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Sharestates Reports $500 Million in Originations. Adds Auto Invest Tool for Real Estate Investors

Sharestates Reports 0 Million in Originations. Adds Auto Invest Tool for Real Estate Investors Sharestates, an online real estate investment marketplace, has topped a major milestone: $500 million in loan originations for real estate investment. Sharestates predicts it will surpass $1 billion in real estate loans before the end of 2017. The announcement was joined […]

Assetz Capital Announces New Investment Account Secured by Property

Assetz Capital Announces New Investment Account Secured by Property New account has a capped target return of 5.50% gross per annum. P2P lender Assetz Capital has announced a new investment account, or “Property Secured Investment Account,” that is designed to allow individuals to invest automatically in property-backed loans. Assetz Capital said these loans will… Read […]

Zopa Establishes Development Center in Barcelona

Zopa Establishes Development Center in Barcelona Peer to peer lender Zopa has established a development center in Barcelona, Spain. The new tech hub is said to initially focus on building the platform that will launch the next generation digital bank.  This will include deposit systems, credit card processing, payment gateways and… Read More The post […]

Senior Chinese Official Says Bitcoin and Ethereum are of National Interest

Senior Chinese Official Says Bitcoin and Ethereum are of National Interest Yao Qian, the Deputy Director of the Science and Technology Department at the People’s Bank of China, China’s central bank, recently authored an extensive report on digital currencies. In the report, Yao Qian highlights many of the advantages and disadvantages of digital currencies, focusing […]

Australian P2P Lender Credit Crowd Joins Blockchain Lending Platform Othera

Australian P2P Lender Credit Crowd Joins Blockchain Lending Platform Othera It was announced recently that Australia-based P2P lender, Credit Crowd, has joined Othera’s Blockchain Lending Platform and Digital Asset Trading Exchange. By joining Othera’s platform, Credit Crowd is seeking to evolve its P2P lending market by digitizing the trading of P2P loans on the block chain. P2P… […]