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This week in Alternative Finance

This week in Alternative Finance open in webbrowser There have been a number of exciting developments in the p2p space this week. First and foremost, a groundbreaking partnership between Funding Circle and Santander was unveiled. The arrangement will operate as a reciprocal referral system – and will...

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AltFiNews letter

This week in Alternative Finance View this email in your browser Welcome to the AltFiNews Letter! Firstly, a reminder that individual tickets are now on sale for the AltFi Awards at a Super Early Bird rate of £250 each. We also have a limited time 3 for 2...

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The AltFiNews Letter

Welcome to the AltFiNews Letter! The major news this past week has been the mounting excitement over an SME referral system that now appears to be on the cusp of realization. It’s believed that the legislation forcing banks to refer businesses that they reject for loans...

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QuidCycle to Revolutionize Debt Management Ethically sound peer-to-peer lender to challenge payday loans companies

QuidCycle to Revolutionize Debt Management
Ethically sound peer-to-peer lender to challenge payday loans companies

By AltFinanceNews on 28th November 2013An ethical peer-to-peer lending company – QuidCycle – is giving hope to families trapped in spiralling debt.
Growing frustration at profit-driven financial products and institutions led founder Frank Mukahanana to create QuidCycle. Mukahanana believes the customer-focused model will ultimately render payday loans companies obsolete.

New Crowdfunding Platform Takes Flight

The London Entrepreneurial Exchange (E2Exchange), headed by Sir Richard Branson, is behind the launch. The platform is called Ice Dragons – and will connect high-quality, ambitious start-ups with high net-worth investors. It is being delivered in partnership with the Welsh Innovation Centre for Enterprise (ICE). E2Exchange...

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