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What's going on at Assetz Capital? These news articles, blogs and press releases will keep you up-to-date with what we're doing and what we think.

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Appropriateness Test

As many of you will know, there are changes coming to peer-to-peer lending as the industry adapts to enhanced rules published by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) earlier this year. These rules will come into effect on 9th December 2019. Whilst many of the changes will be subtle when using our platform, some of the changes will stand out.

- November 28, 2019

Great British Business Account Series 2 (GBBA2) & Property Secured Account (PSA) closure FAQs

We’ve closed these accounts to new investment to simplify the platform and create the best possible lending experience.

- November 13, 2019

Quarter 3 Investor Barometer Results

In this quarter's Investor Barometer survey, the majority of our respondents (68%) think it’s likely that we'll see a recession before the end of the year, regardless of the outcome to Brexit. In the event of a recession, 54% believe that the Bank of England will not offer negative interest rates.

- September 26, 2019

What does the rise in inflation mean for your investments?

Consumer Price Inflation goes above the Bank of England 2% target

- August 23, 2019

Your guide to a commercial mortgage with Assetz Capital

If you are a business owner wanting to own the space you operate from, or a commercial landlord looking to expand your portfolio, a commercial mortgage with Assetz Capital could be the solution you need to take your company to the next level.

- August 20, 2019

Refer a friend and earn £100, for a limited time only

At Assetz Capital we’ve always been driven by the principle of fairer growth for all, which is why we are offering £100 in our Refer a Friend scheme for a limited time only.

- July 17, 2019

Bank of England leaves rates unchanged and cuts growth forecast

The Bank of England has announced that it will be holding interest rates at 0.75% today, and lowered its growth forecast for the second quarter of 2019 to zero.

- June 20, 2019

Stuart Law comments on what the new FCA rules mean for the peer-to-peer sector

People have had their chance to grow their business to a decent scale.

- June 10, 2019

The impact of inflation on your tax-free returns

Whether you invest in Stocks & Shares ISAs, Cash ISAs or Innovative Finance ISAs, have you thought about the impact inflation could be having on your tax-free returns?

- April 30, 2019

An alternative choice for your ISA investment

The Assetz Capital Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) is a 'wrapper' that you can use with any of our Investment Accounts allowing you to shelter investments from tax whilst earning fair returns.

- March 27, 2019

Spring Statement

Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond has delivered his 2019 Spring Statement today, urging MPs to back the Brexit deal in order to lift the ‘cloud of uncertainty’ hanging over the UK’s economy.

- March 13, 2019

Introduce your friends and family to our updated 'refer a friend' investor offer

For a limited time only, your friends and family can take advantage of our new cashback offer and you can earn £75 in the process.

- January 9, 2019

Debunking some myths about peer-to-peer lending

With the seemingly complex nature of the peer-to-peer industry, misinformation is present in the public domain. Here, we debunk 7 popular myths surrounding P2P lending and help you to understand how Assetz Capital operates:

- January 3, 2019

Festive Opening Hours

We would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year from all the team at Assetz Capital.

- December 18, 2018

Refer a friend. What’s it all about?

At Assetz Capital we’ve always been driven by the principle of fairer growth for all, which is why we recently launched our Refer a Friend scheme.

- October 2, 2018