Posts filed under: P2PFANews

P2PFA announces new standard for calculating default rates

London, 18 June 2014 The Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA) today announced a further measure to improve standards in the peer to peer lending market. In future, all P2PFA members will calculate defaults on their loans in a standard way, helping...
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P2PFA 1st Quarter 2014 Data

London, 11 April 2014 Peer-to-peer Finance sector annual growth more than doubles. A report published by the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA) shows that cumulative lending at the end of first quarter in 2014 hit £1.207 billion compared to just £491...
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FCA to Regulate P2P Lending from 1st April

London, 6 March 2014 Peer-to-Peer Finance Association welcomes FCA Regulation The Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA) today welcomed the Financial Conduct Authority‘s (FCA) statement on the regulatory approach to crowdfunding over the internet, and the promotion of non-readily realisable securities by...
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MarketInvoice joins the P2PFA

Tuesday 4th March 2014 MarketInvoice, Europe’s first and largest online invoice trading platform, has today joined the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association. Founded in 2011, MarketInvoice provides UK SME businesses with fast, flexible and hassle free access to working capital. Investors agree...
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T&C of P2PFA survey

Terms and Conditions: The “Promoter” is the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association. 1. The closing date for entries is 23.59hrs on 12 February 2015. Any entries received after this date will not be entered into the competition. 2. No purchase necessary. 3....
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P2P Sector more than doubles in 2013

London, 3 February 2014 Figures released today show that peer-to-peer lending (P2P) in the UK increased by 121 per cent during 2013. A report published by the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA) shows that cumulative lending at the end of quarter...
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P2PFA welcomes FCA consultation on regulation

London, 24th October 2013 Commenting on the FCA’s consultation on Peer-to-Peer Lending and CrowdFunding, Christine Farnish, Chair of the Peer-to-Peer Financial Association (P2PFA) said: ‘We welcome today’s consultation by the FCA on the new regulatory regime for peer to peer lending...
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Christine Farnish to head up P2PFA

London, 17th December 2012 The Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA), the trade body representing leading UK peer-to-peer finance businesses, has today appointed Christine Farnish as its Chair. It is the first independent appointment by the P2PFA, with Farnish taking over from...
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Peer-to-Peer Finance Association welcomes Government endorsement

26th March 2012: The P2P Finance Association, the trade body representing leading UK peer-to-peer (P2P) financial businesses, has today welcomed Government approval of the Association’s Rules and Operating Principles. These Principles, which Association members have to adhere to, set out...
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P2PFA response to Quakle Closure

In response to the news that startup peer-to-peer lender ‘Quakle’ has closed, Chairman of the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association Giles Andrews said: “Quakle was not a member of the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association. We spoke to them about joining but they said...
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