Archive for October, 2013

Crowdfunding regulation

There are a number of different crowdfunding business models, however the FCA’s rules relate only to loan-based crowdfunding (peer-to-peer lending) and equity investment-based crowdfunding. Loan-based crowdfunding platforms Consumers willing to lend money to companies through peer-to-peer crowdfunding websites will receive […]

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The astl conference

Following the successful Association of Short Term Lenders (astl) conference last week, Bridging Advisor's Jason McGee-Abe depicts the main highlights from the inaugural event, which saw bridging presentations read more »

FCA’s MMR – The clock is ticking

In light of the FCA setting out its vision for the regulation of consumer credit, we took a look at what the key proposals will involve: The Financial Conduct
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Who’s lending in Scotland?

The Scottish Government has launched a Help to Buy scheme in response to the UK’s strategy. With an influx of lenders and an increase in borrowing, it seems read more »