Just two peer-to-peer lenders have been authorised to offer the recovery loan scheme (RLS). Funding Circle and Assetz Capital are the only two P2P platforms accredited to offer funding under the government-backed scheme, out of 74 approved firms. In contrast, the coronavirus business interruption scheme – which preceded the RLS – included more P2P platforms […]
John has been in communications since graduating from Creative Communications at Red River College Polytechnic in Winnipeg in 1992. He launched one of Canada's first digital-only local news sites called Winnipeg First in 2007, which led to digital editor postings with the Winnipeg Free Press and Edmonton Journal. In 2012 he joined Bankless Times as managing editor, later becoming president and CEO. He and the Bankless Media co-founders completed a sale and exit in August 2021.