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  1. Amazon loans will really shake up the banking industryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

    ... too long - but it's really happening now: the traditional banking industry is being properly disrupted. Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has been growing fast, as has crowd funding. Scores of 'challenger banks' are finally getting their hands on banking ...

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  2. Peer-to-Peer carsharing market will grow as legal regulations are relaxedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Traditional P2P CSOs are beginning to diversify their business models by expanding their service offerings to provide airport and train station rentals. Growth of P2P carsharing is underpinned by the growth of the sharing economy.

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  3. Need to hit friends up for cash? There's an app for thatRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WALA

    ... mobile payments, Square and PayPal have built up their own services, and banks have their own person-to-person, or P2P, services The services, which are free or charge a nominal fee, don't make much money. PayPal's soon-to-be CEO Dan Schulman said ...

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  4. Music piracy is down but still very much in playRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SiliconValley.com

    Apple's biggest rival when it launches its $10-a-month streaming music service on Tuesday might not be Spotify or Tidal, but piracy. About a fifth of Internet users around the world continue to regularly access sites offering copyright infringing music, according to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.

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  5. Japan's ISPs agree to ban P2P piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2008 | ZDNet

    Four of Japan's largest Internet provider organizations have come to an agreement with copyright holders on how to tackle the illegal file trading on P2P networks. Comprised of about 1000 major and smaller Japanese Internet providers, the four organizations agreed to target flagrant copyright violators by first warning them and then banning them if their behavior doesn't change.

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  6. Seventh guilty plea in Minnesota child porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KIMT

    He had been charged with 24 child porn crimes. Federal prosecutors say McGinley first admitted only to using peer-to-peer file-sharing programs to collect and share sexually explicit images of children.

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  7. SHANGHAI: Online funds tempting investorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    ... platform also has 185 million registered users. But money market funds are not the only products on offer. The P2P lending sector has mushroomed with the boom in smart technology. Last year, there were about 1,200 Chinese P2P lending companies, ...

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  8. DirectMoney set to float July 7 after responding to ASIC queryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... because its technology allows it to keep overheads low. Mr Porges declined to comment. In an interview in March, he said P2P lending would "do to the personal loan market in Australia what Aussie did to the mortgage market". DirectMoney has already ...

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  9. World Of Warcraft Gold Farming - Quick TipsRead the original story

    Sunday | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    ... tabs individually - you need to simply be in trade chat at accurate time! The second way to buy pc game download is unit P2P service providers. P2P are peer-to-peer file sharing networks where users can share images. Due to many copyright ...

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  10. Here's what happened in payments this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of the pain points consumers have when taking out a loan. This could also erase some of the advantages peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders enjoy, like fast application decisions. However, if Credit Karma's new platform incorporates both the legacy ...

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  11. Need to hit friends up for cash? Therea s an app for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... mobile payments, Square and PayPal have built up their own services, and banks have their own person-to-person, or P2P, services The services, which are free or charge a nominal fee, don't make much money. PayPal's soon-to-be CEO Dan Schulman said ...

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  12. Meet the world's biggest stock market bubble since the dot-com boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    Photo / AFP Shanghai Duolun Industry, a Chinese real estate company, managed to win over investors with a little re-branding in May. In the midst of a technology stock boom, the company decided to change its name to "P2P Financial Information Services Co." The company didn't actually develop a peer-to-peer lending business -- it just bought the domain name www.p2p.com -- but its shares jumped 10 percent anyway.

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  13. Is peer-to-peer lending a risk worth taking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Independent

    The P2P industry must do more to shake off an unjustified image of being too complex and risky for the everyday saver, says Andrew Hagger Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies There were a few eyebrows raised last week when the UK's second biggest mutual, Yorkshire building society, published its own guide to peer-to-peer lending together with some consumer research on the sector.

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  14. Are High-Net-Worth Preferences Changing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | GlobeSt.com

    ... that directly connects commercial real estate borrowers with accredited investors. The company essentially pioneered P2P lending for commercial real estate loans and has created a state-of-the-art online marketplace that enables people to invest in ...

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  15. Is the Chinese stock market bubble about to burst?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Independent

    ... with a little re-branding in May. In the midst of a boom for technology stocks, the company changed its name to "P2P Financial Information Service Co". The company hasn't actually developed a peer-to-peer lending business - it just bought the domain ...

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  16. A light in the darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Economist

    ... Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV), which regulates the industry, gave its first licence to a peer-to-peer (P2P) lender, Kubo.Financiero, which aims to provide loans to microbusinesses such as mom-and-pop grocery stores, funded by anyone with ...

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  17. Soldier gets seven months in jail for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Brandon Sun

    A CFBa SShilo soldier who pleaded guilty to possessing digital child pornography was sentenced to seven months in jail in a Brandon courthouse yesterday. While the quantity of the images and videos wasn't deemed "remarkable" by the Crown, Justice Robert Cummings said the content was "aggravating."

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  18. Research and Markets: Strategic Analysis ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Financial Mirror

    This research service offers a strategic insight into the peer-to-peer carsharing market, with snapshots of the emerging business models associated with traditional and P2P carsharing. The study examines the growth of carsharing from 2013, and provides growth forecasts for membership, number of vehicles, and revenue in North America and Europe until 2025.

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  19. Kansas Ridesharing Regulatory Fight Freezes Uber OperationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Heartland Institute

    ... advisor for The Heartland Institute, which publishes Budget & Tax News , says government regulations on peer-to-peer (P2P) economy companies such as Uber are pushed by a coalition of crony capitalists and government busybodies. "Municipal taxi ...

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  20. Berlin's CareerFoundry Raises Seed Round To Expand Its P2P TechEd PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | TechCrunch

    Where General Assembly got a reputation for technology education in an offline-teaching environment, last year CareerFoundry out of Berlin launched an online, customisable training platform for vocational tech skills for engineers, new employees and startups. The idea was that it remained a peer-to-peer environment where people would teach each other.

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