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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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Assetz Capital celebrates International Day of Friendship with a £100 referral bonus

Peer-to-peer marketplace lender, Assetz Capital, is celebrating International Day of Friendship on July 30th by boosting the referral bonus on their refer-a-friend scheme, for a limited time only.

- July 22, 2019

Majority of investors doubt Bank of England’s interest rate prediction

  54% of peer-to-peer lenders surveyed are not confident in the Bank of England’s claim that there will be more frequent increases to the interest rate in the next two years, according to the latest figures from Assetz Capital’s Q2 Investor Barometer. 

- June 15, 2019

FCA confirms new regulations for peer-to-peer industry

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has confirmed new regulations for the peer-to-peer industry following a review of the sector.

- June 5, 2019

Assetz Capital adds dedicated private fund for institutional investors

Assetz Capital has added a new private fund for institutional investors, in collaboration with a specialist marketplace lending fund manager.  

- May 17, 2019

Investors overwhelmingly drawn to IFISAs and higher interest rates this ISA season

Almost half of Assetz Capital investors are planning to put the majority of their ISA investment in Innovative Finance ISAs (IFISA) this ISA season, according to the peer-to-peer business lender’s Q1 Investor Barometer.

- March 21, 2019

UK investors predict soft Brexit and reject second referendum

A significant majority of investors predict that the UK will ultimately leave the European Union with a soft Brexit or not at all, according to the Q1 Investor Barometer from Assetz Capital. A hard Brexit was foreseen only by the minority.

- March 11, 2019

Q3 Investor Barometer Results

The Assetz Capital Investor Barometer is a survey of Assetz Capital lenders. Over 29,000 savvy investors are signed up to the Assetz Capital peer-to-peer lending platform.

The survey discussed in this press release was sent out in August 2018. There were 910 respondents.



- October 17, 2018

Assetz Capital rewards investors with extended cashback offer

Peer-to-peer business lender, Assetz Capital, has extended its Christmas Crackers and Summer Holidays cashback promotion until 31st October*, enabling more investors to benefit from a seasonal 1% or 2% cashback bonus. 

- October 3, 2018

Assetz Capital names industry heavyweight as new chief risk officer

Peer-to-peer business lender, Assetz Capital, is bolstering its senior team with the appointment of Chris Macklin as chief risk officer. 

- September 18, 2018

Assetz Capital takes Tech Track title

Assetz Capital has been included in the 2018 Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100.

- September 18, 2018

Assetz Capital rewards investors with new refer a friend scheme and celebrates £50 million gross interest milestone

Leading peer-to-peer business lender, Assetz Capital, is launching a refer-a-friend scheme designed to reward its new and existing investors.

- September 18, 2018

Assetz Capital celebrates success with cashback offer

Leading peer-to-peer business lender, Assetz Capital, has launched a new promotion which rewards its investors with a 1% or 2% cashback bonus on newly lent funds.

- September 18, 2018

£50 million and counting for the Assetz Capital ISA

Leading peer-to-peer business lender Assetz Capital has announced that over £50 million has been invested into its Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) since its launch at the beginning of the year.

- August 15, 2018

Investors feeling economic stagnation

Against a backdrop of beleaguered Brexit negotiations, investors in the Assetz Capital platform are not hopeful of a national economic boost in the coming quarter, according to the Q2 Investor Barometer.

- June 29, 2018

Investors not holding their breath for a Bank of England rate rise

The majority of investors aren’t expecting the Bank of England to raise the base rate in the next three months, according the Q2 Investor Barometer from Assetz Capital.

- June 21, 2018