Category: Research

A short discourse on LendingRobot Series’ loan selection algorithm

With the launch of LendingRobot Series comes our new model LRv2, aptly named to distinguish it from its predecessor, LRv1. LRv2 represents a significant improvement in loan selection over LRv1. In this blog post we’ll discuss the inner workings of LRv2, its differences to LRv1, and how it fits into LendingRobot Series.

The Multi-Armed Platform Problem

Or why pizzas and loans create the same conundrum… Our life as investors (or investment advisor) would be much, much simpler if we had no choice in the kind of assets we buy (but probably no ‘raison d’être’).

Platform Performance, Simplified

Since we’re constantly thinking of ways to help others understand Peer Lending returns, we’ve simplified our platform performance calculations to be more easily understood, more comparable to widely reported bond and stock market returns, and devoid of forecasts and estimations.