Welcome to Alternative Investments !

Investing in loans : our main topic

Investing in loans through peer-to-peer lending and crowd-lending platforms is the main focus of Alternative Investments.

From absolute beginners to experienced investors, our large library of documentation, guides and reviews will help you.

Learning to invest in loans

If you’re a beginner, check out our extensive documentation. It will explain everything you need to know from scratch.

In our gentle introduction to investing in loans, we’ll start by explaining basic concepts, and gradually introduce more advanced topics essential to investing safely.

Selecting the right platforms to invest in loans

Several platforms allow to invest in loans in a straightforward way, usually by choosing the desired returns. This is especially recommended for beginner investors, who’ll enjoy an interesting performance without any hassle.

Investing in individual loans is usually very easy, and generally less risky than real-estate or business loans. However, choosing between the many P2P loans marketplaces available may be a daunting task. Our detailed comparison will help us make up your mind !

Real-estate and business loans are often (but not always) more speculative than individual loans; the extra risk is of course rewarded by increased returns. Here we compare many competing platforms, which often look alike at first glance.

Can’t make up your mind between individual and business/real-estate loans ? Here’s a short list of my favorite platforms.

Note that for diversification’s sake, we encourage you to browse the reviews anyway at a later time !

Alternative Investments features an extensive list of reviews. If you know precisely which kind of loans you want to invest in, our filterable list of reviews will allow you to easily find which platforms match your criteria !