March 23rd, 2017

The survival of banks in the digital age

Antonio Lafiosca,

VC-backed Fintech companies raised $12.7B across 836 deals in 2016. Europe Fintech deal activity reached five-year high, rising 11% compared to 2015 and 124% compared to 2011’s total. Indeed, European VC-backed companies raised $1.2B across 179 deals. This success is …

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November 24th, 2016

Marketplace lending: what we can learn from the UK

Antonio Lafiosca, co-founder and CEO at

The trends for the future of marketplace lending are outlined in London, where it was born 10 years ago It is worth about 85% of the European market, it keeps growing (+ 99% in 2015, when it moved 1,490  billion …

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May 11th, 2016

Confessions of a Peer to Peer Lender

Livio Montesarchio, Marketing Specialist,

Or innovation explained over a coffee On the other side of the phone Alessio is listening carefully while I tell him that he might have found the solution he was looking for. He asks questions, replies “seems fair,” “fine,” “it’s …

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