Europe's Leading Peer to Peer Secured Property Lending Platforms Enters Administration

Leading P2P Lending Platform Lendy Enters Administration

Click here for the most recent update (04 June 2019) The original article below is from 27 May. Lendy (not to be confused with Lendo – a Mintos P2P originator) has announced it has been forced into Administration. On court orders by the Financial Court Authority (FCA) on 24 May 2019, a restructuring agency has […]

Alternate Investments: African Rain Harvesting Ponds. Supporting Local Communities

Investing in Rain Harvesting Ponds in Africa

Call me crazy, but I have just invested in rain harvesting ponds in Africa. Wait, what? Isn’t half of Africa a desert, and currently in a drought? Yes and yes. Find out below why I invested in rain harvesting ponds in Africa, and how you can as well. The Problem Agriculture represents 75% of Somalia’s […]

Agrikaab Review (2019) – Agricultural Investments in East Africa

What is Agrikaab? Agrikaab (formally Ari.farm) is an agrifood startup enabling investment in agriculture in East Africa. The company was founded by Mohamed Jimale, a former nomad from Somalia. In 2010 Mohamed moved to Sweden as a refuge. In 2016 Somalia faced a terrible drought that impacted the lives of many nomads. The nomads lost […]

May 2019 Update – Investment Returns

This past month has seen my P2P investment profile return an average of 0.99%. This month my highest returns were through Envestio (+1.56%) Bondora (+1.48%) Mintos(GEL) (+1.44%). I would like to apologise for the lateness of this update. I have had family over for the last couple of weeks and have been travelling around Scotland […]