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Online Lenders Woo Students and Homebuyers

Shindy Chen | Posted 12.07.2016 | Technology
Shindy Chen

As marketplace lending reaches a tipping point, the biggest companies must figure out how to differentiate themselves.

Report: The New Rules of the Collaborative Economy, 2015 Data on the Rise of Sharing

Jeremiah Owyang | Posted 10.07.2016 | Business
Jeremiah Owyang

The collaborative economy is an economic movement where common technologies enable people to get the goods and services they need from each other, peer to peer, instead of buying from established corporations.

P2P Lending Is Not Dead

Jorge Newbery | Posted 06.08.2015 | Business
Jorge Newbery

A short while ago, I pronounced P2P lending dead. Annihilated. Massacred by Wall Street bankers. Choked by a Black Rock. Then, I heard from Dara Albright, co-founder of LendIt, the largest peer-to-peer lending conference in the world.

P2P Lending Is Dead

Jorge Newbery | Posted 04.22.2015 | Business
Jorge Newbery

First, disco bit the dust. Then, punk rock keeled over. Now, peer-to-peer lending has been annihilated. Who murdered P2P? Wall Street.

5 Perks of Peer-To-Peer Lending

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.28.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Searching for an alternative to traditional financing? Or maybe you're looking for a new way to invest your money? If so, peer-to-peer lending could be exactly what you need.

Zidisha vs. Kiva Zip

Julia Kurnia | Posted 07.19.2014 | Impact
Julia Kurnia

Note: this article is authored by the founder of Zidisha. The information about Kiva Zip is taken from public sources, and does not necessarily expre...

About to Send a Donation? Think Twice

Julia Kurnia | Posted 07.18.2014 | Impact
Julia Kurnia

Beware: the handout approach to development assistance is back in fashion. The rationale behind the handout approach seems straightforward enough: ...

Not Your Mother's Microfinance

Julia Kurnia | Posted 11.26.2013 | Impact
Julia Kurnia

Forward-thinking small business owners across the developing world are turning to the online space as an alternative source of small business loans. ...