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🙋‍♀️ Top 5 Questions in September – Answered!

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Hi there, I’m Lisette from Bondora’s Investor Relations team. Every month, we round up all the most-asked questions we received from investors in one blog post. You can find all the answers to these top questions right here. It’s just another way we provide first-class customer service.  Let’s go through the top 5 questions we received from…

Add money directly to your chosen Go & Grow account

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Did you know you can add money directly to your Go & Grow account? That means your money goes straight into your chosen investment account, and you don’t need to transfer it from Wallet. Keep watching to see how to do it. When using lightning-fast SEPA payments to add money to your chosen Go &…

Bondora Merch Giveaway!

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We know how much you love and want our blue hoodie, so we have decided to give away 3 SETS of Bondora merchandise! Read on to see how to enter: To make this giveaway even better for you, the set includes much more than just our hoodie 😉 There are 7 items in total! You could be…

Active and passive investing with Bondora

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Does Greater Effort Yield Greater Portfolio Performance? The data, charts, and models of the investing world often lead us away from a simple truth; the decision to become a passive or active investor is rooted in personality. Some investors enjoy the uncharted journey that is an active approach. Others, more focused on other areas of…

VIDEO: Weekly summary from Bondora

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WEEKLY SUMMARY FROM BONDORA Over the last week, the focus has been on our Portfolio Manager tool more than in the last few weeks. Performance of recovery process in Bondora – October 2016 Yesterday, we talked about the performance of principal recovery from our late payers. 3 of our 4 countries saw either an increase…

Weekly industry news roundup

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AROUND THE WORLD In India, The Economic Times discusses P2P lending as a fixed income generating investment with quotes from a couple platforms there. Staying in India, The Business Standard reports that Indian P2P lender Faircent is entering the market of secured loans. Faircent is adding some potentially innovative loan products including loans on gold or…

Updates to Portfolio Manager settings

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Last week we talked about how to get more out of our Portfolio Manager by using the various settings to customize it according to your needs. The customizable settings allow investors to execute their chosen portfolio strategy better, ensure that their money is invested and not sitting idle on their account (i.e cash drag). This…

VIDEO: Weekly summary from Bondora

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WEEKLY SUMMARY FROM BONDORA Over the last week we have seen some big announcements. Monthly origination summary – September 2016 We went over our origination summary to see how our loan volume looks last month. Estonia is still the biggest source for loan originations with 58% of all September originations. From Spain the originations amounted…

Monthly origination summary – September 2016

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September was a good month for loan originations. Bondora originated just over 2.6 million EUR in loans during the month. Below is the breakdown of originations by country and rating for the period of September 2016. Loan origination by country At 58% of all September originations, Estonia is still the biggest source for loan originations….

Weekly industry news roundup

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AROUND THE WORLD UK p2p lender Zopa successfully securitized a portfolio of their loans. The credit quality of the portfolio was good enough to get a AA- rating from Fitch. This is an important step in providing liquidity and secondary markets to all Peer lenders, but especially the European ones. More information on this important…

Get More Out of Portfolio Manager

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One of our best tools for helping investors on Bondora is the Portfolio Manager. It has some great features that allow you to get the most out of your investments. From the Dashboard, just click on the Portfolio Manager button like you see here: And you can help boost your returns through automatic investment. Pick…