P2P Lender Prêt d Union Expected to Launch in Italy Soon

P2P Lender Prêt d Union Expected to Launch in Italy Soon
Charles Egly Prêt d'Union, a leading peer to peer lender operating in France, is expected to expand operations into Italy soon. First reported by TechCrunch, Prêt d'Union apparently will operate under the brand “You United Credit”. As TC points out …
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BNP Paribas and SmartAngels blockchain pilot targets Europe's growing
“The markets with the most notable growth trend are France, Germany, and the Netherlands,” states the report. An independent pan-European study, by the University of Cambridge and Ernst & Young, finds crowd and peer-to-peer (P2P) financing activity, …
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Minister of Economy Gives French Crowdfunding Sector a Boost
The Association of French crowdfunding platforms, Financement Participatif France, held the 3rd edition of its annual meeting called Assises de la Finance Participative on the 29th of March 2016. The event hosted at the Ministry of Finance gathered …
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Milberg LLP Announces Investigation of Proposed Sale of Hatteras Financial Corp.
… WebRTC Summit continues our tradition of delivering the latest and greatest presentations within the world of WebRTC. Topics include voice calling, video chat, P2P file sharing, and use cases that have already leveraged the power and convenience of …
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French media goes on the offense against ad-blockers
For newspapers, services like craigslist have been disastrous. Revenue from classified ads has all but dried up. For encyclopedia publishers the culprit is wikipedia, for academic journals: Google scholar, for recording artists and filmmakers: P2P …
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Brief: Australian Bank Auswide Offers Up $60M to P2P lender MoneyPlace & Takes

Brief: Australian Bank Auswide Offers Up M to P2P lender MoneyPlace & Takes
MoneyPlace, which was launched in October, provides loans of $ 5000 to $ 35,000 through its P2P platform. The new partnership between Auswide and MoneyPlace will have a 5-year deal to fund up to $ 60 million to assist the platform to grow its consumer …
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A Nano Drone You Don't Need to Register With the FAA
Its dimensions make it easier for the casual drone user to experiment with drone technology. ONAGOfly also emphasizes the social aspect of using the product: the nano drone comes equipped with P2P streaming and an app that lets user sync photos and …
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Will 'Lemonade' be the Uber of insurance?
While the aspiring P2P insurers aren't talking details yet, Schreiber tells Insurance Journal they hope to launch Lemonade within a few months, focusing strictly on consumers rather than businesses initially. Schreiber says Lemonade has recruited …
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The Questions Everyone Should be Asking P2P Lender CreditEase About Yirendai IPO

The Questions Everyone Should be Asking P2P Lender CreditEase About Yirendai IPO
… look at Yirendai's amended prospectus filed on November 23, I raise a few questions about the business that the information in the filing do not fully address while providing some additional perspective on Yirendai as one of the many players in …
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Lemonade brings in a sweet M seed for P2P insurance
Schreiber comes to the venture after having served as the president of mobile charging technology company Powermat. Wininger is well known for his mark on the internet marketplace as a founder of Fiverr. The company is based in New York City.
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Regulators Ready to Defog P2P Lending Sector
Sources close to the guideline-writing process say the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) will likely finalize rules for the nation's P2P service providers by mid-2016, a decade after the first P2P lenders opened for business. … Last July, an …
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How fintech is changing finance
“Both of their parent companies already have a wide customer base which will make it easier for the two new Internet-only banks to build their customer base.” However, Korea is not alone here. Increasing amounts of Asian non-bank players are entering …
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Online lender Prosper made $28500 loan to California shooter: source

Online lender Prosper made 500 loan to California shooter: source
NEW YORK Online lender Prosper recently made a $ 28,500 loan to Syed Rizwan Farook who, along with his wife, killed 14 people at a holiday party last week in San Bernardino, California, according to a source familiar with the matter. The Federal Bureau …
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Gorka Bilbao Joins Anti-Piracy Company AiPlex Intl.
AiPlex in fact guarantees eradication of 90% of unauthorized links, more precisely 99% elimination of online streaming sites, more of direct download and cyber lockers and 80% of links used by Torrents and P2P services, taking down 25%-30% of links …
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Tencent's WeChat extends payment services overseas
… the service — which links debit or credit cards to the WeChat Wallet, or even without a bank account if the user accepts cash from other users to make payment — allows WeChat users to send cash to each other, make P2P transfers, and pay for …
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Police raid home of rumoured Bitcoin founder
Until concrete evidence links a suspect to Satoshi's public key, or posts on the P2P Foundation, sceptics are unlikely to be satisfied. "These aren't foolproof methods of identifying him, but anyone who publicly stakes a claim to being Satoshi would be …
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Police raid home of rumoured Bitcoin founder
Until concrete evidence links a suspect to Satoshi's public key, or posts on the P2P Foundation, sceptics are unlikely to be satisfied. "These aren't foolproof methods of identifying him, but anyone who publicly stakes a claim to being Satoshi would be …
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