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  1. Take advantage of flexible IsasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MoneyWeek

    ... without it affecting your Isa allowance. Finally, you can also open a flexible peer-to-peer lending Isa. For example, Zopa's flexible innovative finance Isa (IFIsa) advertises annual returns of up to 4.5%, depending on your level of risk. Just ...

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  2. Zopa CEO on lender freeze: Popular restaurants don't 'put on more tables, they take reservations'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The CEO of peer-to-peer lending business Zopa has rejected claims the business is struggling to attract borrowers, saying the platform is still growing lending volumes by as much as 50%. Zopa stopped accepting new money in December 2016, amid high demand to lend over its platform.

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  3. Would you trust the bank offering loans on horse boxes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Daily Mail

    ... as soon as they hit their target amount, they cut the rate and drop down the league table. More are in the pipeline. Zopa and CivilisedBank plan to launch accounts next year, while Tandem Bank is buying Harrods Bank. Typically, the UK Financial ...

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  4. Would you trust the bank offering loans on horse boxes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | This Is Money

    ... as soon as they hit their target amount, they cut the rate and drop down the league table. More are in the pipeline. Zopa and CivilisedBank plan to launch accounts next year, while Tandem Bank is buying Harrods Bank. Typically, the UK Financial ...

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  5. Daily Briefing: Softbank's a 820m bet on Roivant hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Daily Mail

    ... its defences, after it revealed last week that it was hit by a serious cyber attack in 2016. Peer-to-peer lender Zopa plans to start accepting investors' cash again later this year following a six-month pause. Swiss lender UBS has threatened to move ...

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  6. One chart shows the European fintech investment boom: But there may...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Delivery , Caviar and Fastbite in order to enter the meal delivery market. At the same time, fintech companies like Zopa have sought banking licenses in order to grow, rather than build whole new products. Meanwhile, global financial institutions ...

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  7. UK fintech investment hits $1bn in H1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    ... led the funding round alongside investors such as Temasek from Singapore. The business lent 1.1bn in 2016. In June Zopa another peer-to-peer lender raised 32m from Indian investor Wadhawan Global Capital and European venture capital fund Northzone. ...

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  8. 'Financial wellbeing' startup Neyber raises 21 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    ... despite the uncertainty caused by Brexit. Neyber is WGC's second investment in the UK fintech sector, following Zopa. Quayle Munro (www.quaylemunro.com) advised Neyber and WGC was advised by Altamount Capital (www.altamountcapital.com), on their ...

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  9. Tech Banker: European fintechs are 'valued too highly' and consolidation is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... years of performance for their 'cash value' to catch up to the financing round valuations. "Whether it's TransferWise, Zopa, Revolut or a myriad of others, financing valuations have raced ahead of these companies' value based on revenue and ...

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  10. A quarter of Brits want to borrow half of their incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... The best deal you will find on loans up to A 5,000 is 4.4 per cent from peer-to-peer provider Ratesetter . Followed by Zopa at 5.3 per cent and Lending Works at 5.9 per cent. Loans on larger amounts (over A 15,000) typically also tend to come with ...

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  11. Fintech startup Wellesley & Co lent A 1.7 million to its aristocrat founder to invest in the businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... lur the lines between P2P and savings accounts, and cloud the true risks associated with the investment. RateSetter and Zopa, two of the UK's biggest P2P platforms, have since closed their

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  12. London reinforcing grip on being 'tech capital' of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | This Is Money

    ... companies, who are changing the way we interact with money. Peer-to-peer lending marketplaces Funding Circle and Zopa received a combined total of A 114million while digital bank Monzo scored A 22million. Meanwhile, virtual reality startup ...

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  13. London reinforcing grip on being 'tech capital' of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... companies, who are changing the way we interact with money. Peer-to-peer lending marketplaces Funding Circle and Zopa received a combined total of A 114million while digital bank Monzo scored A 22million. Meanwhile, virtual reality startup ...

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  14. London tech scene shrugs off Brexit fears as record levels of capital roll inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    ... deals for the virtual reality start-up Improbable (A 388m) and London-based fintech companies Funding Circle (A 82m), Zopa (A 32m) and Monzo (A 22m). London also continues to dominate the European investment landscape, with further analysis of the ...

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  15. The UK remains Europe's tech hotspot as VC deals rise despite Brexit voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Neowin.net

    ... deals include a 388 million investment made by Japanese Softbank in a virtual simulation start-up , and a deal from Zopa and Monzo. Data shows that private equity investment in the technology sector is at its highest level on record. Brexit might ...

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  16. London 'tech capital of Europe' following record investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... or Amsterdam. The firms behind the investment inflows range from fintech companies such as Funding Circle (82 million), Zopa (32 million) and Monzo (22 million), to virtual reality start-up Improbable (388 million). Herman Narula, chief executive of ...

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  17. Peer to Peer Lending Market Expected to Reach $460,312 Million, Globally, by 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | SBWire

    ... are the major factors that drive the market growth. Global players such as LendingClub Limited, Prosper. Inc., and Zopa have come up with user friendly online lending platforms to cater to customers and expand their market share. Additionally, these ...

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  18. Fintech50: London retains crown as fintech capital of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Aurora Era-Banner

    ... Post Quantum and 10xBanking. Another 10 startups were named to the Fintech50 Hall of Fame, including Transferwise, Zopa, Funding Circle and WorldRemit. Fintech in the UK has continued to defy Brexit fears, with financial giant Barclays recently ...

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  19. Zopa to build new challenger bank from development centre in BarcelonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    The new hub will initially focus on building the technology to support the launch of Zopa's next generation bank and developers will work on developing payment gateways, credit card processing, and deposit systems. Zopa's Chief Technology Officer, Ronen Benchetrit, commented: "As one of the world's first fintech businesses, we pride ourselves on our approach to technology and product delivery.

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  20. FinTech50: London continues to dominate European sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Finextra Research news

    ... year's EBAday in Dublin. Some of the biggest names in the industry - including Adyen, eToro, iZettle, Transferwise and Zopa - have been shunted off from the main list to a 'Hall of Fame', while a 'Hot Ten' of up-and-comers to keep an eye on includes ...

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