Adding crowdlending as new asset class

Crowdlending is one of the newer asset classes available to individual investors. Crowdlending enables individual investors to directly loan money to other individuals and small/mid-size companies. The basic idea is that one investor can give partial loans to a large number of borrowers and thus build a broadly diversified loan portfolio.

One of the pioneer platforms, and the biggest, is LendingClub.┬áIn December 2017, it had loans active with combined worth of over $8 billion. It has been existing since 2007, has over 1.5 million investors and over $28 billion borrowed historically. It is also a publicly listed company in New […]

By |2018-08-11T14:11:04+00:00January 29th, 2018|