A short update on my p2p lending portfolio – March 2020
March has been one of the most interesting months so far in p2p lending. As the coronavirus crisis starts to show its effects in the crowdlending space, both platforms and investors are trying to adapt.
P2P lending in the time of coronavirus
March has been a crazy month for p2p lending, and not only. The full effects of the current crisis are not yet visible, and there’s a lot more to come.
Impact investing and Trine – a short review
I’ve recently become interested in socially responsible investing, or impact investing. Meaning investing in projects or companies that have a positive impact on the people and the environment.
20 platforms and 20 reasons I shouldn’t invest in p2p lending
I’ll use this article as a good exercise to verbalize the things I don’t like about each p2p lending platform I’m invested in, and why I shouldn’t be invested in, if I was in my right mind.
Crowdlending portfolio updates – February 2020
I love writing here, and it also helps me understand my investing decisions. I’ll compensate for the lack of activity by spending a bit more time now and analyze my crowdlending portfolio.
Panic in the Baltics
January has been an interesting month for the Baltics p2p lending platforms. And not in a good way. A feature that attracted investors in the first place, an early buyback with a fee, proves to be an Achille’s heel for a series of crowdlending platforms.
November analysis of my crowdlending portfolio
My November earnings almost reached 300 EUR (288), 22 EUR more than the previous month’s earnings. It’s not really an important step, as with my current spending habits it would only cover a 3rd of my expenses, but it’s still a step I want to cross.
A starter guide to Investly and invoice financing
Investly is one of the few European p2p lending platforms that deal only with invoice financing. While it’s not a new platform, being launched in 2015, I’ve only recently started investing in it.
Bondster p2p lending platform – quick review
Bondster is a p2p lending marketplace from the Czech Republic, offering 13% returns to its investors. It acts as an intermediary between lending companies (loan originators) and investors.
A Monethera review after 6 months
Monethera is the newest player in p2p business lending town. You can invest in real estate projects, business loans, green energy, logistics or technology companies and earn up to 22% per year in interest.