Definition of 'peer-to-peer'
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China lacks a proper student loan system and growing demand has been met by peer-to-peer lending and other online services. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A peer-to-peer lender that champions the virtues of crowdfunding has had to abandon its own crowdfunding plan. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It says that too much focus has been placed on looking into online peer-to-peer file-sharing. Computing (2010)Did I say peer-to-peer lending is risky? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Experts said there are some new measures that will tackle peer-to-peer and hidden networks. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Technology is spawning new competitors in areas such as peer-to-peer lending and digital banking. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Average size of a peer-to-peer consumer loan. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is the only peer-to-peer site not to charge lenders any fees. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The peer-to-peer lender cuts out banks and puts savers in direct contact with lenders. The Sun (2015)We see some of that finding its way on to peer-to-peer platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Challenger banks and peer-to-peer lending are also helping plug this funding gap. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Savers can avoid banks by going to a peer-to-peer lender. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Their peer-to-peer online platform works by matching incoming and outgoing funds to cut fees. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So what checks should you make on a peer-to-peer platform? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Investors on peer-to-peer platforms are directly exposed to the risk of a default. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Banks can neatly sidestep this by lending indirectly to small companies through peer-to-peer platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This makes the peer-to-peer lenders nervous that the new sector might be hit by a fraud that could tarnish the whole idea. Times, Sunday Times (2012)BANK staff are snubbing their employers to take out loans through a peer-to-peer lending site. The Sun (2012)SAVERS seeking better returns could look into lending through a peer-to-peer site. The Sun (2016)Unlike angel investing, with peer-to-peer lending you would not own a part of the business. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There are now about 120,000 investors in peer-to-peer lending schemes and the number is growing daily. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The peer-to-peer lending platform has raised more than 6 million since its launch last year. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Called peer-to-peer lending, it matches borrowers with lenders over the internet. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Direct investments on peer-to-peer platforms will also be permissible in Isas. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Most of the growth is on peer-to-peer networks, but it is bleeding out on to the web. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is no suggestion of any wrongdoing on the part of any of the British peer-to-peer lending platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can change the settings on the iPlayer so that you are not always part of the peer-to-peer network. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It invests in consumer and SME debt from online peer-to-peer platforms. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A new advisory group will work with schools that are running peer-to-peer support networks, so this approach can be extended. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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