very short-term (one month) personal loans, yielding 12% annually. They … Read moreRobocash review

DoFinance review : P2P lending made extra-easy

Table of contents DoFinance's overview My opinion on DoFinance Detailed ratings DoFinance's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my DoFinance portfolio DoFinance's competitors DoFinance's facts and figures Disclosure DoFinance’s overview DoFinance provides a rather innovative offer, perfect for those who want an extra-easy P2P investment with a … Read moreDoFinance review : P2P lending made extra-easy

Swaper review

Table of contents Swaper's overview My opinion on Swaper Detailed ratings Swaper's pros & cons Loans characteristics Platforms features Website's ease of use Actual performance of my Swaper portfolio Swaper's competitors Swaper's facts and figures Disclosure Swaper’s overview Swaper allows to invest in short-term loans (one month) offering a buyback guarantee. As such, it’s a … Read moreSwaper review