News Briefing - Crowdfunding, SME And Alternative Finance

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1.UK – P2P

A look at the proposed new P2P marketing rules.

Peer2Peer Finance News emphasises lasting customer relationships:

The FT’s view invokes a much used metaphor from Game of Thrones:


2. UK – P2P

P2P Global Investments sells one of its biggest holdings.


3. UK – P2P

Zopa ups its security.


4. US – FinTech

Exchange developments in the US.

CoinFLEX, a physically delivered crypto futures exchange, recently announced it secured over $10 million in funding this year. Polychain Capital, a premier investor in cryptocurrency protocols and ...

5. International – AltFi

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has published guidance as to the application of regulatory requirements for payments on the blockchain for financial services providers under FINMA supervision. Specifically, the guidance addresses anti-money laundering (AML) and know your customer (KYC) rules.