Peter Renton has been providing a quarterly investment report showing the returns for his complete alternative lending portfolio in detail...
Peter Renton, Founder of Lend Academy and Co-Founder of LendIt shares his latest quarterly investment results; Renton earned an overall 5.01% return for the 2017 calendar year with his investments in LendingClub, Prosper, P2Binvestor, Peerstreet, Streetshares, AlphaFlow, Money360 and YieldStreet. Source
The Madden v. Midland case has been a closely followed case for over two years by the marketplace lending industry; bills are now being introduced to hopefully fix the ambiguity around the case; Lend Academy shares the history of the case and perspectives from Adam Levitin, professor of law at Georgetown University, Nat Hoopes, executive director of the Marketplace Lending Association, and Brian Korn, partner at the law firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips. Source
With fall approaching there are many conferences to attend for fintech professionals; Lend Academy shares a description of each conference as well as discount codes for attending some of the conferences; list includes FinovateFall, ABS East, OLPI Policy Summit, LendIt Europe 2017, Lend360, Money2020, American Banker's Digital Lending & Investing, AltFi Global Summit, IMN Investors Conference on Marketplace Lending, and Marketplace Lending & Alternative Financing Summit 2017. Source