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2019 ends with even more secondary market transactions

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December brought a significant jump in Bondora secondary market transactions, marking the second straight month of increased activity on the secondary market. A total of €899,113 was transacted in December, a jump of 14.2% from November. All three product categories were higher on the month, with manual transactions growing the most, up by 20.0% to…

Spanish originations signal promising growth

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Bondora ended the year with €16,208,785 in December originations, an 8.1% decrease compared to November. Points of note on the month were growth in Spanish originations and changes to Finnish duration and average loan amounts. Spanish originations come in strong Even with the overall decrease, Spanish originations grew on the month, up by 13.8% to…

Investments topped €15M over the festive season

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Over the holiday season, Bondora kept up with its originations, which totaled €15,972,966 in December. For the second straight month Portfolio Manager grew, this time higher by 8.4% to €2,007,383. Portfolio Pro also grew, up to €3,026,054. Meanwhile, it was Go & Grow which saw the only decrease in originations, lower by 13.7% to €10,785,295…

Budgets, debt, and the European Union. Find out the latest.

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The latest in European economic news While the Finnish government is confident it can balance its budget by 2023, the International Monetary Fund isn’t so optimistic. “The government plans to make the budget balance by 2023, in large part by boosting employment. But our view of likely growth and employment indicates the government would still…

Loan originations grew in Estonia in November

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Bondora loan originations in November did not eclipse their record-breaking levels in October, but still came in at a solid €17,640,846. Over the month there were some changes in origination data, especially in Estonia and Finland. Origination growth in Estonia, decline in Finland While total originations declined, originations out of Estonia grew by 15.1% to…

A slight increase of transactions on the Bondora secondary market

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It was another month of increased transactions on the Bondora secondary market. A total of €787,608 transacted on the secondary market represents a 2.8% increase compared to October. All gains in the secondary market came from Portfolio Manager transactions which were up by 23.5% to €337,554 on the month. Current Loans As usual, current loans…

Bondora tops €17M originations in November

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While Bondora didn’t reach another historic milestone for investments as it did in October, there is still much to be excited about by November’s funding totals. All told, €17,382,149 was invested on the Bondora platform in November across all funding products. The only category to see growth in share this month was Portfolio Manager, which…

Estonia signals promising economic growth

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The latest in European economics While the UK economy is drastically slowing, it hasn’t yet fallen into recession territory. After a shrinking GDP in the second quarter of 2019, Britain’s economy grew by 0.3% in the third quarter, staving off talk of a recession. The service sector performed well, growing by 0.4% on the quarter,…

AA-rated originations increase in October 2019

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The fourth quarter of 2019 started off with a bang for Bondora. With €20,835,710 in originations this month to 7,363 borrowers, Bondora shattered the previous monthly origination record set in September. Country Breakdown Estonian originations were the biggest contributor to the record origination numbers. Total originations in Estonia were up by 58.7% to €8,662,343. Spanish…

Secondary Market Stats: Manual Transactions Increase in October 2019

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Secondary market transactions were up slightly compared to September. There was a total of €765,863 transacted on the Bondora secondary market in October, up 0.8% from the month before. While both API and Portfolio Manager transactions were both down, manual transactions were up by 14.1% to €322,274. Current Loans In total, current loan transactions were down…