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Bondora Monthly Stats March 2024

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Welcome to our monthly stats post for March. This is your dose of insights into our growth and performance. It’s all the numbers, updates, and statistics you want to see in a brief but informative read. Grab your coffee, and let’s dive into Bondora Group’s March news and statistics. New Investors In March, 2,077 people…

🔴2024 Q&A Video with Bondora CEO

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Welcome to our 2024 Q&A with Pärtel Tomberg, the CEO and Co-founder of Bondora. Thank you for your interest and for sending in all your questions. Pärtel answered the most-asked ones. In this video, Pärtel talks about our plans to improve the current investor experience, his 5-year vision for Bondora, how we are building trust,…

2016 P2P lending industry trends by Bondora

Financial Well-being

The peer-to-peer lending market is looking for another massive growth from 2016, but before holiday season kicks in, we here at Bondora have decided to dig deeper to see what will be the underlying trends shaping the surging industry in the new year. Institutional money We have started to see first signs of institutional investments coming…

Portfolio Manager and dashboard get a facelift

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In October we launched our new dashboard and Portfolio Manager. Since then we have polished the interface according to your feedback and we are happy to reveal two improvements. Upgraded design of the Portfolio Manager We have replaced the slider with three separate sections of the risk-return choices. The design is much more convenient now…

Bondora has applied for full authorization from UK’s FCA

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In May this year, we received a peer-to-peer lending interim license from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). This means that Bondora has adopted the gold standard for Europe that is designed by authorities who are keen to promote and support alternative finance through clear and fair systems. The FCA implemented their regulations in 2014…

Investor talk with Jaak Roosaare

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Dear Readers. We are happy to launch our new investor talk series here on the blog, where you can read about the experience and investment philosophies of Bondora investors. First up is an Estonian Jaak Roosaare. What are you up to today? I consider myself mainly an investor and a financial author/blogger. I also help to…

AltFi Awards 2015 recognizes Bondora

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This year Bondora was honored with the Runner up award in Alternative Finance Platform of the Year (EU) 2015. “This award is proof of the hard work our team has been doing over the past years in building up a loan origination, credit scoring and servicing process that works across borders. We are also proud…

Bondora API Sandbox renewal

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Recently we announced the release of Bondora API (Application Program Interface) that has been up and running for testing. We received a lot of great feedback and in the end of this week we are planning to roll out an updated version of the API to fulfill the requests. We spoke with our Head of…

4 major benefits of the new Portfolio Manager

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EASY TO SET UP You can start investing in only two steps: first, select your desired target risk-return and second, agree to terms and conditions. The Portfolio Manager does the rest. CONTINUOUS INVESTMENT You now only have to set your Portfolio Manager up once and it will invest at your desired risk-return level. There’s no…

European alternative finance platforms comparison

Financial Well-being

Alternative finance investors have seen the number of European platforms grow exponentially in the past few years. From what began as a small niche disrupting the traditional banking sector, there is now an argument that alternative finance should be considered a new asset class in itself. Understanding the differences between alternative finance platforms in such…

LendIt Europe 2015 video: opportunities in continental Europe

Financial Well-being

Our CEO and founder Pärtel Tomberg was among the panelists at last week´s largest online lending event in Europe – LendIt Europe 2015. The panel was called „Opportunities in Continental Europe” and the video is now publicly available. Here is our summary of the key thoughts from the discussion: Institutional money is starting to flow into…