News Briefing - Crowdfunding, SME And Alternative Finance

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1.UK – AltFi

More fallout from the LCF affair, as reported by the Evening Standard and Money Marketing.

2. UK – P2P


P2P Finance News on a new executive hire:

3. UK – FinTech


The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance’s new index gets a sceptical welcome from Yahoo Finance.


“The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, a research institute at University of Cambridge business school in the UK, today launched the CBECI, an index that attempts to provide a real-time estimate of the total annual electricity usage of the Bitcoin network.”

4. US – FinTech / Regulation


Mondaq carries a piece on cyber regulation by a US attorney.

5. International - FinTech


Deal Street Asia reports: