Crowd-lending portfolio review for July 2020

Website changes Again, I didn’t publish any portfolio report last month 🙁 However, I’ve updated several reviews to bring them up-to-date. Noteworthy news from the crowdlending world Two more platforms are likely to be added to the already long list of platforms gone rogue. Looking at the bright side, most likely scams are now confirmed, … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for July 2020

Real-estate and business crowdfunding platforms

An much reduced number of P2B platforms In early 2020, many platforms offering P2B (peer-to-business) loans proved to be scams : Kuetzal disappeared first in January, shortly followed by Envestio. The bad news weren’t over for investors as in April, Monethera announced its wind-down, followed by Grupeer. With two additional platforms currently in my blacklist, … Read more Real-estate and business crowdfunding platforms

Crowdestor review

Crowdestor’s overview Crowdestor offers real-estate and business loans. Their interest rates are usually in the 14%-20% range, for durations varying from one to two years. A partial buyback guarantee A buyback guarantee is a guarantee provided by the platform or a loan originator. If repayment of a loan is delayed by more than a given delay … Read more Crowdestor review

P2P lending platforms comparison

Peer-to-peer marketplaces in a nutshell While 2018 saw marketplaces for real-estate and business loans gain a lot of traction, P2P loans are still the most obvious way to invest in loans. Moreover, as in early 2020 several P2B (peer-to-business) platforms proved to be scams, I expect that many investors will return to less risky, more … Read more P2P lending platforms comparison