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19th Feb 2020

ISAs have been around for over 20 years now, with the first ISAs having been introduced in 1999.  In 2016, the Innovative Finance ISA became the newest form of ISA, providing lenders with another opportunity to earn tax-free returns on their ...

31st Jan 2020

Aesop's fables have been used to help teach children lessons and morals for hundreds of years. We have a look at what lenders and platforms within the P2P lending industry can learn from Aesop's story about the Lion, The Ass and the Fox. For those of you unfamiliar ...

26th Nov 2019

As of the 9th December 2019 all regulated P2P platforms will be required to ensure that all lenders on their platforms complete an appropriateness test. Find out more about what this means for you. 2019 has been a challenging year for P2P lending platforms and the F...

23rd Oct 2019

Risk. It’s a word that you’ll see plastered over many investment sites, documents and posters (if properly prepared. Regulators worry about investors misunderstanding risk. But its actually the relationship between risk and reward that investors need to understand...&nb...

Keeping our lenders informed is something we take very seriously at rebuildingsociety.com. In addition to our Lender Education blog category, which features articles dedicated to providing information about various aspects of our platform, we have also created a Lender Info ...

6th Jun 2019

If you follow news on P2P lending you may be aware that over the last few years the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA have been carrying out a review of the Peer-to-peer and crowdfunding (equity sectors. Since publishing their first rules in 2014, the industry has seen signi...

3rd Jun 2019

We're introducing a small, yet significant feature to the secondary market. Normally when a microloan is sold from one lender to another, the deal is done. Now, vendors may guarantee to buy them back, if a business fails to repay by more than 60 days, in exchange for a prem...

28th Jan 2019

We’re making changes to the look and feel of the website. One of the areas that you’ve told us you want to see change, is the lender dashboard. You’ve told us that you would like a more visual representation of your investments and use of the platform. We’ve been lis...

11th Jan 2019

We know that many of you are already savvy investors and many savers know about ISAs. However, our lender base is made up of a variety of different people with varying levels of experience and understanding, so we thought we'd write a short informative piece on ISAs to help ...