Moncera review

Moncera’s overview Moncera offers medium and long-term P2P loans, with interest rates from 10% to 12.5%. A buyback guarantee is provided by the loan originator. My opinion on Moncera I appreciate the opportunity to build a diversified portfolio by investing directly in loans from a reliable originator without using . As such, Moncera is a … Read more Moncera review

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

Lendermarket review

Excerpt of the loans listing at Lendermarket

Lendermarket’s overview Lendermarket allows to invest in short-term individual loans yielding 14% annually; they’re secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on Lendermarket Thanks to 14% interest rates, very reliable loan originators and a simple but effective website, Lendermarket’s offer is very appealing. Detailed ratings Actual performance My Lendermarket portfolio hasn’t reached its full potential … Read more Lendermarket review

PeerBerry review

PeerBerry's loans list

PeerBerry’s overview PeerBerry allows to invest in individual loans, with interest rates around 10%. These loans are secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on PeerBerry Thanks to the large selection of reliable loan originators A loan originator is the firm that originally provides the loan to the borrower. They usually lend a small percent … Read more PeerBerry review

Viventor review

A sample of Viventor's loans

Viventor’s overview is a P2P marketplace offering loans with interest rates up to 16%, for durations between one month and five years. Most of them are secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on Viventor I was initially thrilled by Viventor’s high interest rates as well as by the website’s great ergonomics. Unfortunately, after more … Read more Viventor review

Bondster review

An excerpt of Bondster's loans list

Bondster’s overview is a P2P marketplace; the individual Euro loans currently offer an annual interest rate up to 13.5%, for a duration between one month and one year. In addition to these, the platform also features a few real-estate and business loans, but they’re less interesting. My opinion on Bondster While ‘s interest rates are … Read more Bondster review

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

Robocash review

Robocash’s overview Through Robocash, investors can invest mostly in very short-term (one month) personal loans or in longer-term commercial loans, yielding 12% annually. All loans on the platform come with a buyback guarantee which triggers after one month. My opinion on Robocash After the September, 1st interest rates decrease, Robocash now offer rates lower than … Read more Robocash 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

Swaper review

Swaper’s overview Swaper allows to invest mostly in short-term (one month) individual loans. Loans used to yield 12% for a long time, but the interest rates were increased to 14% in March 2020. All loans are covered by a buyback guarantee. For very large portfolios (€ 5,000 or more), the interest rate is increased to a … Read more Swaper review