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News

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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Spotting Suspicious Activity

What should you do if you receive suspicious communication?



We urge you to remain vigilant and look out for any suspicious communications requesting information or payment. Please be cautious of any communications purporting to come from us, particularly if any factor is different (e.g. a different phone number, address, email, voice, instruction etc.). Please remember that we will never contact you unprompted to ask for your account details or security information and we will never ask you to disclose your passwords.

- February 11, 2020

Fraudsters create cloned website of Assetz Capital

Peer-to-peer bridging and development lender Assetz Capital has warned investors that fraudsters have created a cloned version of its website.

Peer2Peer Finance News - February 10, 2020

Assetz Capital lends £1.5m to Aspire Homes

Marketplace lender Assetz Capital has provided a £1.5m loan to Aspire Homes to fund the development of eight houses in Derbyshire.

Business Money - February 6, 2020

Banks hit by cash ISA transfer backlog

Banks are struggling to cope with requests from customers to transfer their cash ISAs to different providers, a peer-to-peer lender claims.

Peer2Peer Finance News - February 4, 2020

Varengold launches fintech hub in Berlin

Varengold Bank is launching a fintech hub in Berlin, to better serve current and potential customers in Germany’s capital.

Peer2Peer Finance News - February 3, 2020

Bank of England interest rate hold

Mark Carney gave the Bank of England a gentle goodbye kiss on Thursday, opting for the widely anticipated interest rate hold ahead of the UK’s exit from the EU.

UK Investor Magazine - January 31, 2020

Sea Hotel in South Shields makes a splash with refurbishment project

Marketplace lender Assetz Capital has provided a £1.15m loan for the purchase and refurbishment of a South Shields-based hotel.

Insider Media - January 30, 2020

Assetz Capital funds seven-figure deal for family-owned care home in Stansted

Marketplace lender Assetz Capital has provided a loan to Curaa to fund the acquisition of Broome End Care Home.

Healthcare Business - January 28, 2020

Assetz Capital hits IFISA milestone with £100m invested

More than £100m has now been invested through Assetz Capital’s Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), making up 23% of all invested funds on the Assetz platform.

Peer2Peer Finance News - January 24, 2020

Lanark pub set for transformation with £350k Assetz Capital loan

Marketplace lender Assetz Capital has provided a £350,000 refinance loan to The Crown Tavern pub in Lanark to fund a refurbishment and third-floor residential conversion.

Scottish Financial News - January 23, 2020

Great British Business Account Series 1 (GBBA1) & Green Energy Account (GEA/GEIA) FAQs

Great British Business Account Series 1 (GBBA1) & Green Energy Account (GEA/GEIA) FAQs

- January 17, 2020

Assetz Capital ‘considering’ 36H Group membership

Assetz Capital is considering joining Innovate Finance’s new 36H Group but has warned the P2P lending sector has to overcome a branding challenge first.

Peer2Peer Finance News - January 15, 2020

Assetz chief rules out purchase of FundingSecure loanbook

Stuart Law said that news of FundingSecure falling into administration was “unfortunate for the investors involved” but made a distinction between “larger, well-funded platforms” and smaller, “badly-run businesses”.

Peer2Peer Finance News - January 8, 2020

Seasonal Opening Hours

Season's Greetings from everyone at Assetz Capital

- December 23, 2019

Lender Certification

To use our platform investors, need to select a profile which best describes their experience level. Learn more about our new Lender Certification process.

- December 6, 2019

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