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Find out how Bondora helped Janar make his dream home

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Welcome to our first ‘Borrower Stories’ blog post! Recently, we had the pleasure of interviewing a long term customer, Janar from Estonia, who took out a loan with Bondora to renovate his dream home. 1. Tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Janar, I am 37 years old and I am an electrician…

Meet Jens, a freelance consultant from Denmark

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Welcome to another post part of the exclusive investor stories! This month we had the pleasure of interviewing Jens, check out his story below. “I have 2 accounts running on Bondora. All are using the Portfolio Manager. Returns are 13% and 9%, so overall I am happy compared to other asset classes.” 1. Tell us…

Meet our investor Andreas, a retired CEO from Greece

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Over the past few weeks, we got in touch with some of our investors for some appreciated feedback and to learn more about people in our investor community. This week we’re publishing an interview with Bondora Investor Andreas Drimiotis from Greece, who was kind enough to give us a quick overview of his experiences on…

Investor talk with Tobias Mende

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Software engineer Tobias Mende spends his free time writing finance blog Der Finanzfisch where he covers topics like investment, personal development, productivity, financial education and marketplace lending. What is keeping you up at night? Spending time with friends or thinking about some difficult computer science problems. I am not that kind of person who worries…

Investor talk with Coen Barneveld Binkhuysen

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Dutch lawyer Coen Barneveld Binkhuysen has good insight into the peer-to-peer lending industry as he advises numerous clients and international platforms on a great variety of legal questions in this industry. Furthermore, he has been an active investor for many years now. What is keeping you up at night? Actually not too much. The first…

Investor talk with Kolja Barghoorn and Lars Wrobbel

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Our German investors Kolja Barghoorn and Lars Wrobbel are co-authors of the popular P2P investment guidebook “Investieren in P2P-Privatkredite” in German but for neither of the 31-year old men investment is not the first priority. Kolja runs a web video production firm and Lars works as an IT expert, while writing books, writing for a…

Inside Bondora – 7 questions with Kairo

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Dear readers. We are more than happy to put the spotlight on the people inside Bondora. We start to introduce you to our people who make things happen behind-the-scenes and who impact the global financial technology scene. First up is the always digital Kairo Kraaner. What do you do here at Bondora? I joined Bondora…

Investor talk with Martin Resch

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Martin Resch’s investment career has lasted over 30 years. His investments span from growing trees all the way to day trading and for the last 8 years a growing piece of his portfolio is going into P2P lending. Please give us a little hint about your background and what are you up to today?  Living…