Published on October 9, 2017

Proplend Gets Moneywise Recommendation For Experienced Investors

In a recent article titled “Peer to peer: Can you really get returns of 10%?” – Moneywise nominated Proplend as one of their ‘picks’ for experienced P2P investors. The Richmond-based P2P property lending platform recently passed £25m

Published on August 31, 2017

How Proplend Determines Lending Interest Rates

Loan interest rates reflect the credit risk of the underlying transaction – the probability of a loan defaulting. Rates are therefore representations of the creditworthiness of the underlying borrower, the security pledged and the circumstances surrounding the

Published on August 2, 2017

Proplend Extends IFISA Offering To New Customers

Proplend has been in the news this week, with P2P Finance News reporting that the property lending platform had extended the availability of its Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) to new customers. With effect from 1 August, anyone registering as a Proplend

Published on July 31, 2017

Transparency and Provision Funds – Our CEO’s Thoughts

As an active peer to peer lending participant, you’re probably aware of some negative media coverage around the wholesale lending practices of one of the UK’s biggest peer to peer platforms – as well as the potential losses resulting from those loans

Published on November 21, 2016

Time is Money – High Speed Property Investing

Benjamin Franklin coined the phrase ‘Time is money’ and this never can this ring truer within property investing. Property is a long time trusted investment asset class, we all live in flats and houses, we work in offices, we buy from shops, we socialise in pubs, restaurants, cinemas, gyms and hotels and

Published on September 16, 2016

18 Reasons To Invest In Peer To Peer Loans

6 reasons to invest in peer to peer (P2P) Loans in a long term low interest rate environment, P2P loans offer investors attractive rates of fixed rate monthly income Circumvents traditional banking system, allowing investors to lend directly to borrowers Investors able to build a diversified

Published on August 23, 2016

P2P lending – lets talk about RISK!

P2P lending – lets talk about RISK! In financial markets, the term Risk usually equates to the ‘exposure to loss,’ which is measured by decisions we make. In order to measure anything, you need a standard, or a starting point, and for risk it is called the Risk Free Rate. The Risk Free Rate is

Published on July 29, 2016

Assessing Investment Risk – Loan to Value (LTV)

Assessing Investment Risk – Loan to Value (LTV) All loan investments offered on the Proplend platform have one thing in common, they are all supported by way of a first legal charge secured against an income producing UK commercial property. Loan to value or LTV helps investors

Published on July 18, 2016

FCA Cash Savings Report

Today the FCA published their second report into interest rates on cash savings accounts. Named Sunlight Remedy, the report first published in January 2015 aims to shine a light on the rates not prominently displayed by banks, a key insight into a firms’ strategies towards their longstanding

Published on June 13, 2016

Home House P2P Property Lending Presentation 

Proplend has partnered with The Property Club to introduce you to the benefits of Peer-to-Peer Property Lending. We invite you to join us at Home House on Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 to learn why Property backed lending is one of the smartest ways to invest using a P2P Lending platform.