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Lending Works P2P Investment Review – A Real Experience (Updated February 2019)

By | 15th February 2019

SUMMARY: Lending Works is a relatively new player to the P2P-backed personal loans sector and looks to take on established players Ratesetter and Zopa. Combining good aspects from both platforms including a higher, fixed interest rate this seems to be a winner so far and has proved very popular with investors. Here is how Lending Works… Read More »

Vanguard Investor Asset Management Review – A Real Experience (February 2019)

By | 14th February 2019

Summary: The largest provider of mutual funds worldwide, there perhaps is perhaps not a safer counterparty to do business with when considering these types of funds. The service is demonstrably cheaper than many others, although returns can be volatile depending on the products you have chosen. The choice of products is also relatively small, although their… Read More »

Titon Holdings Runs into Korean Troubles; Posts Reduced Profit Outlook

By | 14th February 2019

Ventilation systems specialist Titon Holdings (LON:TON) today produced a rather vague update which warned that profits in its South Korean operations would be materially lower than anticipated. The markets took the predictable route out, and the shares were marked down over 30%: a very costly RNS: However, this has been a rather good micro-cap stock… Read More »

Unbolted P2P Investor Review – A Real Investing Experience (Updated February 2019)

By | 6th February 2019

Summary: Unbolted offer investors a very welcome opportunity to diversify their investment into a different class of assets: jewelry and gold, and it seems that they are alone in specialising in offering this. Unfortunately loans sizes are smaller and as such demand exceeds supply here, and in balancing the system to be fair to everyone, investments… Read More »

Wisealpha P2P Investing Platform Review – A Real-Life Experience (Updated February, 2019)

By | 4th February 2019

Summary: Wisealpha offers something a little different from most other P2P platforms in that you invest in bonds of other companies, which theoretically give rise to less risk than owning the underlying equities. However, their cut of fees is relatively large for this type of product and it may be possible to approximate a similar investment… Read More »