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December: Originations Topped €16M

Market & Pricing

In November, Bondora originations topped €20M for the first time in over two years. December, however, came in slightly lower, with €16,678,471’s worth of loans being originated. Despite this being less than the previous month, it’s still far above the average for 2021 originations, which is just below €12M. Country breakdown In December, originations decreased…

Fintech news update: Bitcoin, Unicorns and More

Finance Tips

The red-hot fintech sector continued to surge through the conclusion of 2021 and seems poised to carry its momentum through 2022. Let’s recap some recent highlights, including the growth of challenger banks and the farfetched plan to build a “Bitcoin City.” While the United States is home to the majority of fintech unicorns (60%), the…

Over €16M Invested in December

Market & Pricing

In December, we had a stable month regarding investments, despite declines from November. €16,511,772 was invested across the platform—an 18.6% drop from November. This is, however, the 3rd highest amount invested in 2021, which is a wonderful way to end the year. Read more: All four product categories decreased on the month: Go & Grow…

Bondora Recoveries Stabilize Just Below €1 Million

Collection & Recovery

After a booming September, where Bondora recovered more than €2.3 million in missed payments, these figures subsided in October. A total of €977,354 was recovered. Still, even as the total cash recovered dropped back down to earth, the number of recoveries grew over the month. A total of 70,876 missed payments were recovered in October,…

Secondary Market Activity Falls Again

Market & Pricing

For the second straight month, Secondary Market transactions decreased. While a total of €311,848 was transacted on the Secondary Market in September, transactions totaled €252,126 in October. Secondary Market transactions declined by 19.2% overall. Manual transactions, which accounted for 60.6% of all transactions, were lower by 31.1% on the month. Portfolio Manager transactions were higher…

Balancing Spending Today Versus Saving for Tomorrow

Finance Tips

One of the most difficult financial decisions we are routinely faced with is spending the money we have today or saving it for the future. Naturally, we all have a desire to spend money. It buys us the things we want, from furniture and food to houses, cars, and vacations. While you might want to…

New! Invest €1,000 per month

Bondora

More money, more investors More than 175,000 investors have invested over €500M, and those numbers keep on rising. But exponential growth isn’t our priority. We’re making sure our rocket ship remains sustainable. That way, our investors remain protected while still enjoying the benefits they know and love. Why a €1,000 limit is the magic number…

Go & Grow Portfolio Review: 2021 Q3

Bondora

For over 3 years, Go & Grow has been Bondora’s most popular investment product. Launched in June 2018, it now has over 139,000 satisfied investors. And there’s a good reason why it’s so popular: people were tired of trying to figure out complicated investment funds, and Go & Grow makes investing easy and fun. We’re…

Investment Boom in October

Market & Pricing

Make way for investments! Once again, Bondora investments jumped significantly higher. After hitting over €12 million in September, Bondora investment topped €18 million in October, coming to €18,125,134. This was a 49.1% growth rate month-over-month. It’s also the highest rate we’ve seen for the whole year. All four product categories were significant higher: Portfolio Manager:…

Half a Billion Euro Invested, a New Origination High, and more!

Bondora

October brought a variety of good news for Bondora. We reached a new loan origination high of over €18M. We passed the half a billion euros mark of the total investment on Bondora, and we recovered nearly €1M in missed payments. Read on to find out more about the must-know stats for October. In October,…

Engineers needed! Apply today →

Bondora

Bondora is going through an intense growth phase and expanding our teams to match our ever-increasing goals. We need exceptional Engineers and Engineering Team Leads to take our current and new products to the next level. If you’re excited about the prospect of joining a hyper-growth phase company that’s going to help people build better…

5 Easy Ways to Control Your Spending this Holiday Season

Finance Tips

The trees are throwing off their leaves, the colder weather is creeping in, and you know what that means… the festive season is around the corner! Before you know it, you will be making travel plans to see family, exchanging gifts, and eating festive meals. But the holidays can get expensive. So, before you get…