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Manual Transactions Lead Secondary Market Activity

Market & Pricing

The Bondora Secondary Market transactions fell for the second consecutive month, down by 8.4% from February to €269,831. While total Secondary Market transactions dropped, there was a slight increase in Manual transactions, which totaled €186,824 in March. This brought the total share of Manual transactions to 69.2%—up from 63.2% in February. Portfolio Manager transactions were…

Are you ready for the next economic recession?

Finance Tips

If recessions were easy to anticipate, they wouldn’t be so devastating. But the truth is, economic recessions strike fast and hit hard, leaving many out of work and financially distressed as a result. And while the recent coronavirus-induced recession is seemingly coming to an end, that doesn’t mean you should rest on your laurels. Take…

Bondora launches pet investment platform

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Guess what? Your pets can now invest too! Today we’re launching Bondora Pets, the first investment platform for pets. How a-meow-zing is that? Now your furry friends can earn returns too! Just create an account for them on your phone, snap a selfie of your pet, and sign them up with their paw print. We’ll…

Monthly recap of published videos

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A recap of our videos in March 2021 In the month of March, we showed you how to update your personal details, everything you need to know about the KYC form, and where to find the tax reports. Bondora also celebrated a birthday! Keep reading to find out more. How can I update my personal…

8 things people don’t tell you about money

Finance Tips

Money. We all work for it, save it, and spend it. But do we really understand the ins and outs of how it works? Unfortunately, for most of us, our perception of money is skewed by pop culture and modern media, which rules our money habits and knowledge. Here are 8 things people don’t tell…

🙋Your top 5 questions in March – answered!

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Hi there, I’m Kairi from Bondora’s Investor Associates’ 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…

Meet our 8th Bondora Superstar: Julia Kolotova 🌟

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Welcome to another entry in our Bondora Superstars blog series! This month, we’re getting to know Julia Kolotova. She’s one of our .Net developers and our 8th Bondora Superstar. This series highlights Bondorians’ passion for what they do, why they love working at Bondora and other cool things you didn’t know about them. Let’s jump…

Bondora’s recovery numbers continue to rise

Collection & Recovery

After increasing by 2.5% in January, missed payment recoveries grew once again in February. A total of 70,327 missed payments were recovered over the month, 1.9% higher than the previous month. Thank you once again to our dedicated teams who make this happen! All stages of the recovery process saw an increase in the number…

Does building wealth mean you have to move?

Finance Tips

If this question ever crossed your mind, then you need to read this article. When talking about how to grow wealth, we often discuss how to lower expenses or increase income. This can include cutting out unnecessary spending or starting a side hustle to make some extra cash. But one thing that isn’t often brought…

Portfolio performance remains steady in February

Market & Pricing

Returns for Bondora originations remained steady in February, making it another month of consistent returns on the platform. This performance was led by increasing returns from Estonian originations. As always, country-specific performance charts are broken down by the number of loan issuances over the given period, with Orange representing < 50 loans, Blue 51-200, and…

Tobias Gillen: “This is how my first 5 years of P2P loans went”

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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. Hi, my name is Tobias. I am the founder and managing director of two German media companies. This includes the online magazine Finanzentdecker.de, which specializes in finance and…