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How to Set Up SMART Financial Goals for 2023

Finance Tips

Have you heard of the term fresh start effect? It means you can achieve your goal easier when you start your work based on temporal landmarks. New Year is one of them. So, if you’ve decided to achieve a new financial goal, you did it at a great time. You just need the right plan…

Product Updates: Shifting to 100% Hands-off Investing

BondoraBondora

January is a time of reflection. And when we look back at the history of investing at Bondora, it’s no surprise that there’s always been one main driver behind everything we do: you, our investors. You guide us on how best to help you grow your wealth.  Back in 2008, investing with us looked very…

2022 Q4: Go & Grow Portfolio Review

Bondora

Do you want to know more about how Go & Grow works? Are you curious to know more about the underlying portfolio? Well, then, this portfolio review article is perfect for you. We’ll take a closer look at the Go & Grow 2022 Q4 portfolio distribution, the percentage division amongst loan ratings, and more interesting…

How to Set Up SMART Financial Goals for 2023

Finance Tips

Have you heard of the term fresh start effect? It means you can achieve your goal easier when you start your work based on temporal landmarks. New Year is one of them. So, if you’ve decided to achieve a new financial goal, you did it at a great time. You just need the right plan…

Product Updates: Shifting to 100% Hands-off Investing

BondoraBondora

January is a time of reflection. And when we look back at the history of investing at Bondora, it’s no surprise that there’s always been one main driver behind everything we do: you, our investors. You guide us on how best to help you grow your wealth.  Back in 2008, investing with us looked very…

2022 Q4: Go & Grow Portfolio Review

Bondora

Do you want to know more about how Go & Grow works? Are you curious to know more about the underlying portfolio? Well, then, this portfolio review article is perfect for you. We’ll take a closer look at the Go & Grow 2022 Q4 portfolio distribution, the percentage division amongst loan ratings, and more interesting…

Money Talks: 8 Wealth-related Terms You Should Know

Finance Tips

Do you feel overwhelmed by financial terms? Do you want to educate yourself and understand your finances better? Great! Here are eight wealth-related terms you should know to help boost your financial and investment knowledge. Term 1: Inflation Inflation is a price increase that translates into a decrease in consumers’ purchasing power. That’s because as…

Toss a Coin to This Witcher – Meet Aleksandra, Our 29th Superhero

Bondora

The new year has begun, and what better way to ease into it than getting cozy, grabbing a hot beverage, and reading our latest blog post? Bondora loves remote work, and we welcome Superheroes from all over the globe to our multinational, cross-cultural team. Our latest Superhero joins us from Cracow, Poland. We are pleased…

2022 Origination and Investment Figures End on a High

Market & Pricing

Origination and investment figures ended 2022 on a high, literally. A total of € 16,107,253’s loans were originated in December, which is the highest figure for 2022! Similarly, investments also had their peak performance, totaling €16,050,542. Discover more details here: Investment by product November showed slight declines across all our investment products. Investors added just…

Most Loan Originations and Investments of 2022, a Portfolio Sale, & More!

Bondora

2022 ended strong with impressive numbers across our portfolios. December had the highest loan originations and investment figures, over €1M in recoveries, and more! Read more about the most important December statistics: In December, 1,500 new investors joined Bondora. Investors have earned more than €88M in returns on their total investment amount of over €713M!…

Easy Investing for Beginners: Your 2023 Quick-start Guide

Finance Tips

Starting your investment journey can be overwhelming. There are so many investment options to choose from. But how do you know which is best for you? In this article, you’ll find 4 main investment options with brief explanations, making it easier to choose the right one(s) for you. 4 Tried-and-tested investing options  There are many…

Employee Chats: Why Working at Bondora Is the Best

Bondora

‘Amazing company!’ ‘Challenging and rewarding’ ‘Great company to work for’ ‘One of the best’ ‘Company where your initiative is well appreciated.’ These are just some headlines you’ll see when you scroll through our Glassdoor profile. You already know we have many positions available, so today, we’re sharing stories of why our current Bondora superheroes love…

Returns Statement Fixed

Bondora

To keep our portfolio in top shape and generate continuous positive returns for our investors, we’ve sold yet another batch of old defaulted loans in Estonia. However, the system update after this sale caused a temporary reporting hitch that showed negative earnings in our investors’ statements for December 28 and 29. The good news is…