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P2P lending trusts look to overcome negative headlines

P2P lending trusts look to overcome negative headlines

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has been growing in popularity. The concept involves those with capital lending to those who need it, replacing the banks who have generally withdrawn from lending to individuals and small businesses since the financial crisis. In return, investors who lend receive a steady income, potential capital growth and a chance to disintermediate the banks. As such, it has a nice democratic feel.

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