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Aleks Bleck: 3 Reasons Why You Should Start Investing Now

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Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the guest blogger and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bondora. If you’ve been playing around with the idea to start investing and improving your financial skills, then you shouldn’t wait any longer. Now is the time. Here are…

The Fintech News You Need to Know

Finance Tips

Let’s look at all the biggest headlines in the fintech world. The German challenger bank N26 continues to grow, Stripe and Klarna sign a new partnership that cements their influence in online payments, and Visa comes under fire from the US Department of Justice. Read all the latest fintech news here: The United States investigates…

Something(s) to Celebrate 🌟

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November is known to be the gloomiest month in Estonia. But as the days became darker, we Bondorians decided to focus on the bright side. Here are some of our recent highlights and milestone moments. Take a look to see what we’re celebrating. Over €500 million invested We celebrated an extraordinary milestone in October: we…

Aleks Bleck: 3 Reasons Why You Should Start Investing Now

Bondora

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the guest blogger and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bondora. If you’ve been playing around with the idea to start investing and improving your financial skills, then you shouldn’t wait any longer. Now is the time. Here are…

The Fintech News You Need to Know

Finance Tips

Let’s look at all the biggest headlines in the fintech world. The German challenger bank N26 continues to grow, Stripe and Klarna sign a new partnership that cements their influence in online payments, and Visa comes under fire from the US Department of Justice. Read all the latest fintech news here: The United States investigates…

Something(s) to Celebrate 🌟

Bondora

November is known to be the gloomiest month in Estonia. But as the days became darker, we Bondorians decided to focus on the bright side. Here are some of our recent highlights and milestone moments. Take a look to see what we’re celebrating. Over €500 million invested We celebrated an extraordinary milestone in October: we…

Bondora Originations Nearly Doubled in October

Market & Pricing

In October, originations nearly doubled! €18,291,824 was originated on Bondora, making October the second consecutive month of origination growth. This growth was led by the solid Finnish market and the continued reintroduction of Spanish originations. Country breakdown Compared to September, originations were higher by 48.7%, bringing the total value of loan originations to €18,291,824. Finnish…

Join the Bondora 10k celebration and win!

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We just hit 10,000 followers on Instagram! And we wanted to celebrate this milestone with you in the best way possible.For four days only, we’re increasing our Go & Grow payment limit to €10,000! From 26-29 November, you can now invest up to €10,000 net into your Go & Grow account. And, to make the…

Strong Increase for Bondora’s Origination Portfolio

Market & Pricing

Return rates for Bondora originations were strong in October. Returns for 2021 were higher than in September. Although previous months’ return rates were slightly lower, they still held strong above their target rates. Yearly performance The return for 2021 originations came in at 15.8% this month, up 0.4% from September. It’s also a solid 6.3%…

6 Financial Planning Tips for the Holiday Season

Finance Tips

For most people, the holiday season is an exciting time to enjoy the company of family and friends. People travel, go shopping, decorate their homes, exchange gifts, and host dinner parties. Whatever your tradition is, one thing is sure—it involves spending money. While celebrating the holidays is a wonderful custom, it’s crucial to ensure your…

Go & Grow account values explained

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Today, we’ll explain how we calculate the values displayed in your Go & Grow account. Keep watching to learn more. If you’ve made a withdrawal from your Go & Grow account, you may have noticed that the numbers in your account seem a bit off. But they’re not! With Go & Grow, all historical transactions…

Bondora Recoveries Stabilize Just Below €1 Million

Collection & Recovery

After a booming September, where Bondora recovered more than €2.3 million in missed payments, these figures subsided in October. A total of €977,354 was recovered. Still, even as the total cash recovered dropped back down to earth, the number of recoveries grew over the month. A total of 70,876 missed payments were recovered in October,…

Secondary Market Activity Falls Again

Market & Pricing

For the second straight month, Secondary Market transactions decreased. While a total of €311,848 was transacted on the Secondary Market in September, transactions totaled €252,126 in October. Secondary Market transactions declined by 19.2% overall. Manual transactions, which accounted for 60.6% of all transactions, were lower by 31.1% on the month. Portfolio Manager transactions were higher…