British Muslims own many of our SMEs. They also run charitable and educational projects. Halal crowdfunding is an important and necessary development for Muslims around the world. We look at a new report on the issues raised.
Submitted by Another Crowd on Sat, 15/07/2017 - 2:00pm
Zopa was the UK's first peer-to-peer lender and the UK has collectively lent ten billion pounds. £2bn was lent in the first half of 2017. We must be doing something right. We join OrcaMoney for the celebrations.
Submitted by Another Crowd on Fri, 14/07/2017 - 6:30pm
Millions of UK savers lend money to SMEs, and who benefits? The banks. Peer-to-peer lending puts more of the wealth in the hands of borrowers and lenders, but also more of the risk. How do we persuade people that the risks are worth taking?