Crowd-lending portfolio review for July 2019

Website changes Like last month, I spent a lot of time working on the back-end of both Alternative Investments and Tonifier votre épargne. While there’s not much visible change on the reviews, I had the time to update and complete several of them (, , , , and ).I’ve also decreased a few ratings, notably … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for July 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for June 2019

Website changes In spite of a sometimes capricious internet connection, I managed to publish two new reviews. In addition, I have decreasing ratings for several platforms (Robocash, Swaper and Bondora); more rating changes should follow. Finally, I resumed working on the back-end of the site in order to improve reviews layout; expect small changes in … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for June 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for May 2019

Website changes In May, I published not one but two reviews ! FinBee The long-awaited review of FinBee is finally here ! While I appreciate the platform, I’m still searching for the optimal auto-invest configuration; my current returns are slightly below my expectations. Flender I also reviewed Flender, a crowdlending platform financing Irish SMEs. In … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for May 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for April 2019

Website changes I found the time to publish a new review. True to my tradition of not reviewing platforms in a chronological order, it’s a platform I didn’t mention previously : Bondster. This peer-to-peer lending platform looks like a great complement to Mintos; for beginners, it’s much more easier to use so it could be … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for April 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for March 2019

Website changes I updated many articles, mostly reviews of business and real-estate crowd-lending platforms. I especially tried to clarify the conditions of buyback guarantee. Noteworthy changes in the crowdlending world In case you missed them, here’s a summary of the important news you should be aware of. Kuetzal This Spring every new Kuetzal investor has … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for March 2019

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

Crowd-lending portfolio review for January 2019

Website changes​​ In January, the main addition to the website were Kuetzal and Ekassa reviews.I already mentionned Kuetzal last month; it’s a business crowd-lending platform similar to Envestio or Crowdestor. Ekassa offers a very simple way to invest in peer-to-peer loans, with simpler terms than DoFinance.Both are definitively worth a look; Ekassa is more geared … Read moreCrowd-lending portfolio review for January 2019

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

Kuetzal’s overview Kuetzal is a crowdlending platform for business and real-estate projects. Loans commonly yield interest rates higher than 15%, for duration of one year and more. Most of them are secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on Kuetzal For investors who can accept to take some risks by investing in speculative loans, Kuetzal … Read moreKuetzal review