1.UK – P2P
News of an interesting venture between a P2P lender and a commodities outfit.
2. UK – P2P
More from the troubled P2P investment trust sector.
“HONEYCOMB Investment Trust and P2P Global Investments (P2PGI) have ended talks over a £1bn merger due to fears over the combined company’s exposure to troubled fund manager Neil Woodford.”
3. UK – AltFi
A seven year-old scandal as back in the news. Investors who lost over £100million when the Connaught Income Fund collapsed have slammed the Financial Conduct Authority for 'whitewashing' an independent review into what went wrong.
4. UK – AltFi
The human touch matters, according to a survey of alternative providers, where digital banks score low on customer satisfaction.
5. US – Equity
Notable start-ups, from Alleywatch.