Today, for the third time in 6 months, Lending Club has raised the interest rates charged to borrowers.
When we created LendingRobot, we envisioned it as a ‘setup and forget’ service.
This article explains how we calculate returns at the portfolio level, and why we make a distinction between what we call ‘Current Return’ and ‘Forward-looking Return’.
While monitoring the performance of an investment is a universal requirement in finance, Peer Lending creates unique challenges.
The Peer Lending industry is set to celebrate its decennial anniversary in the US in 2016 (the first loan was issued in February, 2006).
As the year is coming to an end, we wanted to say one thing for all of our clients who use and trust LendingRobot with their peer lending investments…
Complaining about the pitiful returns provided by banks’ savings accounts has become a national pastime, but the truth is even worse than most people realize.
It is natural to want to measure the amount of money one makes from a financial investment such as Peer Lending.
We’re often asked to explain what is Peer Lending, and how it compares to savings accounts or the stock market.